CE Circle members can attend this program for free.
To join the CE Circle, go to https://MIMHTraining.com/CECircle
Neurophysiological, Psychosocial, and Cognitive Linguistic Ramifications of Post-Concussion Syndrome
July 28, 2022 | 1:00 to 4:00 pm Central | Live On-line
Post-concussion syndrome occurs when individuals do not quickly recover from mild traumatic brain injury/concussion and symptoms become chronic over a lengthened period of time. These symptoms include neurophysiological, cognitive-linguistic, and psychosocial deficits and difficulties that negatively impact daily functioning. Depression and/or anxiety are present to a significant degree. As a result of these multi-layered processes, consideration of the assessments used for differential diagnosis is important. Training survivors to use compensatory strategies and completing interventions to maximize functional abilities will aid them in recovery and return to full participation in daily life activities.
At the end of this session, the learner will be able to:
Charity Shelton, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS
Charity Shelton is a speech-language pathologist with over 25 years of experience evaluating and treating swallowing, communication, and cognitive disorders in adolescents/adults with acquired brain injuries and degenerative neurological conditions. She is a seasoned speaker and regularly presents at local, state, and national events, conferences, and webinars. Charity is a Certified Brain Injury Specialist through the Brain Injury Association of America. She has published several peer-reviewed articles related to the treatment of cognitive-communication disorders in adults with brain injury. Charity is regularly involved in advocacy efforts and events, supporting adults with brain injury and their families.
1:00 – 2:00 pm
*Define post-concussion syndrome (PCS)
*Epidemiology of concussion and PCS
*Neurological correlates of brain injury & psychological, cognitive, and physiological deficits
*Introduction of case studies
2:00 – 3:00 pm
*Team approach to PCS care
*Evaluation, differential diagnosis of PCS
*Case study experiences
3:00 – 4:00 pm
*Treatment and intervention options for maximizing management and recovery of common symptoms of PCS
Missouri Institute of Mental Health
The University of Missouri-St. Louis, Missouri Institute of Mental Health will be responsible for this program and maintain a record of your continuing education credits earned.
The Missouri Institute of Mental Health will award 3 clock hours or 3.6 contact hours (.36 CEUs) for this activity.
National Board for Certified Counselors
MIMH is an NBCC - Approved Continuing Education Provider, No. 6339 (ACEPTM) and may offer NBCC - approved clock hours for events (or programs) that meet NBCC requirements. Sessions (or programs) for which NBCC – approved clock hours will be awarded are identified in the program bulletin (or web site). The ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects for the program.
3 clock hours are offered for this program.
National Association of Social Workers
This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886662054-xxxx) for 3 continuing education contact hours.
This training includes continuing education units (CEUs) that are supported by an accredited universityand accepted by professional licensing boards.
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