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2277 Highway 36 West, Suite 200 Roseville, MN 55113-3830
Phone: 612-378-2742
Toll Free: 1-800-669-6442
Fax: 612-378-2789
E-Mail:info@braininjurymn.org
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


2018 Consumer and Family Conference

Consumer and Family Conference
Journey to Wellness: Body. Balance. Being.
Saturday, October 20
1 to 4 p.m.
New Life Presbyterian Church
965 Larpenteur Ave W, Roseville, Minnesota

This free conference is an opportunity for individuals with brain injury, family members and loved ones to participate in workshops and sessions that focus on innovations in the world of brain injury care, therapy and rehabilitation.

Event Schedule

  • 12:30 - 1:00 p.m. – Attendee Registration, time with vendors
  • 1:00 - 1:30 p.m. – Public Policy Updates
    Public Policy Department, Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance

  • 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. – Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) after TBI: How to Identify It
    Robert L. Karol, Ph.D, LP, ABPP-RP, CBIST, President of Karol Neuropsychological Services & Consulting
    This presentation will highlight the types of histories that should flag the provider to inquire about PTSD and explain the signs and symptoms that can indicate the need for further evaluation and treatment.

  • 2:30 - 2:45 p.m. – Break and Time with Vendors
  • 2:45 - 3:45 p.m. – Hiking to the Top of Mt TBI
    Holly Kostrzewski, MPH, TBI Survivor
    Holly will describe her experience living with a seizure disorder, embracing a positive attitude, and managing life with a TBI.

Registration
There is no cost for this conference. To register, please call our offices at 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442 by October 17. Any requests for reasonable accommodations must be received by October 10.

Presented with support from Hennepin Healthcare.