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Educational Opportunities for Professionals
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance provides training opportunities for the professionals who support persons affected by brain injury and free or low-cost education opportunities for all people affected by brain injury, including family and friends. Continuing Education credits can be provided for more training opportunities.
Brain Injury Basics
- Brain Injury Basics: Introduction to Brain Injury
Participants will be able to describe basic facts about the brain and brain injury, living with a brain injury and its effects. Participants also will be able to interpret information about many brain injury resources.
Brain Injury Basics: Introduction to Brain Injury will be held on June 27, September 26, December 19, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m.
- Brain Injury Basics: Adjustment to Brain Injury
Participants will be able to describe the life changes that occur with brain injury, including: the process of adjustment, emotional aspects of changes and adjustment challenges for individuals with brain injury and their loved ones.
Brain Injury Basics: Adjustment to Brain Injury will be held in 2013: July 25 and October 24, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m.
- Brain Injury Basics: Caregiving
Participants will be able to describe how brain injury not only impacts the person who sustained the injury, but also all individuals in their lives; how caregivers play an important role in enhancing quality of life and promoting adjustment to life after brain injury through their caregiving; and how to support the individual with brain injury and their caregiver.
Brain Injury Basics: Caregiving will be held on May 30, August 22, November 21 from 6 to 8 p.m.
If you require a reasonable accomodation to access classes with the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance, please contact us two weeks prior to the class and specify your need. Curriculums are recommended for persons 18 years and older.
Click here to register for upcoming education opportunities or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442.