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Educational Rights Of Children With Traumatic Brain Injury - featured December 17, 2010

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Educational Rights Of Children With Traumatic Brain Injury

NB: This article is written for the parents of children who have Traumatic Brain Injury and related problems. We publish it here because we know that therapists like to give their client's caregivers as much information as possible.

Thousands of parents each year face unexpected difficulties associated with their child's return to school following a traumatic brain injury. Even a mild brain injury such as a concussion or whiplash can cause serious learning and behavioral impairments. Headaches, sleep, concentration, memory, vision, mood and irritability are but a few of the many continuing problems caused by head injury. The combination of the many thinking and emotional disorders caused by brain injury seriously undermine the ability to learn and fit in.

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Tags: Article SLP OT PT SLP School Psychology TBI Parental Involvement PI Psychology Newsletter. 17 December 2010