This course will cover the incidence and prevalence of pediatric brain injury and how to address the needs pediatric patients may require. The training is geared towards anyone working with children or young adults.
The course contains four modules with reviews after each module and a final exam upon course completion.
- Explain the incidence, prevalence, nature of injury and predictors of outcome of pediatric TBI.
- Recognize cognitive impairments and academic needs of pediatric TBI patients.
- Recognize and give strategies for psychological and psychiatric needs of pediatric TBI patients.
- Explain the family and social impact of TBI on a pediatric case.