Online Courses & Modules

Accommodating the Symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

The Ohio Valley Center for Brain Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation offers this web-based training module for service providers http://ohiovalley.org/informationeducation/accommodatingtbi/index.cfm

The training booklet was customized for use in Nebraska with permission. 

Accommodating the Symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injury

 

Brain Injury Association of America

• Fundamentals Certificate-new training for certificate program for non-licensed direct care staff and individual caregivers: 

https://www.biausa.org/professionals/acbis/acbis-fundamentals/acbis-fundamentals

• Certified Brain Injury Specialist (CBIS):

 https://www.biausa.org/professionals/acbis/certified-brain-injury-specialist/cbis-information-eligibility

 

Brain Injury Services Tool Kit

With support from the Council and Nebraska VR, the Nebraska Association of Service Providers (NASP) offers free materials for service providers to use in serving individuals with brain injury.

http://neserviceproviders.org/health-and-human-services-news/brain-injury-services-toolkit-available/

 

Concussion Recognition and Management

Six modules for Nebraska licensed health care professionals are a comprehensive overview and guide for best practices in concussion recognition and management to help ensure that every child sustaining a concussion in Nebraska is managed according to current best practices. Resources included.

http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/ConcussionManage/PageFiles/cr00.html

 

Nebraska Traumatic Brain Injury Online Training

Made available by the Council and Nebraska’s federal TBI grant, four no cost training courses address the causes, symptoms, and treatment of TBI (traumatic brain injury). Resource list included.

http://tbitraining.nebraska.gov/​

Provider training manual:

Provider Training Manual October 2018

 

OSU TBI-ID for Clinical Professionals

The Ohio State University Traumatic Brain Injury Identification Method (OSU TBI-ID) is a standardized procedure for eliciting a person’s lifetime history of TBI via a 3-5 minute structured interview. This training is free, along with additional TBI screening resources for professionals.

http://ohiovalley.org/tbi-id-method/

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The Brain Injury Advisory Council is sponsored by Nebraska VR.

This project was supported, in part by grant number 90TBSG0036-01-00, from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.