An estimated 2.8 million Americans sustain a traumatic brain injury annually, leaving them with an increased risk for behavioral health disorders. This six-part webinar series is an opportunity for community behavioral health professionals to increase their knowledge and skills in serving this unique population.
The webinars are approximately 45-50 minutes of presentation followed by Q&A. The speakers answer questions at the end of the presentations as time permits.
Click on the titles below to learn more about each webinar.
Traumatic Brain Injury and Neurobehavioral Health Outcomes: A Simplistic Overview of Complex Challenges
Eric T. Spier, MD, Inpatient Physiatrist, Brain Injury Program Medical Director and Outpatient Brain Injury Medical Director at Craig Hospital
Neuropsychiatric Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury
David B. Arciniegas, MD, Director of Research at Marcus Institute for Brain Health; Clinical Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at University of Colorado School of Medicine
Adapting Psychotherapy for Individuals Living with Moderate to Severe Brain Injury and Their Families
Lenore Hawley, LCSW, Brain Injury Counselor and Research Clinician at Craig Hospital
Improving Cognitive Outcomes After Traumatic Brain Injury
David Arciniegas, MD, Director of Research at Marcus Institute for Brain Health; Clinical Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at University of Colorado School of Medicine
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Co-occurring Mental Health Conditions
Lisa Brenner, PhD, Rehabilitation Psychologist; Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Psychiatry & Neurology at University of Colorado; Director of Veterans Affairs, Rocky Mountain Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center
Neuropsychological Assessment and Treatment Planning
Bibi Stang, PhD, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Brain Injury Program at Craig Hospital
These activities are provided jointly by Medical Education Resources and Craig Hospital. Physician Credit: Each of these activities has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Medical Education Resources (MER) and Craig Hospital. MER is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: Medical Education Resources designates each of these live activities for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in each activity. Nursing Credit: Medical Education Resources is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Each of these CE activities provides one (1) contact hour of continuing nursing education. Medical Education Resources is a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 12299, for one (1) contact hour. Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest: It is the policy of Medical Education Resources to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. In accordance with this policy, MER identifies conflicts of interest with its instructors, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of an activity. Conflicts are resolved by MER to ensure that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in a continuing education activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.
RECORDED WEBINAR AVAILABILITY
Please check each respective webinar webpage for a link to the recording. A playlist of all videos is available here. Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits and certificates of participation were provided only to those who attended the live webinars and are not available for those who view the recordings.
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ABOUT CRAIG HOSPITAL
Craig is a world-renowned hospital and research center specialized in the care of people who have sustained a spinal cord and/or a brain injury. Located in Englewood, Colorado, Craig is a 93-bed, private, not-for-profit care facility providing a comprehensive system of inpatient and outpatient medical care, rehabilitation, neurosurgical rehabilitative care, and long-term follow-up services. Half of Craig's patients come from outside of Colorado. Craig has been ranked as a top 10 rehabilitation center by U.S. News & World Report for 31 consecutive years. Craig received the NDNQI® award in 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 for the highest quality outcomes in nursing care in a rehabilitation facility. Craig also received its 3rd recognition for excellence in nursing by the American Nurses Credential Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program® in 2015. The 2015 recognition ensures Magnet designation until the year 2020. Craig was voted by employees as a "Top Workplace" in the Denver Post in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018 and was ranked in the top 150 places to work in healthcare by Becker's Healthcare in 2014. For more information visit craighospital.org