Brain Injury Association of Missouri
Survivor and Family Regional Seminars
Information for understanding and living with brain injury.
March 23rd, 2019
8:15am – 4:00pm
Catherine McAuley Center
Mercy Hospital Springfield
1235 E. Cherokee, Springfield, MO 65804
At Ransin Injury Law we would like your help in sharing this wonderful event to our community. This is 100% FREE to the public. Below is the seminar agenda for March 23rd, 2019 in Springfield, Missouri.
Program Agenda 2019 8:15 am – 4:00 pm
Brain Injury 101
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Pre-seminar session for individuals and families recently impacted by brain injury
or years post-injury with unanswered questions.
Understanding and Coping with Sensory Overwhelm
9:45 am – 10:45 am
Learn how your thoughts, actions, beliefs and experience of sensations are related, and ways
to cope when sights, sounds, smells, tastes and textures feel like too much.
11:00 am – 11:45 am
- What is Neuropsychology: Discover how a neuropsychological evaluation can be beneficial for you or a loved one.
- Brain Injury and Depression: How brain injury correlates to depression, options for treatment and recommendations for coping skills.
Lunch Break – Included with Registration
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Improving Memory and Other Thinking Skills After Brain Injury
11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Suggestions for working on memory in the home and community settings.
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
- Moving Forward – Developing Your Winning Team: Identify natural supports and assistance within your community to help you reach your goals.
- Exercising Your Brain: Join us for a fun activity that teaches movements to assist with concentration and cognition.
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Facilitated discussions to encourage sharing of experiences of life with brain injury.
There will be one group for persons with brain injury and one for family and friends.
Register Online Now or call 800-444-6443.
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