Brain Injury Training
"Educating Students with Brain Injuries:
Strategies, Tools and Resources for Teachers, Therapists and Families"
August 13 and 14, 2013 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Conference Presenter: Marilyn Lash, M.S.W. has worked as a social worker, clinician, researcher and educator in her career which includes over 35 years in rehabilitation, educational and community settings. As President of Lash and Associates Publishing/Training, Inc. in North Carolina, she is author of many manuals, workbooks and tip cards on the effects of acquired and traumatic brain injuries in children and youth. As a consultant to school systems, she focuses on the cognitive, behavioral and social impact of trauma to a student's developing brain and provides tools and strategies for practical application by educators in the classroom. In addition to the educational needs of students with brain injury, she addresses the emotional needs of parents for support and communication following the onset of their child's disability and special needs.
Included in your registration fee are valuable TBI resource for you to take home. Registration is limited, so register now!
Continuing Education Credits: The conference planners are applying for 1 hour of graduate credit for this conference. You will be able to apply for the graduate credit at the conference.
Time: The conference will run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Day 1 - August 13, 2013 and from 8:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. on Day 2 - August 14, 2013.
Intended Audience: Educators, Parents, Speech Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Psychologists, Counselors Social Workers, and Early Childhood Personnel.
People with Disabilities and Their Families: The South Dakota Council on Developmental Disabilities has funds available to assist people with developmental disabilities and/or their family members to attend in-state conferences, training events, committees, and other similar activities. For more information, visit the South Dakota Council on Developmental Disabilities web site.