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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Definition:  A child with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a child with an acquired injury to the brain caused by an external physical force resulting in total or partial functional disability or psychosocial impairment, or both, which impairment adversely affects the child's ability to receive reasonable educational benefit from general education.

Brain Injury in Children and Youth: A Manual for Educators 2013 -  (PDF)




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2013-2014 Regional Traumatic Brain Injury Level II Eligibility Training

(This is a one day training repeated on the dates above. Please register for the appropriate date/site)



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For more information, please contact:

Heather Hotchkiss
Phone: 303-866-6739

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