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Neuropsychiatry of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

 

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This section brings together free in-depth Continuing Education resources for the Professional community concerned with trauma.

Neuropsychiatry of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

  • Date Created: 04/ 8/2009
  • Time to Complete: 1 hour
  • Credits: ANCC, APA, ASWB, CA BBS
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Course Series: PTSD 101

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Neuropsychiatry of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Author(s):

Robin A. Hurley, MD, FANPA

Description

The course, "Windows to the Brain: Neuropsychiatry of TBI," examines the functional anatomy of emotion, memory, and behavior circuits, using graphics and figures. The author discusses types of injuries and common functioning deficits, as well as prevalence rates of TBI in OEF/OIF veterans. A discussion of PTSD and TBI is also provided, as well as an overview of assessment and treatment.

Goals and Objectives

  1. Describe the functional anatomy of emotion, memory, and behavior circuits
  2. Report common functioning deficits in civilian brain injury
  3. Describe up-to-date assessment and treatment of TBI

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