The 17th Annual Pacific Northwest Brain Injury Conference 2019
36th Annual BIAOR Conference
Living With Brain Injury
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel, Portland OR
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Pre-Conference Workshop Thursday,
March 7 8:00 – 5:00 pm
Brain Injury Fundamentals Certification Training and Exam
New ACBIS Certification Program – Brain Injury Fundamentals Certification Developed by experienced clinicians and rehabilitation professionals, Brain Injury Fundamentals is an all-new training and certificate program designed to address the unique needs and challenges of those who care for or encounter individuals with brain injury. This includes non-licensed direct care staff persons, facility staff, family members and friends, first responders, and others in the community. The mandatory training course covers essential topics such as: · Cognition · Guidelines for interacting and building rapport · Brain injury and behavior · Medical complications · Safe medication management · Families coping with brain injury
CBIS 2 Day Training
March 8-9 8 am - 6 pm
Understanding Brain Injury and Managing Behavioral Challenges Following Brain Injury and
ACBIS National Certification Training
The Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS) offers a voluntary national certification program for both entry-level staff and experienced professionals working in brain injury services. ACBIS provides staff and professionals the opportunity to learn important information about brain injury, to demonstrate their learning in a written examination, and to earn a nationally recognized credential. Certification is not restricted to any one profession or discipline. Rather, it is intended for anyone who delivers services specific to brain injury.
Certification is based on a comprehensive training textbook that covers the following topics:
- Health and medical management
- TBI and diagnostic imaging
- Medical, physical, cognitive, neurobehavioral, and psychosocial consequences of injury
- TBI in pediatrics and adolescents, as well as aging with a brain injury
- Concussions and mTBI, as well as disorders of consciousness
- Rehabilitation philosophy, outcome measurement, and care management
- Effect of injuries on families
- Cultural, gender, and sexuality issues
- Military populations
- Participation and return to work
Cost of participation:
$700 - includes training, book, exam fee and one year BIAOR professional-level member pay online now.
$350 for Participation CBIS training and lunch only (does not include book - add Book total $550 ) pay online now.
Join us for this comprehensive training, and gain your national certification in Brain Injury, with support through BIAOR. For more information on the training
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