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National Concussion Day | UNDERSTANDING CONCUSSION

September 20 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm

Free

FEATURED SPECIAL GUEST

Clinton D. Pearman, M.S., CBIST, Ph.D. c

Clint is a Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainer with the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialist (ACBIS) and the Regional Education Coordinator for the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center base at the Intrepid Spirit Center, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton. He provides education and training on the prevention, diagnoses, treatment and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury to the military community, veteran population, and civilian community. He also directs the Warfighter Brain Health and Addressing Family Needs programs on Camp Pendleton.

UNDERSTANDING CONCUSSION

Please join us for an educational training geared towards human service employees, nonprofit leaders, and community members. This training will cover a variety of topics around the cognitive impact of trauma and injury, with a deep dive into supporting those who have served in the military.

AGENDA

11:30 AM—12:00 PM
Lunch and Registration

12:00—12:45 PM
Beyond the Basics: Cognitive, Somatic, & Emotional Impact of Brain Injury

1:00—2:15 PM
The 21st Century Veteran’s Brain 

2:30—3:00 PM
Community Resource Primer:
From Veterans Court to Crisis Response- There’s a Resource for That!

Snacks, teas, and waters are included.  Additional items can be purchased at Café Cultivate, located on site.

Please contact the Brain Injury Alliance of Arizona with questions, info@biaaz.org or call 602-508-8024

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Details

Date:
September 20
Time:
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Ability 360 Center
5025 E. Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
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Phone:
602-508-8024