By Susan, Ed.D., NCSP Davies

The first e-book to target dealing with concussions from prevention to post-concussion go back to school

Concussions pose a significant and complicated factor for colleges – from picking out if a pupil could have suffered a concussion in the course of a college task to making sure that scholars clinically determined with this can effectively and successfully resume examine, game, and activities. this is often the 1st complete textual content for college employees, together with psychologists, counselors, and nurses, on coping with concussions in scholars, from prevention to post-concussion go back to college. With a spotlight that addresses concussions on and past the activities box, the ebook describes the best way to create and lead a concussion administration group at school and gives transparent, non-technical details on how concussions can have an effect on studying, psychological overall healthiness, and social-emotional functioning; instruments for school-based concussion overview; and directions for developing lodging plans in collaboration with the kinfolk, neighborhood, and faculty group.

The textual content courses key college pros in navigating the boundaries, process matters, wisdom gaps, and complexities in spotting and responding to pupil concussions. Case reports built-in all through each one bankruptcy characteristic a similar 4 scholars from aspect of harm to restoration. Reproducible kinds and handouts comprise signs checklists, a post-concussion care plan, a record of educational changes, and development tracking instruments.

Key Features:

  • bargains complete, useful details on concussion for faculty psychologists, counselors, and nurses

  • offers abilities in constructing and top a school-based concussion administration staff

  • Explains how concussions can have an effect on studying, psychological wellbeing and fitness and social-emotional functioning

  • deals instruments for school-based concussion review

  • contains instructions for developing symptom-based alterations to the training setting in collaboration with relatives, neighborhood, and faculty staff

  • comprises in-depth case experiences and handouts, varieties, and checklists

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