Mild TBI are a public health issue due to increased awareness of the long-term effects, and sometimes prolonged recovery. Mild TBI can impact education, work, and overall quality of life. This study sought to identify patterns of cognitive-communication deficits in this group, and evaluate the effectiveness of individualized cognitive-communication treatment. Current cognitive-communication rehabilitation studies will also be reviewed for translational clinical implications and use.
develop evidence based assessment plans for cognitive-communication issues in Mild TBI/Persistent Concussion Syndrome.
choose evidence based intervention approaches and tools for Mild TBI/Persistent Concussion Syndrome.
integrate current research and Neuroplasticity Theory into assessment and treatment for MildTBI/Persistent Concussion Syndrome.