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2019 Traumatic Brain Injury Conference

Event Date(s): 

Monday, April 15, 2019 to Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Event Time: 

2:00 PM
PST

Location: 

Double Tree Inn Spokane City Center

Resilience and Advocacy, The Journey Together

Register Here
Please join us this year in a new location, Double Tree Inn, Spokane City CenterGraphic depicting raised hands the color of rainbows

   Address: 322 N Spokane Falls Ct, Spokane, WA 99201

   Phone: (509) 455-9600

   Check back in the next few days for a link to the registration page.

Sponsors:
DSHS, WA State TBI Strategic Partnership Advisory Council

Conference partners include:
Brain Injury Alliance of Washington, Brain Energy Support Team, Headstrong, Brainworks, Department of Veterans Affairs

Cost:
Conference Registration is $175
Conference costs include:

  • Breakfast, Lunch and refreshments April 16
  • Resource Fair to highlight TBI services, programs, and resources
  • CEUs for Certified Rehabilitation Counselors, Certified Case Managers and Long Term Care Workers (DSHS)
  • A limited number of scholarships will be available for individuals with TBI and/or unpaid caregivers of individuals with TBI. Scholarship Applications will be available in February 2019 and will be offered at the discretion of the conference planning committee.
  • Registrations for paid participation will begin in early March 2019.

Workshop topics include:
• TBI 101: Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury
• Yoga, Art therapy and Massage
• Women and Service/Military Related issues: domestic violence, trauma
• Survivors who succeed and now advocate for others
• Sports concussion protocols
• Starting up and Running a Support Group
• How Assistive Technology can help you
• Transitioning to Independence
• Telehealth
• Screening for TBI
• Supported Housing for Neurobehavioral Issues
• Evidenced Based Practices
• Suicide Prevention
• Department of Corrections TBI Project
• The Trueblood Lawsuit settlement and what it means

Save the Date flyer can be found here