"Living with a Brain Injury - Challenges and Successes on Campus"
Sarah Beetch, M.S., OTR,Holly Darnell, M.S., OTR,Student-info to come,Student-info to come
General Teaching Topics
Monday, January 14th 2013
1 Hour, 50 Minutes
Current CSU students with brain injuries will share their experiences to increase your awareness and understanding about what challenges and struggles they face in higher education. What are the challenges in the classroom and within the campus community? What strategies and accommodations can be put into place to assist students with brain injury to be successful? How can faculty and staff best serve students to ensure their success? Attendees will participate in experiential learning activities to further foster their understanding of concepts and strategies.
Goals and Target Audience:
1. Increase awareness and understanding about what challenges and struggles faced in higher education by students with brain injuries
2. Increase awareness and understanding of the role faculty, graduate students and staff can play in these students' success
Target audience: Professors/faculty, staff, graduate students