Download Managing Concussions in Schools: A Guide to Recognition, by Susan, Ed.D., NCSP Davies PDF

By Susan, Ed.D., NCSP Davies

The first publication to target coping with concussions from prevention to post-concussion go back to school

Concussions pose a significant and complicated factor for colleges – from deciding on if a pupil could have suffered a concussion in the course of a faculty task to making sure that scholars clinically determined with this situation can competently and successfully resume examine, sport, and activities. this is often the 1st entire textual content for college employees, together with psychologists, counselors, and nurses, on handling 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 e-book describes how you can create and lead a concussion administration group in class and gives transparent, non-technical details on how concussions can have an effect on studying, psychological healthiness, and social-emotional functioning; instruments for school-based concussion evaluation; and instructions for developing lodging plans in collaboration with the relatives, neighborhood, and college workforce.

The textual content courses key institution execs in navigating the boundaries, process concerns, wisdom gaps, and complexities in spotting and responding to pupil concussions. Case experiences built-in all through each one bankruptcy characteristic an analogous 4 scholars from aspect of damage to restoration. Reproducible types and handouts comprise symptoms checklists, a post-concussion care plan, a list of educational changes, and development tracking instruments.

Key Features:

  • bargains entire, useful info on concussion for faculty psychologists, counselors, and nurses

  • offers abilities in constructing and major a school-based concussion administration crew

  • Explains how concussions can impact studying, psychological future health and social-emotional functioning

  • bargains instruments for school-based concussion overview

  • comprises instructions for growing symptom-based alterations to the training surroundings in collaboration with relatives, neighborhood, and college staff

  • contains in-depth case reviews and handouts, types, and checklists

Show description

Read Online or Download Managing Concussions in Schools: A Guide to Recognition, Response, and Leadership PDF

Similar neuropsychology books

That's the Way I Think: Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and ADHD Explained

Many folks with dyspraxia and dyslexia even have ADHD. This totally revised version of David Grant’s thought-provoking, insightful publication develops our figuring out of particular studying transformations and considers the additional demanding situations offered through those overlapping stipulations. New sections discover psychological imagery [visualisation] and synaesthesia, allowing the reader to realize a fuller knowing of the sensory reports and recommendations of people with particular studying transformations.

Mild Cognitive Impairment: International Perspectives (Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition)

Gentle Cognitive Impairment (MCI) has been pointed out as a massive scientific transition among general getting older and the early phases of Alzheimer's affliction (AD). on account that remedies for advert are probably to be most advantageous early throughout the affliction, MCI has develop into a subject of significant value and has been investigated in numerous populations of curiosity in lots of nations.

Die Geheimnisse unseres Gehirns (German Edition)

Möchten Sie die Leistungen bzw. Fehlleistungen des Gehirns besser verstehen? Alan Lieury wirft in bekannt lehrreicher und amüsanter Weise interessante Fragen über die Funktionsweise unseres Gehirns auf. Diese beantwortet er anhand von über eighty anschaulichen kurzen und prägnanten Aha-Experimenten aus dem Bereich der kognitiven Psychologie und zieht daraus jeweils ein Fazit.

Wyllie's Treatment of Epilepsy: Principles and Practice

Wyllie's therapy of Epilepsy: rules and perform, sixth version presents a huge, distinctive, and cohesive evaluation of seizure issues and modern treatment plans. Written via the main influential specialists within the box and carefully up-to-date to supply the most up-tp-date content material, Wyllie’s therapy of Epilepsy assists neurologists and epilepsy experts, neurology citizens and fellows, and neuropsychologists in assessing and treating their epileptic sufferers with the newest remedies.

Extra resources for Managing Concussions in Schools: A Guide to Recognition, Response, and Leadership

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.99 of 5 – based on 38 votes