Acquired Brain Injury
An acquired brain injury is one you are not born with. It can occur as a result of an event such as an accident or health event such as a stroke. Any damage to the brain can impair some of its functions, this will depend on the type, severity and location of the injury.
What is acquired brain injury.
Behavioural and cognitive effects of brain injury.
Emotional and physical effects of brain injury.
Rehabilitation and care settings.
Supporting someone with a brain injury.
Understand the basic structure of the brain.
Understand what acquired brain injury is.
Understand the effects acquired brain injury has on the individual.
Identify the different care settings available.
Know how to support an individual with Acquired brain injury.