The Traumatic Brain Injury Team in PPS is a multi-disciplinary team, including school psychologists, speech language pathologists, teachers, motor team members and more. The team is available to consult with school teams around TBI issues, including assessment, management and supports. You can reach out to the TBI team to request support through this link.
The Oregon TBI Consulting Team is funded by a contract with the Oregon Department of Education to support students age 0–21 with TBI. The Center on Brain Injury Research and Training (CBIRT) leads the Oregon TBI team by working closely with the Regional Programs for Low Incidence Disabilities to provide statewide leadership, training and consultation, a website, library services, and other supports as requested.After receiving 40–50 hours of training and mentorship, TBI team members work within one of nine state regions under the leadership of their regional TBI liaison to consult with and coach school district personnel in knowledge-based and evidence-based methods to support students with TBI and their families.
CBIRT is a center under the office of Research, Innovation and Graduate Education (RIGE) at the University of Oregon. CBIRT conducts research and training to improve the lives of children and adults with traumatic brain injury (TBI). CBIRT’s research focuses on developing interventions to improve outcomes related to education, employability, and quality of life.Our training activities promote the use of best practices among educators and other professionals who serve individuals with TBI through web-based resources, research library, and the Oregon Traumatic Brain Injury Educational Consulting Team.
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