University of Toedo Psychiatry Grand Rounds Series
DATE OF ACTIVITY: Thursday, December 13, 2012
TIME OF PRESENTATION: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
LOCATION: University of Toledo HSC Heath Ed Building -room # 105
PRESENTER:Joan A. Lawrence, Ph.D., Department of Psychology/Neuropsychology Services, Community Hospital and Wellness Centers
TITLE OF PRESENTATION: “Traumatic Brain Injury and Substance Abuse”
TARGET AUDIENCE:Physicians, Residents, Psychologists, Nurses, Social Workers, & Counselors
1. Identify the risk relationship between TBI and substance abuse.
2. Recognize the effects of substances on the injured brain
3. Recognize the commonalities of cognitive, behavioral and emotional. consequences of TBI, substance abuse and the combination of both.