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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) / Concussion

The following professionals are considered qualified to evaluate and diagnose brain injuries:

  • Licensed neuropsychologist
  • Primary care physician
  • Physician (M.D.) specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of TBI

Documentation should also include the following information:

  • Information on the type of acquired/traumatic head injury
  • Information on cognitive ability including discussion of strengths and impact of condition(s) in the postsecondary environment
  • Information on speech, language and communication ability including discussion of strengths and weaknesses
  • Information on executive functioning including memory, concentration, attention and discussion of strengths and impact of condition(s) in the postsecondary environment
  • Information on academic achievement including reading, writing, math, oral language and discussion of strengths and impact of condition(s) in the postsecondary environment

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