2022.07.14 – Self Awareness after Traumatic Brain Injury (Recorded Webinar)

A David Strauss Memorial Clinical Lecture recorded webinar featuring Whitney Neal, Ph.D., CCC-SLP.

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Aired live on July 14, 2022. Includes 1 ACBIS CEU. 

Note: A certificate of attendance/ACBIS CEU certificate will not be available with the purchase of this webinar after July 31, 2025.

In this David Strauss Memorial Lecture webinar, Whitney Neal, Ph.D., CCC-SLP describes the presentation of self-awareness deficits in individuals with traumatic brain injury. The current evidence on treating impaired self-awareness in a rehabilitation setting will be summarized. 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify common characteristics of impaired self-awareness following TBI.
  2. Compare theoretical frameworks and terminology for discussing self-awareness in a clinical setting.
  3. Consider treatment strategies to address impaired self-awareness in their clients with TBI. 

Speaker Bio:

Whitney Neal, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, is a certified speech and language pathologist who has worked with traumatically brain injured and spinal cord injured individuals since 2014, most recently at Special Tree Rehabilitation System. She received her Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Wayne State University, specializing in self-awareness and therapeutic alliance during the cognitive-communicative treatment of TBI patients.