ERIC Number: ED369241
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Community-Based Employment Following Traumatic Brain Injury.
Thomas, Dale F., Ed.; And Others
This collection of papers on vocational rehabilitation of persons impaired as a result of traumatic brain injury is designed to provide a resource for individuals concerned with community-based employment. The 11 papers include: "Training Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury for Complex Computer Jobs: The Domain-Specific Learning Approach" (Elizabeth L. Glisky); "Selection and Outcome Criteria for Community-Based Employment: Perspectives, Methodological Problems and Options" (Thomas Kay); "Neuropsychological Evaluation of Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury" (Lance E. Trexler); "Brain Injury Rehabilitation in Small Towns and Rural Communities" (James Malec and Dale F. Thomas); "Development of a Model of Community-Based Employment for Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury" (Dale F. Thomas and Fredrick E. Menz); "Behavior Management of Persons with Head Injuries in Community-Based Vocational Settings: New Challenges for Professionals" (Gary R. Ulicny); "Maintaining Work after Traumatic Brain Injury: Experiences from Two Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Programs" (George P. Prigatano); "Long-Term Case Management: A Rehabilitation System and Community Provider Perspective on Handling Crisis and Non-Crisis Problems" (Robin Ray and Nancy D. Schmidt); "Return to Work: Supported Employment for Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury" (Paul Wehman and others); "Developing Funding Policy in the Public Sector When Resources Are Uncertain and Where Competition Is Keen" (John H. Noble, Jr. and others); and "Public Policy for Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury" (Faith S. Kirk and George Zitnay, summarized by Fredrick E. Menz and others). (References accompany each paper.) (JDD)
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Community Programs, Computers, Crisis Intervention, Employment Potential, Financial Support, Head Injuries, Job Skills, Models, Neurological Impairments, Neuropsychology, Public Policy, Rural Areas, Supported Employment, Vocational Rehabilitation
University of Wisconsin-Stout, Publications Department, Menomonie, WI 54751-0790 ($21.95 includes shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ.-Stout, Menomonie. Stout Vocational Rehabilitation Inst.