Oftentimes, families have many questions and concerns regarding their child’s brain injury, and having a support system and informational resources can be helpful. The following resources can provide you with additional information.
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CA Brain Injury Association http://biacal.org
UCLA BrainSPORT Program http://neurosurgery.ucla.edu/body.cfm?id=1446
UCLA Brain Injury Resource Center http://neurosurgery.ucla.edu/body.cfm?id=621
American Academy of Neurology http://patients.aan.com/disorders/?event=view&disorder_id=1092
National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/tbi/tbi.htm
American Academy of Pediatrics http://www.healthychildren.org/English/tips-tools/Symptom-Checker/Pages/Head-Injury.aspx
Your child’s school district may also provide you with additional information about the special education services available to students with traumatic brain injuries.