This free workshop will focus on the correlation of brain injuries and domestic violence. Participants will learn about the prevalence of domestic violence, brain injury and co-occurring condition, brain injury screening tools, and community resources.This workshop will benefit first responders, probation officers, parole officers, attorneys, corrections staff, judges, and law enforcement personnel.
Scheduled workshop speakers include:
- Sara Eliason, Prevention and Education Manager, Women’s Center for Advancement
- Matthew Garlinghouse, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Neurological Science, University of Nebraska Medical Center
- Peggy Reisher, Executive Director, Brain Injury Alliance of Nebraska
The workshop is conducted jointly by Brain Injury Alliance of Nebraska, University of Nebraska Medical Center Department of Neuropsychology, University of Nebraska at Omaha School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, and Women’s Center for Advancement–Omaha.
Workshop seating is limited. Advanced online registration is required. A light breakfast will be served.
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