VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY

Center for Rehabilitation Science and Engineering

Study Information

Title: 
An acute neurobehavioral program for improving functional status after TBI


Funding source: 
National Institutes of Health


PI: 
Janet Niemeier


Contact: 
Janet Niemeier
jniemeier@mcvh-vcu.edu
(804) 828-9867


Description: 
The benefits of learning about brain injury early in the recovery process for patients with TBI who are receiving inpatient rehabilitation are examined. Participants will be placed either in the group that receives the 10 sesion edicational method, or the group that receives 10 sessions to watch videos of ones choice, some of which are about brain injury.