Acquired brain injury leads to significant changes in cognition, emotion, behavior and experience of self and others. This course focuses on these changes in relation to brain systems and the psychosocial context. Key disorders such as aphasia, amnesia, and neglect are explored as regards brain-behavior relationships. Emphasis is placed on case studies to explore the complex and integrative aspects of key disorders and treatment challenges. Research perspectives are included to address key elements in rehabilitation.
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Pre-Medicine / Health Science