PHD/OHD/TBI Community of Practice

Bemidji MN, 56601

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PHD/OHD/TBI Community of Practice
  • Providing District: Regions 1 and 2
  • Campus: BRIC
  • Room/Building: Conference Room
  • Fee: $0
  • Lunch/Dinner: On your own
  • Event Date:: Feb. 3, 2020, 9 a.m.
  • Occupancy 7
  • Facilitator: Nicole Eck

There will be a TBI/PHD/OHD community of practice meeting on February 3, 2020 at the BRIC office from 9:00 - 3:00. Lunch will be on your own. 

The agenda includes: 

Morning Keynote Topic: Understanding and Using Neuropsychological Evaluations

Speaker: Dr. Robert L. Karol, Ph.D., LP, ABPP-RP, CBIST


     Dr. Karol is Board Certified by the American Board of Professional Psychology, ABPP, as a Rehabilitation Psychologist and is certified by the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialist, ACBIS, as a Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainer. He received the American Psychological Association Rehabilitation Division Lifetime Practice Excellence Award in 2015 for excellence in clinical practice and contributions to the field of rehabilitation psychology. He also received the Cifu Lecturer Award for distinguished contributions to the field of brain injury from the VCU School of Medicine. He was elected to the MN Academy of Medicine in 2017.

     Dr. Karol is President of a group private practice, Karol Neuropsychological Service & Consulting in Minneapolis, MN that specializes in program development consultation for organizations, workshops and staff training, counseling for persons with brain injury and other disabilities, neuropsychological and rehabilitation evaluations and case consultation for providers, insurers, attorneys, etc.


Additional Morning Topic: Disability Hub MNTM: A Resource Network

Speaker: Marcy LaCroix, Community Engagement, Metropolitan Center for Independent Living


Afternoon Keynote Topic: A View of Muscular Dystrophies

Speaker: Gail Fields, RN – Shriners Healthcare for Children

Nicole Eck