Question

What challenges may an individual attempting to return to work following a TBI face that may impair their functioning on the job?

Answer

They may face memory impairments, cognitive problems, decrease in stamina, and difficulty maintaining employment. They may also be faced with physical limitations, visual problems, difficulty staying organized, difficulty problem solving, and working effectively with others.

Ripley and Weed. (2009). “Life Care Planning for Acquired Brain Injury.” In R. Weed (2009) Life Care Planning and Case Management Handbook. (p. 349-381). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

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