What Is Traumatic Brain Injury or Concussion

Brad Hallam, PhD, discusses What Is Traumatic Brain Injury or Concussion

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Brad Hallam, PhD, discusses What Is Traumatic Brain Injury or Concussion
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Featuring Dr. Brad Hallam, PhD, R. Psych
What Is Traumatic Brain Injury or Concussion
Video Title: What Is Traumatic Brain Injury or Concussion Duration: 30 seconds

Traumatic brain injury is damage to the brain caused by an external force, such as a car accident, or a fall, or a sports injury.

And the term 'concussion' is actually used interchangeably with mild traumatic brain injury.

And if someone has symptoms of a mild traumatic brain injury they should probably start with talking with their family doctor and talk about where they should go for treatment.

Presenter: Dr. Brad Hallam, Psychologist, Vancouver, BC

Local Practitioners: Psychologist

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