Traumatic brain injury and the criminal justice system

On January 20, 2016, the Provincial Human Services & Justice Coordinating Committee presents a webinar in partnership with EENet.

This webinar, titled "Traumatic Brain Injury and the Criminal Justice System," provided an overview of:

  • the definition and risk factors of traumatic brain injury (TBI);
  • the prevalence and burden of TBI among correctional populations;
  • screening and support for TBI populations;
  • approaches to practice when you encounter someone with a TBI.

View the webinar recording here and see the presentation slides.

Presenters:

  • Flora Matheson, Research Scientist (Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St. Michael’s Hospital)
  • Kathryn McIsaac, Post Doctoral Fellow, (Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St. Michael’s Hospital)
  • Pam Nir, Senior Manager of Clinical Services (COTA)
  • Kate Moore, Manager of Toronto-West Clinical Services (COTA)