Event Details

Date

05th Oct 2021

Time

09:45 -16:00

Location

Holiday Inn, Milton Keynes

Price

£105-£210 +VAT

The popular Brain Injury Group child brain injury training event returns with an all-new agenda. Featuring a diverse range of topics to enhance the knowledge and understanding of brain injury in children.

Rhiannon Stokes, Managing Director, Stokes Case Management is delighted to join the event speakers, to discuss care and support issues in child brain injury. She’ll highlight how care and support issues differ greatly between child brain injury cases and adult brain injury cases and what to consider.

Who is the Child Brain Injuries training event for?

Catastrophic injury lawyers (claimant and defendant), case managers, therapists and other professionals who support those who are affected by brain injury.

Accredited by APIL Training (Litigator/Senior Litigation 5 CPD Hours).

Agenda

Care and support in child brain injury cases: Rhiannon Stokes, Stokes Case Management

Care and support issues differ greatly between child brain injury cases and adult brain injury cases. This session will discuss some key matters to be considered.

Impact on siblings: Louise Wilkinson, Child Brain Injury Trust

This session will focus on the impact on siblings of a child in the family, where a child has suffered an acquired brain injury, both traumatic and non-traumatic injury and how to support the family and ensure relationships stay healthy.

Brain injury and related spinal injuries: Mr Naveen Kumar, Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

This session will look at: spinal consequences of a brain injury; cause, impact, treatment and prognosis; spasticity and scoliosis; advances in treatment

Considerations when running a child brain injury case: Satinder Hunjan QC, Kings Chambers & 4-5 Gray’s Inn Square

In this session Satinder Hunjan QC will share his knowledge and experience of running child brain injury cases.

Epilepsy after ABI in children and young people: Dr David McCormick, King’s College Hospital

This session will provide information about epilepsy in children with a brain injury, treatments available and long term outcomes.

Children, the internet and social media: Professor Andy Phippen, Bournemouth University

For younger generations, interacting with their peers online is now a way of life. The internet has many benefits, but it can also be a dangerous place. What are the real risks and how do we protect children, whilst also allowing them freedom online?

Delegate fees

  • Member law firms and full associate members first place free
  • Member law firm additional places £105 + VAT
  • Member case managers/therapists/rehab £105 + VAT
  • All other delegates £210 + VAT

Price includes refreshments, lunch and course materials which will be available via download only.

Accredited by APIL Training (Litigator/Senior Litigation 5 CPD Hours)

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