Dave Anders, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIST
On With Life
Zenobia Mehta, MS-CCC/SLP, CBIST, CCM
Centre for Neuro Skills, Bakersfield, CA
Bakersfield, California, United States
Angie Jackson, MS-CCC/SLP, MBA, CBIST
Dallas, Texas, United States
Julia Marton, OT, CBIST
Senior Clinical Liaison, SCI/TBI Coordinator
Baylor Scott and White Institute for
A Certified Brain Injury Training: The Official BIAA Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS) Course will be held on 6 November 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM and 7 November 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM.
This course is offered in conjunction with the ACRM Training Institute at the ACRM 2022 Annual Conference. Full-day Instructional Courses are available 6-7 November.
Discounts are available for ACRM members and those who register early. See registration rates.
The ACBIS Course and CBIS Certification Exam are intended for direct-care paraprofessionals at all levels and experienced professionals who want a strong foundation in best practices for brain injury rehabilitation.
The Brain Injury Association of America offers a national certification program through its Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS). This two-day training is the official course designed to prepare participants to sit for the Certification Exam and join more than 7,000 Certified Brain Injury Specialists worldwide by applying for and passing a national examination. The course is also appropriate for paraprofessionals and professionals at all levels who simply want a strong foundation in the best practices in brain injury rehabilitation and/or CME/CEUs.
Brain injury-serving organizations value hiring and training CBIS certified staff, because it allows them to work with and promote clinicians who understand the unique needs of persons recovering from brain injury and staying abreast of current resources in the field.
The ACBIS Training Course will focus on:
You must purchase in advance from BIAA and bring to the course.
The Essential Brain Injury Guide (EBIG 5.0) and a Study Guide are available from the Brain Injury Association of America. We recommend acquiring the EBIG and/or Study Guide prior to the training. You can order online at https://shop.biausa.org/products/acbismerchandise or call BIAA during regular business hours at (703) 761-0750 to order by phone.
Plan ahead: orders received by Thursdays at 3:00 p.m. eastern are shipped on Friday, orders received after 3:00 p.m. ship the following Friday.