Ohio State Navbar

Information & Education

Information & Education

Living with TBI


For Professionals


Substance Use after TBI

  • What persons with TBI and their families should know about substance use after TBI

Consumer Factsheets from the Model Systems

  • Understanding TBI 
  • Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation
  • Alcohol & TBI
  • Balance Problems & TBI
  • Cognitive Problems
  • Depression
  • Driving
  • Fatigue
  • Headaches
  • Returning to School
  • Seizures
  • Sexuality
  • Sleep
  • Vegetative & Minimally Conscious State

TBI 101: Training Modules

  • TBI: Incidence and Prevalence
  • TBI: Neurobehavioral Impairment
  • TBI: Impact on Lives
  • NEW! OSU TBI Identification Method
  • Accommodating the Symptoms of TBI

Webinar for Service Providers: What if There's a TBI?

SynapShots from OVC

  • Screening for TBI
  • Long-term Consequences of TBI
  • Agitation with TBI
  • Substance Use and TBI

Substance Use Materials from OVC

  • Information for Rehabilitation Professionals: A Programmer's Guide
  • Information for Community Professionals: Utilities for Community Professionals
  • User's Manual for Faster, More Reliable Operation of a Brain after Injury
  • Substance Use Disorder Following TBI: a report of the effectiveness of a brief intervention using substance use materials



This website has been funded with financial assistance from Grant #H133A120086 awarded by the U.S. Department of Education, National Institute on Disability Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) to the Ohio Valley Center for Brain Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation for the current funding period of 10/01/2012 - 09/30/2017.