SLPs use effective strategies for their patients with TBI based on the model of "goal, plan, predict, do, and review." With practice, this thought process can become subconscious again making, day-to-day tasks easier.
Inbal Eshel, MA, CCC-SLP is the lead traumatic brain injury speech-language pathologist at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. She provides diagnostic and therapeutic interventions aimed at minimizing cognitive and language deficits and maximizing quality of life.
Produced by Victoria Tilney McDonough, Brian King, and Jared Schaubert, BrainLine.