Weasilience: Traumatic Brain Injury and Resilience

Presented by Carole Starr, M.S.

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Course Description

This course teaches speech, occupational, and physical therapists how to define resilience, list three resilience lessons that relate to overcoming adversity, and list three strategies to increase resilience in the context of brain injury recovery. Using her 20+ years of brain injury recovery and research insights, Carole Starr shows how to move forward after a […]
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Meet Your Presenter

Carole Starr is a brain injury survivor, national keynote speaker, author of the award-winning book To Root & To Rise: Accepting Brain Injury and the founder/facilitator of Brain Injury Voices, a nationally recognized survivor volunteer group in Maine.


  • This program is offered for .1 ASHA CEUs, (Introductory Level; Professional Area).
  • Therapy Insights is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID# 00710. This webinar is offered at 1 CEU. Introductory, Foundational Knowledge.

Course Details

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Define resilience.
  2. List three "Weasilience" lessons that relate to overcoming adversity.
  3. List three strategies to increase resilience.

Time-ordered Agenda

  • 0:00 - Introductions and lecture begins
  • 0:50 - Finalize lecture and address any remaining questions from participants
  • 1:00 - End course + quiz

Instructional Level

Information is geared to practitioners with little or no knowledge of the subject matter. Focus is on providing general introductory information.

Target Audience

Speech, occupational, and physical therapists working in rehabilitation settings who are providing therapy for people who have survived traumatic brain injuries.

Live Course Information

This course will be presented on the Zoom platform. High-speed internet connection is required.

Recorded Course Information

The recorded course will be available for CEUs until September 23, 2025.

Instructor Financial Disclosures

  • Presenter is being paid by Therapy Insights to prepare and present this course.
  • Presenter receives royalties from her book sales on Amazon.
  • Presenter will mention her book as a step in her resilience journey during her presentation.

Instructor Non-financial Disclosures

  • None.

Certificates of Completion

Once the exam is completed and you have provided feedback about the course, you will receive an emailed certificate of completion with course title, course instructor name/title, learning objectives, your name, your license number (if desired), and a confirmation from the CE Task Force director confirming completion of course. If your state licensing board requires specific records of course participation (all licensing boards are different), please email us and we will provide the documentation.

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