Specializing solely in post-acute brain injury since 1982

Physical & Psychological Health in Individuals with Acquired Brain Injury

Principal Investigators: Kurt Mossberg, Ph.D., PT 
UTMB Department of Physical Therapy/SHP

Co-investigators: Brent Masel, MD, Dennis Zgaljardic, Ph.D. 
The Transitional Learning Center

Purpose of the Study: The first purpose of this study is to measure physical fitness before and after a physical therapy intervention at the Transitional Learning Center by walking on a treadmill, walking freely over level ground, and measuring your muscle strength.  A second purpose is to determine the best way to improve walking ability in people who have acquired a brain injury.  A third purpose is to measure overall psychological health before and after a physical therapy intervention