Presentations

  • Tsaousides, T. (2014, October). Confronted with a hidden epidemic: What every psychologist in independent practice should know about traumatic brain injury. Continuing education workshop presented at the 3rd Annual Conference of the Division of Psychologist in Independent Practice of the American Psychological Association, Long Beach, CA.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2014, July). Online emotional regulation group treatment for individuals with traumatic brain injury: Increasing access to healthcare. Paper presented at the 11th Conference of the Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Special Interest Group of the World Federation of Neurorehabilitation, Limassol, Cyprus.
  • Tsaousides, T. & Ashman, T. (2013, August). Improving executive function post-traumatic brain injury: An integrated problem solving/emotional regulation approach. Continuing education workshop presented at the 121st Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2013, August). Online emotional regulation treatment following traumatic brain injury: A feasibility study. Paper presented at the 121st Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.
  • Tsaousides, T., & Bison, K. (2013, February). Families need treatment too: Best practices and interventions following brain injury. Paper presented at the Rehabilitation Psychology American Psychological Association 15th Annual Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
  • Tsaousides, T., Oswald, J., D’Antonio, E., & Spielman, L. (2013, February). Online group treatment for individuals with traumatic brain injury: Preliminary feasibility study. Poster presented at the 41st Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Waikoloa, HI.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2012, October). Emotions in Check and Problem Solved! Instructional course presented at the 89th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2012, October). Defining what we do part II: Major treatment theory groups and their role in a taxonomy of rehabilitation treatments. Symposium presented at the 89th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Ashman, T. & Tsaousides, T. (2012, July). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression Following Traumatic Brain Injury: Findings of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Paper presented at the 9th Conference of the World Federation of Neurorehabilitation-Neuropsychological Special Interest Group, Bergen, Norway.
  • Tsaousides, T., Ashman, T., & D’Antonio, E. (2012, June). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression Following Traumatic Brain Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Symposium presented at the 2012 International Neuropsychological Society Midyear Conference, Oslo, Norway.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2012, May). Emotional Regulation Skills Training. Training workshop presented at the 5th Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference, Denver, CO.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2012, March). Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury. Grand Rounds presented at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Beach, NJ.
  • Tsaousides, T., Cantor, J., & Ashman, T. (2011, October). Empirically-based interventions for post-TBI depression. Symposium presented at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Balzano, J., Spielman, L., Tsaousides, T., Cantor, J., Dams-O’Connor, K. (2011, October). Longitudinal changes in self-reported quality of life among individuals with TBI 10-55 years post-injury. Poster presented at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Dorantes, C., Goudsmit, N., Nguyen, M., Cantor, J., Tsaousides, T., Gordon, W., Dams-O’Connor, K. (2011, October). Time since traumatic brain injury and goal setting: a content analysis. Poster presented at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Goudsmit, N., Dorantes, C., Nguyen, M., Cantor, J., Tsaousides, T., Gordon, W., Dams-O’Connor, K. (2011, October). Perceptions of Deficits Over Time Among Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors: A Content Analysis. Poster presented at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Matsuzawa, Y., Cantor, J., Tsaousides, T., Gordon, W., Billah, T., Josama, P., Dijkers, M. (2011, October). The experience of litigation among survivors of TBI – Are there perceived barriers to recovery? Poster presented at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Tsaousides, T., & Serova, S. (2011, October). Discrepancies in worker characteristics and requirements between pre-injury and post-injury employment following traumatic brain injury. Poster presented at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Tsaousides T. (2011, July). Integrating Problem Solving and Emotional Regulation Skills in a Day Treatment Program for Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury. Paper presented at the 2011 International Neuropsychological Society Midyear Conference, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Ashman, T. A., & Tsaousides T. (2011, July). Embedding Problem Solving and Emotional Regulation into Traditional Comprehensive Day Treatment Program for Brain Injury. Paper presented at the 8th Conference of the World Federation of Neurorehabilitation-Neuropsychological Special Interest Group, Rotorua, New Zealand.
  • Tsaousides, T., Fann, J., Ashman, T.A., Bombardier, C., & Cantor, J.B. (2011, June). Pharmacological and Behavioral Interventions for Depression Following Traumatic Brain Injury. Symposium presented at the 3rd Traumatic Brain Injury Interagency Conference, Washington, DC.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2011, June). Conclusions, limitations, and lessons Learned from a Randomized Controlled Trial of Executive Plus. Paper presented at the 3rd Traumatic Brain Injury Interagency Conference, Washington, DC.
  • Tsaousides, T., Cicerone, K., Ashman, T.A., & Backhaus, S. (2011, June). Comprehensive Day Treatment Programs: Permutations of an Empirically Based Practice. Symposium presented at the 3rd Traumatic Brain Injury Interagency Conference, Washington, DC.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2010, November). Executive Plus: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Comprehensive Neurorehabilitation Program. Grand Rounds presented at Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY.
  • Tsaousides, T., Gordon, W.A., Ashman, T.A., Dams-O’Connor, K., & Cantor, J.B. (2010, October). Executive Plus: A Comprehensive Neurorehabilitation Program: Theoretical Foundations and Clinical Implementation. Paper presented at the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal, CA.
  • Beier, M., Spielman, L., Farrell, E., Serova, S. & Tsaousides, T. (2010, October). Diagnosing Depression in Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): The Overlap of Somatic Symptoms of Depression and Cognitive Symptoms of TBI. Poster presented at the annual conference of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal, Canada.
  • Farrell, E., Beier, M., Spielman, L., & Tsaousides, T. (2010, October). The clinical correlates of depression over time for individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Poster presented at the annual conference of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal, Canada.
  • Goldin-Lauretta, Y., Spielman, L., Tsaousides, T., Gordon, W., Cantor, J. (2010, October). Biological Parenthood Following Traumatic Brain Injury: Examination of Rates and Factors Related to Having Children After TBI. Poster presented at the annual conference of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal, Canada.
  • Krellman, J.W., Spielman, L., Tsaousides, T., & Cantor, J. (2010, October). Identifying factors predictive of participant attrition and wave non-response in the TBI Model Systems (TBIMS) program. Poster presented at the annual conference of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal, Canada.
  • Lent, M.A., Cantor, J., Spielman, L., & Tsaousides, T. (2010, October). The association between personality disorder diagnosis following traumatic brain injury and quality of life, occupational outcomes, and interpersonal functioning. Poster presented at the annual conference of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal, Canada.
  • Matsuzawa, Y., Cantor, J., Tsaousides, T., Goldin-Lauretta, Y., Dams-O’Conner, K., Spielman, L. (2010, October) Psychosocial and emotional experience among TBI litigants. Poster   presented at the annual convention of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal.
  • Serova, S., Beier, M., Ferrell, E., Lent, M.A., Spielman, L. & Tsaousides, T. (2010, Oct.). Development and initial validation of a qualitative rating system of pre- and post-traumatic brain injury (TBI) employment. Poster presented at the annual conference of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Montreal, Canada.
  • McLennon, S., Mascialino, G., Maris, M., Spielman, L., and Tsaousides, T. (2010, August). Do community services and demographic indicators matter when examining employment maintenance for persons with traumatic brain injury? Poster presented at the 118th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Diego, CA.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2010, May). Integrating Problem Solving and Emotional Regulation in a Day Treatment Program. Paper presented at the 13th Annual Conference of the New York Academy of Traumatic Brain Injury, New York.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2010, April). Traumatic Brain Injury: Prevalence, Symptoms and Treatment. Grand Rounds presented at Lincoln Hospital, Bronx, NY.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2010, March). Executive Plus: Case studies from an innovative day treatment program. Paper presented at the 8th World Congress on Brain Injury, Washington, DC.
  • Tsaousides, T., & Mascialino, G. (2010, March). Facebook Use among Individuals with Brain Injury: New Opportunities for Social Integration. Poster session presented at the 8th World Congress on Brain Injury, Washington, DC.
  • Mascialino, G., Serova, S., Tsaousides, T., Cantor, J., Ashman, T., & Spielman, L. (2009, October). Psychological well-being and employment seeking following traumatic brain injury. Poster session to be presented at the 86th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Denver, CO.
  • Serova, S., Mascialino, G., Hirshson, C., Folks, B., Tsaousides, T., Cantor, J., Ashman, T., & Spielman, L. (2009, October). The role of perceived social support in predicting productivity following traumatic brain injury. Poster session presented at the 86th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Denver, CO.
  • Tsaousides, T., Dams O’Connor, K., & Filanosky, C. (2009, February). The URICA-TBI as a measure of rehabilitation readiness after TBI: Psychometric properties. Poster session presented at the 11th Annual Conference in Rehabilitation Psychology, Jacksonville, FL.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2009, June). Adapting Treatment for Veterans with TBI. Paper presented at the Veterans with PTSD, TBI, and Axis I Diagnoses Conference, New York, NY.
  • Taylor, L.A., & Tsaousides, T. (2008, October). Relationship of Laboratory and Self-report Measures of Impulsivity in Older Adults with and without Traumatic Brain Injury. Poster session presented at the 28th Annual Conference of the National Academy of Neuropsychology, New York, NY.
  • Hirshson, C., Tsaousides, T., & Mascialino, G., Ashman, T., Cantor, J. (2008, October). Gender Differences in Functional Outcome after Sustaining a Traumatic Brain Injury. Poster session presented at the 85th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Toronto, ON.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2008, August). The Benefits and Challenges of Pre-Internship Training in Rehabilitation Psychology. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association 116th Annual Convention, Boston, MA.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2008, June). Assessing Deficits in Cognitive Functioning. Paper presented at the 2008 National Healthcare for the Homeless Conference, Phoenix, AZ.
  • Flanagan, S., Tsaousides, T., Wiebe, D., Ottenbacher, K., & Harrison-Felix, C. (2008, May). Aging with Traumatic Brain Injury. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Galveston Brain Injury Conference, Galveston, TX.
  • Tsaousides, T. (2008, April). Traumatic Brain Injury: Symptoms, Prevalence, and Treatment. Invited presentation at the 2nd Annual Educational Symposium on the Conference “Hellenism in America in the 21st Century”, New York, NY.
  • Tsaousides, T., Ashman, T., & Seter, C. (2007, October). The Psychological Effects of Employment Following Traumatic Brain Injury: Objective and Subjective Indicators. Paper presented at the 84th Annual Meeting of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, Washington, DC.
  • Filanosky, C.A., Ginsberg, A.A., & Tsaousides, T. (2008, February). The Relationship between Sleep Efficiency and Depression after Traumatic Brain Injury. Poster session presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Waikoloa, HI.
  • Ginsberg, A.A., Tsaousides, T., & Filanosky, C.A. (2008, February). The Role of Sleep-efficiency in Post-TBI Fatigue: A Comparison between Individuals with TBI and non-TBI Controls. Poster session presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Waikoloa, HI.
  • Tsaousides, T., Filanosky, C.A., & Ginsberg, A.A. (2008, February). Reliability and Validity of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index in Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury. Poster session presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Waikoloa, HI.
  • Tsaousides, T., Filanosky, C., Ashman, T., & Seter, C. (2007, May). Depression following Traumatic Brain Injury: Differences by age and degree of unmet employment needs. Poster session presented at the 70th New York State Psychological Association Annual Convention, Albany, NY.
  • Tsaousides, T., Ashman, T., & Seter, C. (2007, March). The effects of employment on depression following Traumatic Brain Injury. Poster session presented at the 9th Annual Conference in Rehabilitation Psychology, Charlotte, NC.
  • Tsaousides, T. & Filanosky, C. (2007, February). Using the URICA to assess rehabilitation readiness for individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury. Poster session presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Portland, OR.