Founder and Principal
Rolf B. Gainer and Associates
Palm Springs, California – United States
Rolf B. Gainer, Ph.D., is the Principal of Rolf B. Gainer and Associates, specializing in consultation to rehabilitation organizations. Dr. Gainer has been involved in the design and operation of brain injury rehabilitation programs since 1978. Formerly, he was the Vice President of Rehabilitation Institutes of America, the founder of the Neurologic Rehabilitation Institute of Ontario (Canada), served as the Chief Executive Officer at Brookhaven Hospital and is a founding Board member of Community NeuroRehab (CNR). He has a PhD in Clinical Psychology (Union University) and a MEd in Counseling Psychology (Antioch University). He has published numerous articles on brain injury rehabilitation and has presented at many national and international conferences. He is the author of the chapter on Psychosocial Complications of Brain Injury in The Essential Brain Injury Guide. He is involved in three outcome studies related to social role return and restoration of self after brain injury.
Wednesday, November 6
4:13 PM – 4:30 PM