Answer these post-concussion questions to help determine if you may be at risk for academic adjustment difficulties.
Are you avoiding friends and family more than you used to?
Do you feel that most people don't understand you anymore?
Do you have more headaches than you used to?
Do you feel more tired than you used to?
Do you feel more dizzy more often than you used to?
Do you find it harder to concentrate in class?
Do you find it harder to take tests?
Do you have trouble organizing your thoughts when writing papers?
Do you feel slower mentally?
Do you have trouble remembering and following simple instructions?
Do you take longer to learn things?
Are you more irritable than you used to be?
Do you have more frequent mood swings?
Are you more irritated by others than usual?
Do you feel less smart than you used to?
If you answer yes to five or more of these questions you may be at risk for academic adjustment difficulties.