Janet Tyler

Janet Tyler

Biography

Janet Tyler, Ph.D., CBIST, is the Senior Brain Injury Consultant,at theHealth and Wellness Unit,ofColorado Department of Educationwhere she providestraining andsupport to school districts tofacilitate the educational needs of students with brain injury and coordinatestheBrainSTEPS COBrainInjury Consulting Program. For over 30 years Dr. Tyler has worked in the field of pediatric brain injuryspecializing in developing and implementing innovative statewide programs that providetraining andconsultation to educators,medical personnel, and community partnersserving students with braininjuries. Dr. Tyler has taught graduate level courses on traumatic brain injury,functioned as an expertwitness in pediatric brain injury legal cases,served as a board member for the Academy for theCertification of Brain Injury Specialists,andis past President of the Brain Injury Association ofKansas.Her publications include journal articles, book chapters, and books focused on educational issues relatedtoserving students withbrain injury.