AccessAbility Services What is a Cognitive Impairment?
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A cognitive impairment is a broad term used to describe impaired brain function.
Cognitive impairment can be a result of a variety of different injuries and/or medical conditions that can be present at birth or acquired later in life. The severity of a cognitive impairment can range from mild to severe.
The most common causes of cognitive impairment include:
Acquired Brain Injury (ABI)