HEADS UP to Healthcare Providers is a free online training developed by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Academy of Pediatrics. The goal of the training is to provide an overview of the evidence-based recommendations and to equip healthcare providers with practical strategies to integrate these recommendations into clinical practice.
Brain Injury Basics for Caregivers
Join us for our Brain Injury Basics for Caregivers training/educational event! You’ll receive information on how brain injuries occur, the effects of brain injury and its impacts on daily living, and statistics. The second half is geared towards strategies for caregivers. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
HEADS UP to Coaches and Parents is a free online training developed by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. By taking this free, online course and using what you learn, you will be well positioned to improve the culture of concussion. Your actions can help create a safe environment for young athletes so that they can stay healthy, active, and thrive – both on and off the playing field.
High School Sports
The National Federation of State High School Associations has teamed up with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to educate coaches, officials, parents and students on the importance of proper concussion recognition and management in high school sports. This course highlights the impact of sports-related concussion on athletes, teaches how to recognize a suspected concussion, and provides protocols to manage a suspected concussion with steps to help players return to play safely after a concussion. Each state’s requirements for concussion management are included as part of the course.