Resources & Links

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FOR PARENTS

ConcussionWise™ – Scroll down this page for a FREE course for parents.  ConcussionWise is one of the approved educational pieces for compliance with LB260.

Heads UP Concussion in Youth Sports – Sponosred by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and offers FREE training for parents, coaches, and others.  Heads UP is one of the approved educational pieces for compliance with LB260.

Concussion in Sports – What You Need to Know – Free training course from the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS).   This course is one of the approved educational pieces for compliance with LB260.

 

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FOR COACHES

ConcussionWise™ – Scroll down this page for a FREE course for coaches.  ConcussionWise is one of the approved educational pieces for compliance withLB260.

Heads UP Concussion in Youth Sports – Sponosred by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and offers FREE training for parents, coaches, and others.  Heads UP is one of the approved educational pieces for compliance with LB260.

Concussion in Sports – What You Need to Know – Free training course from the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS).   This course is one of the approved educational pieces for compliance with LB260.

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

For additional information about concussions, visit these links:

NCAA Concussion Fact Sheet – A downloadable fact sheet in pdf form.

Centers for Disease Control  – Information about concussions from symptoms to management.

Heads Up – The CDC has created free tools for youth and high school sports coaches, parents, athletes, and health care professionals that provide important information on preventing, recognizing, and responding to a concussion.

National Athletic Trainers’ Association – Information about concussions from the national organization that supports athletic trainers, the front line medical professionals dealing with sports concussions.

National Federation of State High School Associations – A resource on a variety of sports medicine topics, including concussions.

ImPact® – (The most widely used computerized evaluation system) Provides information about concussion recognition and management.