Concussion Resource Center

 

Any questions about concussions or any brain injuries please call the FREE brain injury resource line in Pennsylvania at 1-800-444-6443.

 

"Brain STEPS" Pennsylvania's BrainSTEPS (Strategies Teaching Educators, Parents, andStudents) is a Brain Injury School Re-Entry Consulting Program that can develop education support to children with brain injuries.

To make a referral contact Brenda Eagan Brown at eaganbrown@biapa.org or online at http://brainsteps.net/_orbs/parent_referral.aspx

 

Concussion Education

 

Concussion Materials

PATS ConcussionWise programs i.e. coaches, physicians, PAs, CW instructor, etc. More Detailed Info info

Concussion Flyer

"Pennsylvania Concussion Law"

Safety in Youth Sports Act FAQ

Concussion Law Info from PA Dept. of Health

How to Develop a Concussion Policy

Current Brain Injury Literature

 

NATA Position Statement: Management of Sport Concussion

American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Position Stand

Supporting the Student-Athlete's Return to the Classroom After a Sport-Related Concussion

Consensus statement on concussion in sport: the 4th International Conference on Concussion in Sport held in Zurich, November 2012

Current Recommendations for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Concussion in Sport: A Comparison of Three New Guidelines

Additional Brain Injury Information

 

PCN Concussion Video

Neurology Now "A new game plan"

Tracy sustained two concussions within a short period of time. Tracy tells her story and emphasizes that concussions are a serious injury. Check out a two-minute video on Tracy's story

 

 

 

 

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