From a young age, I defined myself as a student athlete and I took great pride in being a soccer goalkeeper – the last line of defense.
My life as a student athlete came to a crashing halt in 2014 after two serious concussions in less than 12 months. Read My ConcussedTeen Story.
I am creating this space so we can all share. It could be a story, a picture, a little video. It doesn't have to be specifically about a sports related concussion. It could be experiences resulting from the injury or healing process.
Back to School
As we head towards Labor Day, you’ve either already started back at school OR you’ve begun sports practice with a school start right around the corner. It’s time for a re-cap on what you need to know to both try to prevent a concussion and how to react should one happen. It’s important knowledge to have, and we’re happy to provide the refresher!