Fall 2014

Concussion in the Young Athlete

Concussion in the Young Athlete: Considerations for Safe Return-to-Play and Return-to-Learn

Presented by Dr. Michael Fraas, Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Western Washington University

Concussion in sports has gained a great deal of attention in the media. Should athletes, parents, and educators be concerned about the safety of young athletes? This presentation will explain the impact of concussion, and highlight ways to effectively treat concussion symptoms and safely return athletes to competition and the classroom.

Date of Lecture:
Tuesday, October 28, 2014