Concussion Awareness https://www.cdc.gov/headsup/basics/concussion_symptoms.html
- Can’t recall events prior to or after a hit or fall.
- Appears dazed or stunned.
- Forgets an instruction, is confused about an assignment or position, or is unsure of the game, score, or opponent.
- Moves clumsily.
- Answers questions slowly.
- Concussion Symptoms Reported
- Headache or “pressure” in head.
- Nausea or vomiting.
- Balance problems or dizziness, or double or blurry vision.
- Bothered by light or noise.
- Feeling sluggish, hazy, foggy, or groggy.
- Confusion, or concentration or memory problems.
- Just not “feeling right,” or “feeling down”.
- Signs and symptoms generally show up soon after the injury. However, you may not know how serious the injury is at first and some symptoms may not show up for hours or days. For example, in the first few minutes your child or teen might be a little confused or a bit dazed, but an hour later your child might not be able to remember how he or she got hurt.
- You should continue to check for signs of concussion right after the injury and a few days after the injury. If your child or teen’s concussion signs or symptoms get worse, you should take him or her to the emergency department right away.
- Loses consciousness (even briefly).
- Shows mood, behavior, or personality changes.
Concussion Training Links
Concussion training for Instructional Soccer and T-ball Coaches - With this link YOU must save the copy of your training…the company does NOT save it for you!!!
Concussion Training for Soccer (above the instructional level), Basketball, and Baseball - Must take the Coaches Training Course 1st…as you need your membership # to track your Concussion Training. This concussion training is good for 3 years.