Concussion Information and Sport Concussion Assessment Testing (SCAT)
Where: Momentum Health West Springs
When: Saturday 2-4PM, April 16, 2016
Who: WSCR Community Association Soccer players in U8 & U10
What: Individual concussion baseline testing for soccer athletes
Interactive presentation on the signs and treatment of concussions for athletes and parents.
Why: Fulfill a need for increased education surrounding symptom recognition, appropriate intervention, and ongoing concussion management.
Each session will be 2 hours:
First hour: 45 minutes instruction followed by 15 minute group Q&A with Momentum Health clinical team
Second hour:Â Completion of SCAT testing on individuals (10-15 minutes per person). Five test rooms will enable five individuals to be tested simultaneously. Test results will be communicated to the parents via e-mail.
Group presentation and handouts detailing the signs of concussion and basic concussion management (parent and player)
Maximum session size is 20 athletes per session plus 20 parents.
Baseline testing is valued at $40.00 if the parents wanted to obtain a baseline test if outside this special program.
WSCR is working with Momentum Health to offer this screening free of charge.
48hrs required notice to cancel, or a fee of $40 will be charged to the registration.
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