Neuropsychology of Sports-Related Concussion | 15 CEU
Explore neuropsychological considerations in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of sports-related concussions and their aftereffects.Expert contributors in neuropsychology and sports medicine describe treatment for persistent post-concussive symptoms, including post-traumatic headache and migraine, depression, and anxiety.Examine genetic factors that can impact symptoms and diagnosis, as well as the use of neuroimaging in diagnosis and treatment; measurement issues such as sex differences, assessment of effort in evaluations, and computerized testing that can affect the validity of neuropsychological results; and exciting new treatment options such as virtual reality tools. Protect your athletes from sports-related head trauma, such as chronic traumatic encephalopathy and concussion, often regarded as “the single most important issue in sports today”.
Articulate the neuropsychological considerations in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of sports-related concussions and their aftereffects.
Assimilate and implement evidence-based protocols for the treatment for persistent post-concussive symptoms, including post-traumatic headache and migraine, depression, and anxiety.
Comprehend the influence of genetic factors and neuroimaging in head trauma symptoms and diagnosis.
Exam: 265 true/false statements. Downloadable. Unlimited retakes. View our "How It Works" video. Kindle eBook: 7529 KB. ASIN: B07JMLWDB2. Accessible in the U.S. only. Book: Paperback. 403pp. Oct 2018. ISBN-13: 978-1433829796