In recognition of April as Youth Sports Safety Month, MomsTeam has asked 30 experts to write a blog answering two questions: first, how or why did they get into their field, and second, how they have made a difference in the life of a youth athlete in the past year.
Today, we hear from Rosemarie Scolaro Moser, Ph.D, the Director of the Sports Concussion Center of New Jersey, Director of Research Programs for the International Brain Research Foundation, and MomsTeam.com's youth sports concussion neuropsychologist.
A. sports concussion neuropsychologist tells how, through concussion
education, proscribing a two week period of physical and cognitive rest,
academic accommodations, and monitoring with cognitive
testing, she helped one family get their concussed teenage daughter