Year of Award
Master of Athletic Training (MAT)
Health and Human Performance (Athletic Training Program Option)
Other Degree Name/Area of Focus
Bachelor of Exercise Science
Department or School/College
Department of Health and Human Performance
Heather Labbe, Annie Sondag
concussion, policy development, YMCA, concussion education, parent concussion education, coach concussion education
University of Montana
This professional paper addresses the implementation of concussion policy for the YMCA of Missoula. Specifically, evaluating concussion policy throughout the United States and determining key aspects of implementation. Evaluating the role of all people who that are influenced by concussion policy is imperative to developing a sound policy. Athletes, parents, coaches and health care providers each play essential roles when considering the effectiveness of policy implementation. While exploring varying concussion policies and research, this professional paper recognizes each of these essential aspects and incorporates them into the final Concussion Policy by the YMCA of Missoula.
Forkin, Keith, "Concussion Policy Development at the YMCA of Missoula" (2017). Graduate Student Theses, Dissertations, & Professional Papers. 10979.
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