Monthly Archives: May 2013

Recognizing Psychopathology in the Athletic Training Room

A common area of weakness among undergraduate athletic training programs is education on recognizing and referring psychological┬ádisorders. ┬áRecently, it does seem there’s an increase in the number of sport psychologists employed at the Division 1 setting, but due to budget … Continue reading

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Sucidal Ideation in Athletes; Do’s and Don’ts for Health Care Professionals

The average age range for athletes whom Athletic Trainers work with are between 15-24 years. This age group is at a high-risk level for suicide (Milliner & Smith, 1994) ┬áThere are many common signs and symptoms health care professionals should … Continue reading

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