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Recognizing Psychopathology in the Athletic Training Room

A common area of weakness among undergraduate athletic training programs is education on recognizing and referring psychological disorders.  Recently, 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)  There are many common signs and symptoms health care professionals should … Continue reading

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Sport Psychologist’s Input on Athletic Trainer’s Involvement with Athletes & Mental Health

As an Athletic Trainer, it’s important to get input from certified sport psychologist’s regarding their thoughts on athletic trainer’s involvement with athletes.  Athletic trainer’s find themselves heavily involved with psychological issues on a daily basis. Dr. Justin Anderson Psy. D, LP. is … Continue reading

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