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Psychosocial Aspects of Athletic Injury
Discipline(s): Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours: 4
Registration Fee: $116
At the conclusion of this course the participant will be able to:
Demonstrate an understanding of the psychological and social aspects of athletic injury.
Identify three psychological factors that predispose athletes to injury.
List types of stressors faced by athletes and cognitive, physiological and emotional effects of stress.
Demonstrate knowledge of effects of stress on performance in athletes.
Identify five personality variables that increase risk of injury.
Identify five coping skills that affect the risk of injury in athletes.
Name and list salient features of the two stage modules of injury response.
List six intervention strategies in PT/AT treatment plan for post traumatic psychological distress.
Determine utilization of imagery, cognitive techniques and relaxation techniques post injury.
Demonstrate an understanding of the Locke and Latham’s Goal Setting Model.
Name the two categories of relaxation techniques and list their benefits.
Demonstrate and understanding of the types of modeling for behavior change.
List criteria of three diagnoses associated with injury.
Identify six risk factors for suicide in athletes.
List common reasons for resistance from athletes to seeking psychological help.
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants and Athletic Trainers..
This Seminar-on-Demand begins with an introduction to the psychological and social aspects of athletic injury. Dr.Eiring's course identifies phsychological factors and personality variables that predispose athletes to injury. Attendees explore intervention strategies in PT/AT treatment plans for post-traumatic psychological distress including cognitive and relaxation techniques. Risk factor for suicide in athletes and common reasons fro resistance to seeking psychological help are reviewed.
Dates and Locations
01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM