Nationwide Insurance has partnered with US Lacrosse and CLF to provide FREE baseline concussion training for Colorado lacrosse players 8th-12th grade.
Baseline testing includes administration of the ImPACT cognitive function test to individual US Lacrosse members in order measure multiple aspects of cognitive functioning in athletes, including: Attention span; Working memory; Sustained and selective attention time; Response variability; Non-verbal problem solving; and Reaction time.
If a concussion is suspected, this baseline report will serve as a comparison to a repeat ImPACT test, which professionals can use to assess potential changes or damage caused by a concussion. The management of concussions should only be conducted by trained medical professionals.
**This test cannot be completed if the athlete has had a concussion in the last 3 months.
January 10, 2015: 9am-10:15am
Januray 31, 2015: 9am-10:15am
February 21, 2015: 9am-10:15am