Ontario Basketball Policies

Concussion and Prevention Management Policy (.pdf)

 

Courses

NCCP Making Head Way
FREE Concussion eLearning series for Sport (generic), Football, Soccer, Snowboard, Freestyle Ski, and Speed Skating.
Note: Your NCCP number is required to complete a module. If you have never taken a NCCP course, register for The Locker.

 

Websites

Holland Bloorview Concussion Centre
Canada’s largest pediatric concussion centre
Get the Concussion Handbook from Holland Bloorview!

Parachute Canada
A national, chartiable organization dedicated to preventing injuries and saving lives

HEADS UP to Brain Injury Awareness
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Videos

Concussions 101: A Primer for Kids and Parents
Dr. Mike Evans, Toronto-based doctor and professor

Concussion Management & Return to Learn (revised & extended version of “Concussions 101”)
Dr. Mike Evans, Toronto-based doctor and professor

Concussion Education at OSDP Camp 2017
OBA boys and girls between 11-14 years old learned well-rounded lessons in life and basketball

 

Guidelines

Concussion Guidelines for Coaches/Trainers
Parachute Canada

Concussion Guidlines for Parents/Caregivers
Parachute Canada

Concussion Guidelines for Athletes
Parachute Canada

Return to Play Guidelines
Parachute Canada

 

Publications

Concussion and You: A Handbook for Parents and Kids
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Concussion Centre

 

Blogs

The Concussion Blog
Dustin Fink, American certified athletic trainer