Statement From MomsTEAM Institute and Brooke de Lench on Sports Legacy Institute's Hit Count® Certification Program + MORE

Statement From MomsTEAM Institute and Brooke de Lench on Sports Legacy Institute's Hit Count® Certification Program + MORE

ACCOUNTABILITY WITH ATHLETES: Learning A Key Lesson from John Wooden

I asked Chris McCarthy, the highly-regarded and long-time Athletic Director at John Jay HS in Cross River, NY to come on my show this AM to talk about the issue of Accountability with HS student-athletes. I did this because of the ongoing controversy that was sparked by last week’s show about .... More »
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10 Battles for Your Family You Must Fight and Win + MORE

  The people of ancient Galatia (modern day Turkey) lived on a plain that was virtually indefensible, but they managed to survive there for nearly 600 years. How did they do it? Well, when an enemy attacked, they would take their entire family with them to see the battle. Wives and children wo.... More »

What’s Your Family’s Summertime Strategy?

Summertime brings vacations, camps, lots of outdoor fun, and of course, the inevitable sound of your child saying, “I’m bored!” I do not advocate filling every moment of your child’s summer; in fact, I think “boredom” every now and then is good for kids because it.... More »

Watch What You Say in the Stands!

Seriously, folks, it’s time to watch what you say in the stands…   Are you facing a roadblock in your parenting? In your sports parenting?  I’m a certified life coach who can help you. I’m not a counselor, therapist, or even a consultant. I will not tell you what to do,.... More »
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Teach Your Kids How to Fight + MORE

Do your kids know how to fight? No one needs to teach kids to fight; they are born with that instinct. But there is a healthy way and an unhealthy way to handle conflict. By teaching your kids the right way, they can “fight” in a way that resolves conflict instead of escalating it. The.... More »

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Concord, Mass. (January 27, 2014) 

MomsTEAM.com and the non-profit MomsTEAM Institute applaud the announcement today by the Sports Legacy Institute (SLI) of its Hit Count® certification program as a welcome development in the utilization of impact sensor technology in contact and collision sports to make sports safer…

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It’s not actually snowing, but no school today because of -20′s windchill.  With my kids out and some time to relax, I have found myself looking back and getting a bit nervous for the upcoming week. It was a heckuva weekend as an athletic trainer and this week is shaping up to be a big […]

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Where we live it has been cold, snowy, and icy for a couple months now. You may be like me and feel the cold is getting old now. And not only can the cold and snow get old, but sometimes your marriage can get cold also.
If you’re feeling the cold in your marriage, then your wife probably has frostbite!  It’s time to defrost and turn up the heat in your marriage…

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Video Interlude

– theconcussionblog.com

I occasionally look for videos for education purposes.  Today, I found a really good one, except for the “minor concussion” note early on… More to come today…Filed under: Education, General, Video Tagged: YouTube

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SLI Press Release Primer

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Coming up at 3:30 EST in New York City as part of the Super Bowl week the Sports Legacy Institute will being having an announcement about an initiative that could help with concussion issues.  It is no secret this will deal with the Hit Count ideas floated two years ago.  Below is the re-post of […]

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We don’t highlight pro wrestling content in the Shoutouts very often, but this 2014 WWE Royal Rumble Preview by Big Nasty is worth it. Big Nasty is nice in front of the camera, comfortable and with good body language and an engaging style. The text isn’t just a blurb either. There’s some meat there…

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Hit Count® Has Come To Fruition

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Prevention of concussion is a bit of an oxymoron; nothing we know about concussions can stop them from occurring while in action.  HOWEVER, there is one way to prevent concussions – limiting exposure to the collisions that create a concussion.  Moreover, research suggests – as well as observations – that being exposed to subconcussive hits […]

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NOCSAE Advancing Testing?

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Perhaps, pending a vote in June, new standards could be set to get a helmet NOCSAE certified.  The news comes as the research arm has come up with plans for a testing scenario for something beyond linear drops; The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) board of directors has approved the development […]

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