Concussion Resources

For Parents and Caregivers

This fact sheet will help you understand how you can help your child after a head injury, why physical and brain rest is important post-injury and when your child can return to school and play.

This fact sheet will help you better understand what a concussion is, symptoms of a concussion and how to treat it.


For Practitioners, Coaches and Schools

Minds Matter: The Truth on Concussion — Mythbusters

Learn about some common concussion myths and get the facts about these misconceptions, presented in an easy-to-scan flyer that can easily be downloaded, shared, or hung up.

Minds Matter: The Truth on Concussion — How a Concussion Happens

How a Concussion Happens is an infographic created by concussion experts at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.  Get the link to embed or share it on the web, or download to print as a poster or flyer.


Videos


Websites

The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is the country’s oldest and largest nationwide brain injury advocacy organization.

CIRP is a comprehensive pediatric trauma research facility at CHOP dedicated to addressing injury, the leading cause of death for children and adolescents.

The NJ TBI Fund allows New Jersey residents who have survived a brain injury to obtain the services and support they need to live in the community independently and maximize their quality of life.