Supporting students, athletes & their parents
With evidence-informed and best-practice concussion management, ACC experts support students, athletes and their parents from injury to recovery.
Return to Learn
Return to Play
ACC offers baseline testing as a tool to view the most commonly affected thinking systems when they are healthy, working normally, and supporting your child’s normal athletic and academic performance. ACC’s evidence-informed approach supports both clarity and confidence in clearing students and athletes for the safest and most expedient Returns to their sports, classroom, and their lives.
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Return To Learn (RTL)
While confusing and daunting for some students, youth-athletes, their parents and schools, successful Returns to school are possible when coordinated with all involved. ACC RTL approach involves close coordination with elementary and high schools as well as colleges and universities, and are informed by individualized treatment plans, facilitated by neuropsychologists and other expert health care providers with experience in concussion management and RTL pathways.
Return To Play (RTP)
Many individuals suffer symptoms for weeks or longer, and in these instances, expert guidance and assistance is vital. Athletes who play competitive and collision sports require special management and evaluation to ensure a full recovery. We have supported athletes from Pee Wee to professional, Junior B to Olympic-level, high school and beer league members, as well as a full spectrum of recreational athletes in achieving successful RTP.
From prevention to rehabilitation
Talk to one of our concussion specialized team members today.