Concussion Resources


General Concussion Information and Frequently Asked Questions

The Centers for Disease Control provides guidance on how to recognize and respond to a concussion, be alert for other serious brain injuries, and how to safely return to school and sports.  

Download this printable document, also from the CDC, that shares information about what to expect after a concussion, including recognizing symptoms and knowing when to go to the emergency room. 

About Concussion Recovery

 

Concussion Recovery Class

This free class is offered once a month via Zoom. For meeting information, call (916) 453-7939 or email [email protected].

Pediatric Concussion Management Disclaimer 

Per California law, youth athletes (defined as 17 and younger) who have suffered a concussion must be “evaluated and cleared by a licensed health care provider trained in the management of concussions” prior to returning to sports.

Home and Community Reintegration

In the event of traumatic brain injury, the Mercy Outpatient Rehabilitation Center offers a Home and Community Reintegration Program.