Here's What You'll Learn

  • Best Practices

    Gain a deeper understanding of the primary best practices guidelines from the most notable authorities in concussion management.

  • Assessment and Management

    Learn specific step-by-step application of evidence-based concussion assessment and appropriate treatments within the chiropractic scope of practice.

  • Return-to-Play

    Discuss various scenarios in which the chiropractor may play a role in return-to-play decision-making, from sideline care to in-office treatments and discharge.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to the Course

    • How to use this course

    • Course Disclaimer (REQUIRED)

    • Introduction

  • 2

    Module 1

    • Best Practices

    • Education

    • Prevention

    • Recognize

    • Evaluate

    • Management

    • Module 1 Quiz

  • 3

    Module 2

    • Overcoming Challenges

    • Module 2 Quiz

  • 4

    Module 3

    • Involvement

    • Module 3 Quiz

  • 5

    Supplemental Material

    • Team Physician Consensus Statement.pdf

    • National Athletic Trainers' Association Position Statement: Management of Sports Concussion

    • International Conference on Concussion in Sport

    • CDC Concussion in High School Sports

    • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Position Statement

    • American Academy of Pediatrics Position Statement on Concussion-Related Injuries in Children and Adolescents

    • American Academy of Neurology Sports Concussion Position Statement

    • American Chiropractic Board of Sports Practitioners Concussion Statement

    • Final Quiz

  • 6

    Resources and Downloads

    • POSTER: Why kids can't just shake off a concussion | My Southern Health

    • POSTER: Concussion Management - Corvallis Sport and Spine Physical Therapy

    • POSTER: The Best Way to Treat Concussions | ReThink Concussions

    • POSTER: Concussion | Rowe Neurology Institute

    • Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool

    • Position Statement Downloads

  • 7

    Next Steps - CE Credit and Course Completion

    • Copy of Post-Course Survey (Required for Course Commpletion)

    • Copy of Final Step - Request your CE Certificate Here

Instructors

Learn more about our course instructor


Harold (Mike) Olson, DC, CCSP, ICCSP

Dr. Harold (Mike) Olson practices at Bigfork Valley Hospital in northern Minnesota, where he was hired to implement the first chiropractic department within the hospital.  He has served as a post-grad instructor on soft tissue treatments and is an adjunct faculty member of Palmer College of Chiropractic in the new Multidisciplinary Environments elective.

In 2019, Dr. Olson co-developed the FAKTR Peripheral Nerve Entrapment course with Dr. Spencer Lindholm, teaching practitioners and students how to identify and treat conditions associated with peripheral nerve entrapments.

Dr. Olson has special interests in sports medicine, having obtained both his Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician degree from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians and his International Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician Degree from International Federation of Sports Chiropractic. Dr. Olson is privileged to be able to work with numerous high school athletes in his community.

He also has special interest in enhancing the chiropractic literature. He has numerous publications with regards to peripheral nerve entrapments, chiropractic management of concussion, and other sports-injury related ailments.

Lastly, he enjoys lecturing on behalf of chiropractic and sports medicine. He has been a platform presenter for the for the Association of Chiropractic College annual Research Agenda Conference for several years, lecturing on concussion management and sports injuries in addition to lecturing for past Palmer College Homecomings.

Dr. Olson is a graduate of Palmer Chiropractic College (Summa Cum Laude), where he was salutatorian for his class.

In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife, 2 children, and enjoying the northern Minnesota outdoor recreational opportunities.



 



Continuing Education

Continuing Education Credit is available for the following professionals.

CHIROPRACTORS

Southeast Sports Seminars is an approved provider of continuing education for chiropractors through the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards.  7.5 CE hours are available  in all states where The PACE program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards is accepted. States approved by PACE: AK, ID, IN, IA, KS, MA, ME, MD, MN, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NV, OH, OR, SC, SD, TN, UT, VA, VT, WA, WY, Puerto Rico and Nova Scotia.

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

This course content is accepted as 8 hours of online (distance learning) continuing education credit for physical therapists and PTAs in the following states: AL, AZ, GA, IA, ID, MA, MI, MO, NE, ND, OR, RI, SD, UT, WA, WI

For any specific questions regarding continuing education hours and approvals, please email us at events@sports-seminars.com.


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