Resource and Care Directories
Locate healthcare, rehabilitation and other related resources for individuals who have experienced a traumatic brain injury.
Brain Injury Association of America: https://www.biausa.org/find-bia
Locate your local Brain Injury Association office and area resources. For personalized assistance in locating resources, call 1-800-444-6443
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline
A free, confidential treatment referral and information service for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders. For personalized assistance in locating resources, call 1-800-662-HELP (4357) Open 7 days/week, 24 hours/day
NCAA Concussion Settlement Medical Monitoring Program Website: https://www.collegeathleteconcussionsettlement.com/
Current and former NCAA student-athletes may receive free screenings and medical evaluations through this program.
Links to External Organizations
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA): http://www.ncaa.org/about/resources/media-center/news/ncaa-dod-launch-concussion-study
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) CARE Consortium: http://www.ncaa.org/sport-science-instute/topics/ncaa-dod-care-consortium”
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP): http://cdmrp.army.mil/
NIH National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS): Traumatic Brain Injury Information: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/All-Disorders/Traumatic-Brain-Injury-Information-Page
Indiana University School of Medicine CARE Consortium: https://medicine.iu.edu/expertise/traumatic-brain-injury/research/care-consortium”
Neuro Trauma Research Lab: http://neurotrauma.kines.umich.edu/
Information-Page Brain Trauma Foundation: https://www.braintrauma.org/
National Neurotrauma Society: http://www.neurotraumasociety.org/
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HEADS UP Program: http://www.cdc.gov/headsup/index.html
Traumatic Brain Injury: http://www.medicine.iu.edu/research/areas-of-expertise/traumatic-brain-injury/
Guidelines and Best Practices for Concussion Management
CDC Injury Prevention & Control: Traumatic Brain Injury: http://www.cdc.gov/traumaticbraininjury/basics.html
Thomas McAllister: How long does it take to recover form a concussion? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQCxWVbsDHg
Flora Hammond: Treatment for brain injury can help even years after injury. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3C0-av1-b2s
University of Michigan Injury Center Launches Concussion Video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?