Davidsonville Athletic Association is a non-profit organization administered by a volunteer board whose mission is to promote, encourage, direct and operate athletic programs for the children and youth of the Davidsonville area, Anne Arundel County.
 
 
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"Concussion Awareness and Safety Policy"
 

This page provides links to good articles on Concussions and Concussion Awareness articles.


Provides information related to the implementation of the Gator Football Safety Policy which governs practice routines & definitions, medical & concussion return to play guidelines as well as safer technique-teaching methods.
 
Resource for understanding the need for baseline testing and locations to be tested prior to participation with pads.
 
The Head's Up program has excellent information for coaches, parents and athletes.  
 

http://www.mpssaa.org/HealthandSafety/Concussions.asp - This is the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association site and they reference the above CDC resources.

 
http://www.mywiaa.org/lystedt/default.htm - This is a great video from Washington State from a leader in the concussion discussion, Stan Herring.  The Maryland State Law is the same as Washington's.  It is worth watching for coaches, parents and players.

Concussion Awareness Form  - click here to download form from Anne Arundel County Public Schools / Athletic Department