In this course, we will explore the unique challenges that high school athletes face that impact their health and athletic performance and how to overcome them. Athletes often struggle with overall energy availability to accomplish their daily and athletic activities which have significant health and performance consequences that must be addressed. Practical strategies on how to address these issues will be discussed.
- Define RED-S and identify unique challenges that impact a high school athlete’s health and sports performance.
- Explore common sources of athletic departments spending patterns.
- Identify the role of a Sports Dietician on the sports medicine team.
- Describe practical strategies to improve an athlete’s eating habits.
Course Faculty: Ronnie Harper EdD, ATC, LAT, NREMT
Target Audience: AT, PT, OT, MD/DO, PhD/PsyD, RN
Content Target: Domain 1. Injury and Illness Prevention & Wellness Promotion
CE Credits for Athletic Trainers Only: 1.5 Category A CEUs; all others receive a certificate of attendance.
Delivery Method: Virtual Asynchronous
Difficulty Level: Advanced
Registration Fee: $9.99
Cancellation Policy: Cancel anytime and apply the payment to a future course.
ebpCENTRAL (AP # 10138) is approved by the Board of Certification to provide continuing education to certified athletic trainers. This course is approved for 1.5 Category A CEU’s. Athletic trainers should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational activity.