Athlete Development & Sports Rehabilitation
Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)
Abbreviated Program Description: This instructional course will outline basic tenets of athlete development, with a focus on the adolescent athlete. Presenters will outline current knowledge about the contributions of physical and emotional health, social development, academic development, and advanced athletic skills to whole-person athlete development. Gaps in knowledge and targets for intervention will be identified through presentation of the Athlete Development Model (ADM) and introduction of the Athlete Development Monitoring Tool.