Certified Athletic Trainers in Our Secondary Schools
Describes the medical, legal, and educational benefits of having a certified athletic trainer in the secondary school, explaining that they can prevent or lessen the severity of an injury or chance of re-injury. The article presents eight options for hiring a certified athletic trainer and offers suggestions and resources for locating one.
Stopka, Christine; Shimon, Jane M.; Horodyski, MaryBeth; Deere, Randy; and Bolger, Christine. (2002). "Certified Athletic Trainers in Our Secondary Schools". Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, 16(2), 30-32.