LESSONS LEARNED FORM DEATH OF MAX GILPIN, CASE STUDY

Everyone must do their part to prevent non-accidental, preventable physical and psychological endangerment and maltreatment that cause serious injuries and deaths, negligence, substandard care, human rights violations and sexual abuse of Child and Youth Athletes. We must prevent the blindsiding of uninformed Coaches with civil and legal punishments, because they don’t know about their legal […]

ATHLETES’ SPIRITUAL MINDSET

We are energy and spiritual creatures having a physical experience. [Pierre Teilhard de Chardin] This reporter agrees with de Chardin’s opinion, but not every opinion. • Humans beings have 2 known biological physical stages: 1st “Prenatal or antenatal stage of development is the stage in which a human embryo and later fetus develops during pregnancy, […]

MOST RAPE VICTIMS DON’T APPEAR INJURED…BUT RAPE IS A MEDICAL EMERGENCY… AND SEXUAL ASSAULT…EVEN ON CAMPUS AND BY FOOTBALL PLAYERS

“A Baylor University graduate who says she was raped by football players in 2013 sued the university Friday. Her lawsuit includes an allegation that 31 Baylor football players committed at least 52 acts of rape, including five gang rapes, between 2011 and 2014 — an estimate that far exceeds the number previously provided by school […]

WHAT ARE CHILDREN AND CHILD ATHLETE ABUSE VICTIMS, WITNESSES AND PERPETRATORS’ RIGHTS?

A. Children and Child Athletes, Witnesses and Perpetrators of all ages throughout the justice process: • have the right to be treated with dignity and compassion • have respect at all times • treated in a caring and sensitive manner • treated individually with their own needs, wishes and feelings • be interviewed during the […]

SECOND IMPACT SYNDROME

“Second-impact syndrome (SIS): Blows to the head that are too soft to cause concussions can still cause Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), allowing the disease to spread unnoticed for decades. “Often Its connection to football has been denied by coaches, the NFL, the NCAA and youth organizations. “Second-impact syndrome appears to require an initial concussion, giving […]