Use the Return to Activity and Return to Work strategies to help guide the return to cognitive aspects of daily life and work.
Use the Return to School guidelines to help guide the return to cognitive aspects of daily life/work before physical activities. Once successfully back to a normal cognitive level of activity following concussion, use the Return to Sport protocol to guide the return to physical activities. This can include getting a medical assessment and the required written medical clearance from a medical professional to participate in physical activity.
Someone who goes to school and has a job should return to school before work, if economically feasible.
For more information:
- Review our Resources page for more useful tools and handouts.
- Read our article on Returning to School.
- Read our article on Returning to Sport.