Cannabidiol (CBD) Drug Education Video: Team Based

December 21, 2020

  This 15-minute education video takes viewers through the current evidence and status of CBD and CBD-based products in sport. Covering the impacts of legalization, absorption, dosing, and effects on the body, this video provides a strong foundation for evidence-based discussion on CBD/hemp use. The video is accompanied by a pre- and post-quiz for viewers, […]

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Cannabidiol (CBD) Drug Education Video: Single Athlete

December 21, 2020

  This 15-minute education video takes viewers through the current evidence and status of CBD and CBD-based products in sport. Covering the impacts of legalization, absorption, dosing, and effects on the body, this video provides a strong foundation for evidence-based discussion on CBD/hemp use. The video is accompanied by a pre- and post-quiz for viewers, […]

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Dietary Supplements’ Impact on Athletes

November 17, 2020

  ABOUT: Research estimates that more than 75% of athletes use dietary supplements for prevention, performance, or recovery. The safety of supplements is a primary concern due to the lack of federal regulations on quality control and potential for contamination or adulteration with substances banned in sport. This session will provide up-to-date information on supplement […]

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Sleep and Mental Health: Implications for Athletes

November 17, 2020

  This session will focus on the importance of healthy sleep for athlete well-being in general, but specifically as it pertains to mental health. The presentation will include a brief overview of the sorts of sleep problems athletes face, how to conceptualize them in terms of effects on physical and mental performance, and how these […]

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Cannabis and Competitive Athletes: Current Science, Emerging Issues, and Prevention Opportunities

July 23, 2020

  This webinar will bring participants up to date with current trends and statistics on vaping and marijuana.  We will discuss use of these substances by student-athletes and how they affect athletic performance.  Finally, we will look at ways we can recognize student-athletes who may be struggling and how to connect them to the people […]

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Implement a Successful Drug-Testing Program & have an Effective Drug-Testing Policy

June 17, 2020

The goal of drug-testing in sport is to both deter use of performance-enhancing substances, while protecting the athletes who compete clean—leveling the playing field for all competitors. Developing an effective drug-testing policy is an important component of a drug-testing program. In this webinar, we will identify an action plan to develop or review the components […]

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Vaping and Marijuana Trends and the Affects on Athletic Performance

April 13, 2020

  This webinar will bring participants up to date with current trends and statistics on vaping and marijuana.  We will discuss use of these substances by student-athletes and how they affect athletic performance.  Finally, we will look at ways we can recognize student-athletes who may be struggling and how to connect them to the people […]

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The Two Sided Coin: Body Image in Sport & Society

March 30, 2020

  It has been said that the athlete has two body images: one in sport and one in society. This double sided coin puts them at an increased risk for body image distortions and disordered eating. As treatment providers it is imperative that we help guide the athlete to distinguish between these two images and […]

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2018 Supplement Update with NSF International

February 20, 2020

Original Record Date: March 6, 2018   An informative and interactive webinar with John Travis, Senior Research Scientist, and Brian Jordan, Technical Manager for the Certified for Sport program at NSF International. In an open conversation and Q&A exchange, we explore current trends in supplement manufacturing and composition, and hear about new research related to ingredients found in […]

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Cannabis Derived Products in Sport and the Workplace

November 7, 2019

  This home study addresses the current landscape of marijuana legalization and the impacts on public health and the integrity of sport. There is a clear gap between current scientific evidence and public perceptions around cannabis use, including the rapid growth and popularity of the CBD (cannabidiol) marketplace. Sport practitioners seeking a greater understanding of […]

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NCAA Single User Cannabis Education Video

September 12, 2019

  This 15-minute education video takes viewers through the current evidence and status of cannabis and cannabis-based products in sport. Covering the impacts of legalization, absorption, dosing, and effects on the body, this video provides a strong foundation for evidence-based discussion on marijuana use. The video is accompanied by a pre- and post-quiz for viewers […]

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Single User Cannabis Education Video

September 12, 2019

  This 15-minute education video takes viewers through the current evidence and status of cannabis and cannabis-based products in sport. Covering the impacts of legalization, absorption, dosing, and effects on the body, this video provides a strong foundation for evidence-based discussion on marijuana use. The video is accompanied by a pre- and post-quiz for viewers […]

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JUUL, Vapes and All That Jazzy Technology

September 10, 2019

  New technology and nicotine salts in pod vapes have led to an epidemic of youth nicotine use and addiction (MTF 2018). Current research by the CDC indicates that 1 in 5 high school students now vapes. Nicotine addiction is impacting our youngest athletes in a way that it hasn’t in decades. Screening athletes for […]

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Multi-User Cannabis Education Video

September 9, 2019

  This 15-minute education video takes viewers through the current evidence and status of cannabis and cannabis-based products in sport. Covering the impacts of legalization, absorption, dosing, and effects on the body, this video provides a strong foundation for evidence-based discussion on marijuana use. The video is accompanied by a pre- and post-quiz for viewers, […]

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NCAA Multi-User Cannabis Education Video

September 9, 2019

  This 15-minute education video takes viewers through the current evidence and status of cannabis and cannabis-based products in sport. Covering the impacts of legalization, absorption, dosing, and effects on the body, this video provides a strong foundation for evidence-based discussion on marijuana use. The video is accompanied by a pre- and post-quiz for viewers, […]

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Substance Use and the Young Athlete

September 3, 2019

  This webinar will help practitioners differentiate between common teen/young adult behavior issues and an emerging substance abuse problem so that they may provide immediate and appropriate support to their athletes.   At the end of this presentation, attendees will be better able to: Apply knowledge regarding the physiological impact of substance use. Identify warning […]

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Changes to NCAA Policies and Bylaws You Need to Know

May 17, 2019

  Policy changes within the NCAA often lead to confusion or the sharing of misinformation that may put athletes and collegiate sport programs at risk. Questions regarding new changes or interpretations of current bylaws are often directed to Drug Free Sport International and NCAA member services. This session aims to clarify common questions and new […]

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Dietary Supplement Manufacturing: Common Missteps and What it Takes to Ensure Consumer Safety

May 2, 2019

  This presentation will define the current dietary supplement regulations, the basic components of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), and the common issues facing dietary supplement manufacturers. This information will help athletic trainers, dietitians, and sport administrators make informed decisions regarding dietary supplements and the education they provide to their athletes.   At the end of […]

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Tips for Fueling High School Athletes

May 2, 2019

  Adolescent athletes present unique challenges to ensure proper fueling for exercise as well as continued growth. Demanding schedules and social pressures to perform and attain a desired body image can influence both food preferences and availability. Studies reveal a lack of nutrition knowledge among high school students, and a concerning trend of increasing dietary […]

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3-Pack Printed Infographic Posters (17″x22″)

April 22, 2019

Order 17″x 22″ infographic posters on three topics of your choice, and receive PDF copies for future printing. Cost: $130 (includes printing and shipping) […]

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