A former NFL player’s health is the starting point for a successful transition to life after football. The Trust’s medical/wellness program is designed to assess health needs and provide world-class medical care.
The key resource here is the Brain & Body Assessment, which is provided by several leading health institutions located all around the country. The Trust has assembled a team of highly regarded medical centers. Each has direct experience in treating NFL players and is committed to helping them develop and maintain a healthy brain and body. Each partner will also provide a recommendation containing a plan of action that each player can follow in his home community.
The medical centers will provide former players with the following benefits:
- Identification of potential needs
- Evaluation with Sports Medicine Psychiatrist
- Sports Psychology Counseling
- Goal Setting Sessions
- Life Transition Programming
Cognitive and Neuropsychological Evaluation
- Brain MRI
- Discuss injury history and current functional status
- Dietary Consultation
Subspecialty Referral Facilitation in Patients’ Local Area
- Medical Services
- Social Services
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