(INFOGRAPHIC) 5 Simple Action Steps for Injured Athletes
If you are currently one of the injured athletes on your team then follow these five action steps and it will help!
1. Grieve space-
Allow yourself to experience the pain of being injured. Injured players need to set aside times to think about being sad/getting angry/ worrying/ etc. Then you can avoid these emotions at inopportune times (dinner, etc.)
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