Landry Won’t Stop Head Hunting


LaRon Landry apparently hasn’t gotten the message about the cumulative effects of concussions if this story is true. We continue to address in NeuroBlog the long-term problems that NFL players with multiple concussions experience which include cognitive decline, depression and suicidal behavior as aspects of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. Why would a player engage in tactics which endanger other players?

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Tag lines: brain injury, multiple concussions, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, NFL, LaRon Landry

About Rolf Gainer Ph.D.

Dr. Rolf Gainer is the founder of the Neurologic Rehabilitation Institute at Brookhaven Hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma as well as the Neurological Rehabilitation Institute of Ontario, in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Gainer is a psychologist with more than twenty-five years of experience in the treatment and rehabilitation of individuals with brain injuries and a dual diagnosis. Dr. Gainer has designed and operated innovative rehabilitation programs in the United States and Canada for individuals who have been regarded as difficult to serve. He is currently involved in conducting two outcome studies related to the long-term issues faced by individuals with brain injuries and a dual diagnosis. He has presented papers throughout the United States and Canada in many professional conferences and educational forums.
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