Guthrie Post-Concussion Support Group to Meet – Nov. 18

Nov 02, 2018

The Guthrie Post-Concussion Support Group will hold a meeting on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m. in the 4 Blue Conference Room located on the fourth floor of the Guthrie Medical Group in Sayre, Pa. 

The meeting will feature guest speaker Erin Stackhouse, a graduate of Athens Area High School and the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. This will be Erin’s second time speaking to the group. Erin sustained the concussion that changed her life while playing indoor soccer her senior year of high school. She currently works as a Mental Health Technician at the Commonwealth Health First Hospital and is a Crisis Clinician at Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Erin will tell her story in dealing with Post-Concussion Syndrome and talk about her daily struggles since she last spoke. 

The Guthrie Post-Concussion Support Group features speakers who share their personal journeys in dealing with sports related post-concussion syndrome. The group is free and open to community members who have suffered a concussion and their families.

For more information or to participate in the meeting online, please contact Steven Hicks, MS, ATC by email at twintierspcsg@gmail.com. The group also maintains a Facebook page, Twin Tiers Sports Post-Concussion Support Group.