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Arvada West High School Athletic Trainer: Corey Andrews MEd, ATC, PES          corey.andrews11@hotmail.comCorey Andrews

 

Corey completed his Degree in 2012 from Metropolitan State University of Denver in Athletic Training. He then went on to Auburn University for his masters in Exercise Science and Kinesiology.  Corey has been an Athletic Trainer as a civilian for the Army and a Physical Therapy Office but enjoys the high school setting more. In his spare time he plays many sports, loves being in the mountains and spending time with his family.

 

What is an athletic trainer: 

Athletic trainers are highly qualified, multi-skilled health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to provide preventative services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. Athletic trainers work under the direction of a physician as prescribed by state licensure statutes.

Athletic trainers are sometimes confused with personal trainers. There is, however, a large difference in the education, skillset, job duties and patients of an athletic trainer and a personal trainer. The athletic training academic curriculum and clinical training follows the medical model. Athletic trainers must graduate from an accredited baccalaureate or master’s program, and roughly 70% of Athletic Trainers have a master’s degree. https://www.nata.org/about/athletic-training

AWest Policies and Procedures

Training Room Philosophy:

The Training Room is a place where athletes can come to a safe environment for treatment or athletic injuries.  Corey demands respect when athletes are in the training room, he wants the athletes to feel safe to talk to him about anything but also remember that this is a place of business not socializing.

Bumps and Bruises (ONLY during Fall Sports)

Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center in Golden allows Jefferson County Athletes to come to the clinic and be evaluated by the top orthopedic doctors panorama has to offer for free.  This is only on Saturday Mornings from 8-10 and only during the fall season.  This is for orthopedic(muscle and bone) injuries not  concussions, illness or pre-participation physicals.  Download the attached file and talk to Corey if you have any questions.

Bumps and Bruises Flyer 2016

Rehab Exercises to Help Problem Areas

Ankle-Shin Strengthening Program

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