The Center is excited to host Darren Lumbard, PhD
for this special presentation:
Motivation and Mental Health of Young Athletes
April 16th @ 9:00 AM
Dr. Lumbard is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with close to 20 years post-doctoral experience working in some of the leading psychiatric institutions in the UK and US. Lumbard is a former collegiate soccer player and for the past three years, he has been doing post-doctoral training in clinical sports psychology. He currently works in private practice with high school athletes, high-performing students, and professionals on optimizing their mental health and performance. 
During this presentation, Dr. Lumbard will provide insight on attending to mental health among the athlete population and will discuss the experience of young athletes during the Covid-19 pandemic. He will also share his knowledge and expertise in regards to injury and pain recovery, warning signs to be aware of, and strategies for intervention. 
This presentation is beneficial for those who work with young athletes including Athletic Directors, PE Teachers, Rec Coordinators, Coaches, Trainers, and Physical Therapists.

When: April 16, 2021, at 9:00 A.M.
Where: Virtual Zoom Meeting
For questions or more information contact:
Laura Burger, Coalition Coordinator
The Sussex County Coalition for Healthy & Safe Communities was founded in 1998 by concerned local citizens. The Coalition has become a well-recognized resource for schools, parents, community members, and the media looking for information and programs about alcohol and other drugs; including signs, symptoms, effects, and current local and national trends; youth violence; and prevention tools. Monthly Coalition meetings are held (virtually during Covid-19) on the second Friday at 9:00 AM and all are welcome to join. Contact: or call 973-383-4787 for more information.
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