psychology

The Relationship Between the Number of Concussions and Cognitive Decline

By shannon o'loughlin

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Shannon O’Loughlin is a current graduate student studying clinical psychology at Millersville University. She was a psychology major at Millersville University during her undergraduate years and conducted this research for her Honors College thesis. This research was chosen to present at the annual Eastern Psychological Association conference in March of this year. Her research identifies the relationship between the number of concussions acquired and cognitive function after recovery from injury. Shannon is continuing this research for her master’s thesis.