Dr. Mary J LaRue LAT

Senior Lecturer, University of Wisconsin - Stout
Physical Education Department
College of Education, Hospitality, Health and Human Sciences

Office: 224 Sports and Fitness Center
Phone: 715-232-2161
Email: laruem@uwstout.edu

Teaching Interests: Kinesiology, Biomechanics, Sport Psychology, Wellness, Stress Management and a wide variety of Athletic Training, Injury Prevention and First Aid Emergency Response courses

Research Interests: Mental Health Issues in Intercollegiate Athletes, Anxiety and Competition, Barriers to Exercise for Caregivers

Professional Interests: Athletic Training, Kinesiology, Sports Medicine and Sport Psychology

Education

    • Ph D Kinesiology
      University of Minnesota
      Minneapolis, MN, United States, 2010
    • M ED Health Education
      University of Wisconsin - Platteville
      Platteville, WI, United States, 1994
    • BS Physical Education K-12
      University of Wisconsin - River Falls
      River Falls, WI, United States, 1985

Licensures and Certifications

  • Licensed Athletic Trainer: State of Wisconsin
  • CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer/Health Care Provider: American Red Cross
  • Emerency Medical Response Instructor: American Red Cross
  • Certifed Athletic Trainer: National Athletic Trainers' Association

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin - Stout
        Senior Lecturer
        August 2015 -
      • University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
        Assistant Professor and Clinical Coordinator of Athletic Training
        August 2015

Presentations

    Poster

    • LaRue, M. J. (October, 2013). Remember the Caregivers: Barriers to Exercise. Association for Applied Sport Psychology, New Orleans, LA, United States.
    • LaRue, M. J. (June, 2013). Mental Health Issues In Intercollegiate Athletes: Clinical and Educational Implications. National Athletic Trainers' Association Clinical Symposium, Las Vegas , NV, United States.
    • LaRue, M. J., , & (October, 2012). Skating in the face of fear: A debilitative anxiety intervention. Association for Applied Sport Psychology, Atlanta, GA, United States.
    • LaRue, M. J. (October, 2011). The role of certified athletic trainers in the recognition and referral of mental health issues in intercollegiate student-athletes. Association for Applied Sport Psychology, Honolulu, HI, United States.

    Oral Presentation

    • LaRue, M. J., , & (April, 2013). Mental Health Issues in Student Athletes: Practical Implications. Wisconsin Athletic Trainers' Association State Symposium, Wisconsin Dells, WI, United States.
    • LaRue, M. J., , & (April, 2010). The Cervical Spine Injured Athlete . Wisconsin Athletic Trainers' Association State Symposium, Eau Claire , WI, United States.

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • LaRue, M. J. Motion Analysis System . $31088 (Funded).

Professional Memberships

  • Association for the College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter (ACSM)
  • Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association (GLATA)
  • National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA)
  • Wisconsin Athletic Trainers Association (WATA)

Service

    University

      UWEC

      • UWEC Athletic Training Educational Program (ATEP) Sub-committee (August 2003 - May 2015)
      • Committee Member, UWEC University Senate Executive Committee (August 2012 - May 2014)
      • Committee Member, UWEC Awards Committee (September 2011 - May 2014)
      • Committee Member, UWEC International Advisory Board (September 2011 - May 2014)
      • Committee Member, UWEC University Senate (August 2011 - May 2014)
      • Committee Member, UWEC Department of Kinesiology Human Perfomance Subcommittee (August 2007 - December 2013)