Markoff asks Devin’s father what reservations he has

about athletic training as a career and he says, “They are just dumb jocks. A bunch of

guys that are gym rats. That’s not a real job.” Markoff realizes that Devin’s father

likely does not understand how athletic trainers work during sporting events to

respond to injuries through sport triage and by providing injury rehabilitation for


. What ethical or legal issues do you possibly see arising from this scenario?

. Using the STEPS (Stone, 2001) model, what are some possible courses of action

for Markoff?

. What career development competencies might be beneficial to Merhoff in this


. What information or knowledge might be important to share with Devin’s father

to help him better understand Devin’s career choice?