In the News

Mental Health Care Support Crucial for College Athletes (University Business)

Medical experts warn that mental health of college athletes, and especially Black athletes, is being overlooked (USA Today)

How Coaches Drive Student-Athlete Wellbeing Amid Disruption (Gallup)

Unfinished Business: 5 Insights When Your Athletic Season is Sidelined by a Pandemic (Sidelined USA)

As College Sports Programs Pivot, Mental Health Becomes Bigger Priority (NBC News)

How College Athletic Programs are Tackling Mental Health Amid COVID-19 (The Buffalo News)

The Mental Health Side of an Epidemic: Conversation With a Leading Performance Psychologist (Forbes)

Michael Phelps Supports Tokyo Postponement, but also Worries About Athletes' Depression (NBC Sports)

How to Make Mental Health a Priority During the Coronavirus Pandemic (ESPN)

Athletes are Killing Themselves and Schools in Michigan Fear Their Players Could be Next (Detroit Free Press)

Boise State Basketball to Showcase BroncoBOLD this Week (KIVI Boise)

Bill to Fund Mental Health Programs for University Athlete Advances (The NM Political Report)

AMSSM Position Statement on Mental Health and Psychological Factors in Athletes Released (News Medical Life Sciences)

'I Want Help": Queen's Student Athletes Call for More Support (The Queen's University Journal)

The Mental Health of Student-Athletes: A Necessary Operational Investment in Contemporary Collegiate Athletics (Forbes)

Athletes Struggle to Find Purpose, Identity After Sports (The Gazette)

Athletes are Opening up about their Mental Health Journeys. Here's why that is Important (Fast Company)

Healing Mind and Body: Injuries Athletes Struggle with Mental Health (The Ithacan)

I Was the Fastest Girl in America, Until I joined Nike (The New York Times)

Then They Break Down: CSU Athletes Talk Mental Health (The Rocky Mountain Collegian)

Down but Not Out (The Harvard Crimson)

Kyrie Irving Shines a Light on an Overlooked Issue in the NBA: Grief (The Washington Post)

NBA Adopts New Rules Requiring Teams to add Full-Time Mental Health Staff for 2019-20 Season (CNBC)

Mental Health: The Lifetime Gym Membership for Athletes (Thrive Global)

Boise State Starts Mental Health Initiative #BroncoBOLD (The Arbiter)

Boise State Starts Mental Health Initiative #BroncoBOLD (The Arbiter)

Student-founded Own Your Roar Seeks to Help Towson Athletes Battling Mental Health Problems (Baltimore Sun)

Top of Mind for W.N.B.A.? A New Mental Health Plan for Players (The New York Times)

Editorial: College Community Must Recognize Athletes' Mental Health (The Ithacan)

Temple University Athletics Partners with Headspace App to Provide Mental Health Care to Student Athletes (CBS Philly)

Mental Health: 'A Part of Being A Complete Student-Athlete' (The Northerner)

Washington State Spring Game Raises More than $80,000 for Cougar Health Fund, Generates Conversation Around Mental Health (The Spokesman Review)

Beyond Winning and Losing (The Boca Raton Observer)

Saturday's CU-Nebraska Matchup to Highlight Mental Health Awareness (CU Boulder Today)

Cole Madison Finds His Way Back to Football with the Packers

High-School Athletes are Struggling with Mental Illness (The Atlantic)

Student Athletes Deal with the Pressure of Battling Stress and Depression While Not Wanting to Seem "Weak" (The Corvallis-Gazette Times)

Student Athletes Deal with the Pressure of Battling Stress and Depression While Not Wanting to Seem "Weak" (The Corvallis-Gazette Times)

It's Ok to Not be OK: Trey Moses' battle for mental wellness (Yahoo Sports)

Rory Mcllroy Driven by Meditation and Mindfulness in Pursuit of Masters 2019 Glory (The Telegraph)

Tackling Mental Health in Olympic Sport (Olympic News)

A Top Scorer Changes the Definition of the Complete Player (The New York Times)

Athletes are Admired, Idolized, and Often Physically and Mentally Distressed (Healthline)

Athletes are Admired, Idolized and Often Physically and Mentally Distressed (HealthIine)

High School Sports Provides Perfect Setting for Mental Health Discussions ( Today)

High School Sports Provides Perfect Setting for Mental Health Discussions ( Today)

Florida Gators lacrosse player Makenzie Mason: "I have to keep fighting" (ESPN)

Sink or Swim- Enna Selmanovic was only a sophomore when her sport - and her identity - were unexpectedly ripped away. She had to choose: Wallow or find a new way to win. (NCAA)

GVSU responding to rising demand for mental health services (MLive)

Carolina Panthers Hire In-House Mental Health Clinician (The Herald)

For Student Athletes' Mental Health: A More Educated Approach (The New York Times)

Hilinski family honors & remembers son Tyler at Washington State game (ESPN)

Everyone is Going Through Something - Kevin Love, Cleveland Cavaliers (The Players' Tribune)

When making the NBA isn't a cure-all: Mental health and black athletes (ESPN)

The College Sports Guide to Better Sleep - You Snooze, You Win (NCAA)

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