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Managing Mental Health On and Off the Field: 4 Tips for Athletes
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Managing Mental Health On and Off the Field: 4 Tips for Athletes

By Kelly Wick|November 8, 2022

While college can be the most stressful time in a person’s life, college athletes have to juggle much more than the average student. With looming deadlines, practices, competitions, and trying...

3 Teletherapy Resources for LGBTQ+ Student-Athletes
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3 Teletherapy Resources for LGBTQ+ Student-Athletes

By Britt Trachtenberg|November 3, 2022

In 2019, 90% of LGBTQ+ athletes identified homophobia and transphobia as issues in school sports. Meanwhile, 48% of LGBTQ+ students say that they cannot find adequate mental health services.  Although...

19 Signs That Your Teammate is Struggling With Their Mental Health
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19 Signs That Your Teammate is Struggling With Their Mental Health

By Marissa Massaro|October 27, 2022

College athletes are under a lot of pressure to perform well in their sport while getting their education, and are expected to be exceptional in both areas of their lives....

3 Habits Athletes Should Incorporate Into Their Morning Routine
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3 Habits Athletes Should Incorporate Into Their Morning Routine

By Madison Machado|October 24, 2022

Is your morning routine lackluster? If you’re not an early bird, that’s ok–you can change that! Mornings can be tough for sure and sometimes you can’t help but hit the...

3 Mental Health Effects of Injuries in Sports 
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3 Mental Health Effects of Injuries in Sports 

By Noah Fisher|October 13, 2022

Injuries are an unfortunate and all too common part of being an athlete, but they’re still no fun. In the case of college athletes, who often rely on their sport...

5 Ways to Improve Your Mental Health When Your Coach’s Training Plan is Too Much
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5 Ways to Improve Your Mental Health When Your Coach’s Training Plan is Too Much

By Scott Abramson|October 4, 2022

There’s no question that a college coach’s training plan can be really intense– but there comes the point when training plans from your coach can be so tough that they...

Fed Up: 3 Ways to Deal With Body Shaming In Sports
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Fed Up: 3 Ways to Deal With Body Shaming In Sports

By Claire Borman|September 5, 2022

Body shaming: unfortunately, it’s something we’ve probably all experienced. Whether from the criticisms of our peers or ourselves, the effects of body shaming are detrimental to the young mind.  Related:...

Feeling Overwhelmed? 7 Tips To Help Athletes Approach a Coach About Their Mental Health
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Feeling Overwhelmed? 7 Tips To Help Athletes Approach a Coach About Their Mental Health

By Claire Borman|August 30, 2022

Mental health is a serious issue, but a lot of athletes don’t want to tell their coach when they’re struggling because they think it makes them look weak, they feel...

In Over Your Head? 6 Signs it’s Time to Quit Your Sport To Preserve Your Mental Health
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In Over Your Head? 6 Signs it’s Time to Quit Your Sport To Preserve Your Mental Health

By Claire Borman|August 26, 2022

Today’s athletes are conditioned to push through the pain and pressure, and competitive sports at all levels have become an extremely cutthroat environment. In fact, most athletes at one time...

Mental Health Matters: 5 Quotes to Inspire College Athletes
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Mental Health Matters: 5 Quotes to Inspire College Athletes

By Scott Abramson|August 25, 2022

Mental health awareness is growing and becoming a point of focus in the world, including the world of sports. Athletes at all levels want to be on top of their...

Sports Psychology vs Talk Therapy (and How Each Can Help Athletes With Their Mental Health)
Mental Health Matters!
Sports Psychology vs Talk Therapy (and How Each Can Help Athletes With Their Mental Health)

By Sammie Grant|August 25, 2022

Are you a college athlete looking into talking through your mental health issues with a professional? Trying to decide whether it’s better to go the sports psychology route or traditional...

Matters of the Heart: Breaking Down the Emotions of College Sports
In Your Feels!
Matters of the Heart: Breaking Down the Emotions of College Sports

By Scott Abramson|August 24, 2022

No matter what sport you are playing, if you are playing it at the collegiate level, you love the game. It’s why you continued playing, it’s why you still play,...

Tackling Nutrition Misconceptions and Body Image with Villanova Sports Performance Coach, Sabrina Murphy
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Tackling Nutrition Misconceptions and Body Image with Villanova Sports Performance Coach, Sabrina Murphy

By Claire Borman|August 19, 2022

Sabrina Murphy is a sports performance coach at Villanova University. She has worked at Villanova since 2019 and currently helps Villanova’s athletes with their nutrition on top of their sports...

18 Symptoms of Depression in College Athletes
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18 Symptoms of Depression in College Athletes

By Claire Borman|August 18, 2022

Although many are reluctant to admit it, depression in athletes has become increasingly more common. Depression negatively affects the way someone thinks, feels, and acts. For athletes, it can be...

5 Ways to Help a Teammate Struggling with Mental Health 
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5 Ways to Help a Teammate Struggling with Mental Health 

By Max Brown|August 17, 2022

Athletes are always told to seek help if they are struggling with mental health, but due to the stigma that surrounds poor mental health in athletes, reaching out is oftentimes...

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