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Brandon Marshall: “The Way People Talk About Mental Health Is Crazy”

I was so moved by this column by NFL All-Pro wide receiver Brandon Marshall, that I wanted to share it with you. He speaks very frankly and eloquently about his own personal struggles, as well as how media reports too often

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Posted in Adversity, Gun Violence, Sports, Stigma

When sport imitates life

Kudos to NFL defensive lineman┬áDerek Wolfe for his self-disclosure about painful depression that threatened his career and his life. But, there is more to this story. Wolfe’s depression followed a rather severe physical injury that he feared could have been

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Posted in Depression, Sports
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