// Tag: Wellbeing

Professional Pressure – Football and Mental Health

Posted 2 years ago Tracy Donachie 3 minute read comments

Football has been described as “more than just a game” (Jones, 1995). As a result, footballers are experiencing psychological distress despite achieving great sporting […]


Exercise as treatment for anxiety and depression

Posted 3 years ago Catherine Robertson 2 minute read comments

1 in 4 of us will suffer with poor mental health at some point in our lives. Anxiety can affect around 16% of the […]


Social media and athlete psychological wellbeing

Posted 3 years ago Sophie Walton 3 minute read comments

Since the birth of Twitter, the social media world has catapulted into something only once imaginable. The impact Twitter has had on the sports […]


Depression and performance enhancing drugs – Are we willing to understand this relationship?

Posted 4 years ago Leah Moore 10 minute read comment

The development of depression during retirement from professional sport has been highlighted by many athletes and most recently by swimming legend Ian Thorpe.  James […]

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