The vodcast: Mental Health Issues with Sports and beyond
As Tom Hoffarth, Steve Lowery and Jon McKelvey discuss, the recent high-profile suicide-related deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, separated by only a few days, emphasize the steady rise in mental health issues in society today.
Note this New York Times story about how suicide has quietly morphed into a human health crisis.
For more information on suicide prevention visit suicidepreventionlifeline.org. Also know there is outreach for depression issues and a self-harm hotline.
Join in the discussion with Tom, Steve and Jon about this issue, how it relates to sports, and some personal insight on their own experiences. Watch here: