Several sports organisations have joined the campaign to increase understanding of mental health and wellbeing issues experienced by high-performance sports people.
The hurdles athletes face during and after their sporting careers such as recovering from injury, a lack of identity outside sport and transitioning into the ‘real world’ are being identified as key challenges that could potentially cause mental health problems.
Day/Date: Sunday 18th February
Venue: Northwood School – Pinner Rd, Northwood HA6 1QN (Auditorium)
Time: 09.30am – 10.30am
Arrangements have been made for Madressa students of attendees to be supervised by Madressa volunteers. Please bring your children to reception between 9.15am to 9.25am (for a sharp 9.30am start) where you will be met before proceeding to the auditorium.
No parking is permitted inside the Madressa car park.
Points of discussion/covered:-
- What is mental health?
- Introduction to why mental health is important and its impact on families
- Identification – what do you look for and how do you know? ( Participants are requested to bring a pen for this activity)
- How can YOU help?
- Q & A
Registration: To book a space please complete the registration form
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