MLive: HS Basketball Coach Opens About Depression

Kent City boys’ basketball coachDave Ingles was featured about his struggles with depression and how he’s helping himself by helping others. Below is an excerpt. By Mark Opfermann Dave Ingles is starting to tell his story. Not the one as coach of the Kent City High School boys basketball team …

Hawkeye Nation: Amari Spivey’s Depression Battle

Former Iowa cornerback and Detroit Lions safety Amari Spievey was profiled by Hawkeye Nation. Spievey (pronounced “spuh-VAY”) recounts the hard road he encountered while playing professional football, the ensuing depression brought on by repeated concussions and personal tragedy. Below is an excerpt. By Rob Howe [Amari] Spievey was languishing with …

Players’ Tribune: Everyone Is Going Through Something

Cleveland Cavaliers forward and NBA All-Star Kevin Love opened up about his panic attacks in the Players’ Tribune. Spurred on by DeMar DeRozan’s shared story, Love details how life’s secrets are masked and how he’s being truthful with himself now. By Kevin Love On November 5th, right after halftime against …

LA Times: Barksdale Breaks Silence

Los Angeles Chargers starting right tackle Joe Barksdale was profiled by the Los Angles Times. He discussed his battles with severe depression, his therapy and how he hopes to be an advocate for people suffering from chronic depression. By Dan Woike The thoughts Joe Barksdale had wrestled with for as …