Detroit News: Michigan athletes tackling mental health issues

The Detroit News profiled Athletes Connected and Will Heininger to discuss how Michigan is dealing with the challenges of student-athlete mental wellness. By John Niyo The headlines keep screaming about a crisis, most recently the suicide of a starting quarterback for a major college football program. And the underlying numbers …

NCAA: When the Playing Days End

When the Playing Days End was a feature story in the Spring 2018 edition of the NCAA Champion Magazine. Featured in a sidebar on University of Michigan swimmer Ashley Cohagen ’13. Additionally, U-M swimmer and current Athletes Connected project coordinator Emily Klueh is quoted in the story. Below is an …

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 …