Athletes and coaches tend not to seek help for mental health challenges. Stigma and lack of specialized support are significant barriers. We must unmistakingly change this.

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I want to be the most confident, strong person I can be for my son but at some point I might falter and that’s fine. Men must realize there’s no shame in feeling vulnerable or putting yourself out there because everyone’s going to be vulnerable at some point.
— Shea Emry | Professional Canadian Football Player | Canada All-star and 2x Grey Cup Champion | As quoted by the Globe and Mail