Managing student-athletes’ mental health issues

Date: 2007
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Manual
Author:  Thompson RA, Sherman RT.
Publisher:  National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

The purpose of this handbook is to assist coaches in identifying student-athletes who may be having difficulty and to help coaches learn to respond appropriately and effectively with those student-athletes. Chapters provide information on mood disorders (includes suicide intervention), anxiety disorders, eating disorders, substance abuse and management issues.