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From Daniel Carcillo, Founder of Chapter 5
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Daniel Carcillo opens up about the death of his friend Steve Montador and why the NHL community can’t be silent about mental health issues anymore.
Daniel Carcillo:
“It was early Sunday afternoon, and I was taking off my shoes
Flames prospect Tyler Parsons opens up about his mental...
2:58pm - 21 Sep 2018

Flames prospect Tyler Parsons opens up about his mental...

Tyler Parsons was in a dark place. The darkest, actually. And the rising sun was doing nothing to brighten his mood.
Boyle, Anderson Wives Continue The Battle
2:32pm - 02 Nov 2018

Boyle, Anderson Wives Continue The Battle

There was no torch. There was no physical passing of anything. But as Nicholle Anderson and Lauren Boyle chatted, as they talked through bits of their stories, their journeys, the years of medications and tests and scans and scares, it was evident that they shared something.
Jacksonville Autism Awareness Jerseys
10:07pm - 18 Dec 2018
Jacksonville Autism Awareness Jerseys
Bell Let's Talk on Twitter

Bell Let's Talk on Twitter

“BELL LET’S TALK DAY 2019 OFFICIAL VIDEO: Today, every view of this video makes a difference. All you need to do is watch it and Bell will donate 5¢ to mental health initiatives. Share to help spread the word! #BellLetsTalk https://t.co/zVdFiEafYl”
I take meds for my mental health. I wouldnt be here if I didnt.
5:22pm - 30 Oct 2019

I take meds for my mental health. I wouldnt be here if I didnt.

“I take meds for my mental health. I wouldnt be here if i didnt. So for all of you shaming people about meds...would it be better for you if I was medication free, but took my own life? Would you come to my funeral and call me a hero?
Stop shaming people into not taking them.”
Hockey world steps up mental health support. But is it enough?
JM
4:59pm - 28 Dec 2019

Hockey world steps up mental health support. But is it enough?

Canada’s hockey world is taking steps to raise awareness of mental illness and brain injury among its players. But is it enough?
Former NHLers who suffered head trauma prone to psychiatric disorders, Toronto study finds | CBC News
JM
7:00pm - Mon 27 Jan

Former NHLers who suffered head trauma prone to psychiatric disorders, Toronto study finds | CBC News

Concussions and high impact sports seem to go hand in hand, and now a new study of pro hockey players conducted in Toronto shows that head trauma can lead to an elevated rate of psychiatric disorders.
Addressing Mental Health in Hockey
JM
3:54am - Tue 25 Feb

Addressing Mental Health in Hockey

Mark Wick, an assistant coach for Augsburg University, opens up on mental health
TSN Original: Finding Murph
7:15pm - 08 Sep 2018

TSN Original: Finding Murph

He was a first overall pick in the 1986 NHL Draft. His name is engraved on the Stanley Cup. Now, Joe Murphy is living homeless on the streets of Northern Ontario. Our Rick Westhead searches for Murphy in Kenora, as the close-knit hockey fraternity asks, “what can be done to help?” This is ‘Finding Murph’.
22 Male Athletes Speaking Out About Depression | HeadsUpGuys
10:05pm - 10 Oct 2018

22 Male Athletes Speaking Out About Depression | HeadsUpGuys

Depression does not mean weakness. You, too, can reach out and get better. 22 male athletes talk about their experiences with depression.
Hockey Fights Cancer
11:38pm - 19 Oct 2018

Hockey Fights Cancer

Welcome to NHL.com, the official site of the National Hockey League
Is A Precedent About To Be Set By The N.H.L. Brain Trust?

Is A Precedent About To Be Set By The N.H.L. Brain Trust?

The National Hockey League is nearing an agreement with some of the retired players seeking damages from the league for head trauma they endured while playing, Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman is reporting.
NHL Beginning to Raise Mental Health Awareness
7:27pm - 19 Dec 2018

NHL Beginning to Raise Mental Health Awareness

NHL players have had a tough time speaking out about mind-related issues in past years, but recent initiatives have begun raising mental health awareness.
Bleeding Out | By Clint Malarchuk
2:30am - 23 Mar 2019

Bleeding Out | By Clint Malarchuk

How I ended up as a 47 year-old man with a bullet in his head and bag full of prescription medications may go all the way back to my...
Pain, agony and 'years of duress': How hockey wives are fighting back over players' chronic brain injuries | CBC News
3:12am - 27 Nov 2019

Pain, agony and 'years of duress': How hockey wives are fighting back over players' chronic brain injuries | CBC News

Wives of some retired hockey enforcers are in their own fight, taking on the NHL and commissioner Gary Bettman, seeking an acknowledgement of a link between fights and head injuries on the ice and long-term effects like degenerative brain disease.
TSN host to speak to Lucan hockey team on mental health after local athlete died by suicide
JM
6:59pm - Sun 05 Jan

TSN host to speak to Lucan hockey team on mental health after local athlete died by suicide

Mental health advocate and host of TSN's 'Off the Record' Michael Lansberg is speaking to athletes in Lucan, Ont., after a young man died by suicide there in early October.
‘Dumb,’ ‘stupid’ and ‘lazy’ replay in mind of ex-NHLer with dyslexia
1:57pm - Sat 14 Mar

‘Dumb,’ ‘stupid’ and ‘lazy’ replay in mind of ex-NHLer with dyslexia

Saskatoon-raised ex-NHLer Brent Sopel is advocating to raise awareness about dyslexia, a learning difference he wasn’t diagnosed with until adulthood.
Walking his darkest path: Mark Rypien’s long struggle with traumatic brain injury
7:39pm - 08 Sep 2018

Walking his darkest path: Mark Rypien’s long struggle with traumatic brain injury

Mark Rypien doesn’t know if he has CTE: diagnosis can only be made with an autopsy. But both he and his wife, Danielle, can identify the signposts.
Islanders goalie Robin Lehner opens up about his addiction...
8:06pm - 29 Sep 2018

Islanders goalie Robin Lehner opens up about his addiction...

In this exclusive first-person essay, the New York Islanders goaltender opens up about his struggles with alcohol and drugs, his bipolar diagnosis and how he 'is truly ready to battle now.'