Change & Anxiety

Jul 08, 14 Change & Anxiety

Posted by in Anxiety, Featured

How Change May Affect You Change and the arrival of a new boss makes everyone anxious You will wonder if the manager will change the team / will want to buy or sell anyone / have a different management style There is anxiety in the team because the future is unknown and what is unknown can make us anxious The stakes are raised in...

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Football managers: Stress and health risks in the English Premier League

Apr 10, 14 Football managers: Stress and health risks in the English Premier League

Posted by in Burnout, Featured

INSIDE THE COTTAGE –  The Australian First Team Fitness Coach for Fulham Football Club, SCOTT MILLER gives an exclusive insight to the www.australiantimes.co.uk into the world of English Premier League football and how managers cope and deal with the stress of their high-pressured jobs. It is a common theme in professional...

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Waterford hurling star Wayne Hutchinson opens up about his battle with depression

Apr 09, 14 Waterford hurling star Wayne Hutchinson  opens up about his battle with depression

Posted by in Depression, Featured

Waterford hurling star Wayne Hutchinson  opens up about his battle with depression Tuesday, March 18th 2014. I wake up to a beautiful morning as the sunshine streams through the blinds in my bedroom. I’m lying in bed, tears streaming down my cheeks, but I’m not asking myself ‘what’s wrong with me?’ For years, I did just that,...

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RAY WILKINS EXCLUSIVE: My battle with illness, depression… and those booze rumours

Feb 21, 14 RAY WILKINS EXCLUSIVE: My battle with illness, depression… and those booze rumours

Posted by in Depression, Featured

Until now this is the kind of conversation Ray Wilkins would have had with his therapist. By Matt Lawton Until now there has been no need to reveal his battle against depression. Or his dependency on Valium as a teenage captain of Chelsea. Or indeed the acute embarrassment he has endured for more than 20 years because of the...

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An athlete’s greatest challenge? To avoid ruin in retirement

Feb 21, 14 An athlete’s greatest challenge? To avoid ruin in retirement

Posted by in Featured, Retirement

Some have foreshadowed this time; some have considered it and then banished the thoughts; some have refused to reflect on it for more than a moment. All have felt at least some terror at what it holds. By Brian Moore.  Retirement is almost a taboo subject in sport, which is remarkable given that it happens to every athlete. Winners...

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