Researchers Receive Grant to Study Esport Student-Athletes
IPAHW Founding Director and Chief Prevention Officer David Wyrick Ph.D. and Managing Director Jeff Milroy MPH, DrPH., have been selected to receive a UNC Greensboro School of Health and Human Sciences' Faculty Research Grant for The Esport Athlete Mental health Study (TEAMS) study. The study will examine a national sample of esp
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Publication Examines Student-Athletes’ Help-Seeking Behaviors
Researchers from The Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness, Prevention Strategies and UNC Greensboro published “A Social Ecological Framework: Counselors' Role in Improving Student Athletes' Help‐Seeking Behaviors” in the Journal of College Counseling. The research’s abstract; “Student athletes' demands increase their ris
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Collaborative Community Launched to Promote Athlete Well-Being
The Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness at UNC Greensboro, along with its partner organization Prevention Strategies, has launched the Athlete Well-Being Network. The Athlete Well-Being Network is a free, collaborative online community where collegiate athletics professionals can engage with their peers around the topic of athlete
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Student-athlete mental health from a coach's perspective
Managing Director Jeff Milroy recently appeared with TACKLE it founder Katie Uttley on the Telling Their Stories podcast. They were joined by Chris Cartwright, head football coach at Kelowna Secondary School, to discuss student-athlete mental health from a coach's perspective. 
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Research study published in Journal of Adolescent Health
The Institute to Promote Athlete Health & Wellness’s Jeff Milroy DrPH, Managing Director, and David Wyrick PhD, Founding Director and Chief Prevention Officer, were part of a research team, along with Kelly L. Rulison PhD, Lindsey Sanders MSW, LCSW and Brandon Mendenhall MPH, studying the critical factors that influence concussion reporting
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