Presenting a "Culture of Care" at DII Apple Institute
The Institute’s Founding Director Dr. David Wyrick and Managing Director Dr. Jeff Milroy presented at the NCAA Division II APPLE Institute, hosted by the APPLE Institute and the Gordie Center. Their presentation focused on how student-athletes and their respective athletics programs commonly align on the belief that elite sport performance is
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Research Team Partnering to Evaluate Anti-Extremism Program in Bahrain
Researchers from The Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness and Prevention Strategies are partnering with key stakeholders from the Kingdom of Bahrain and officials from D.A.R.E. America to evaluate and optimize the Ma’an Peaceful Coexistence and Anti-Extremism middle and high school programs The study will utilize the innovative, en
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Lead Researcher Interviewed by Mojo Sports
IPAHW researcher Stephen Hebard PhD, recently discussed mental health literacy with Mojo Sports. Dr. Hebard also shared ways that coaches, and parents, can normalize the conversation around mental well-being. Dr. Hebard is also the Director of Research and Innovation for Prevention Strategies, the commercialization partner of IPAHW.
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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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