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Fairfax Co Athletes Mental Health Symposium

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST

Time:          Check-in: 6:30p.m.

Start:          7:00p.m.

Location:    Board Auditorium at the Fairfax County Government Center

12011 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, Va. 22035

Audience:   All Parents, Coaches, and Administrators

 

Cost:           Free

 

Join us as we launch the conversation about mental health and the role coaches, parents and sports administrators can play in supporting and encouraging youth athletes as they cope with the struggles and pressures of their early development.

Come and hear from renowned local experts as they help adults who work with student athletes:

  • Understand the pressures facing student athletes in 2019
  • Recognize the warning signs for potential youth in distress
  • Guide athletes to available local resources for assistance

Please find the flyer attached! You can also find information on our website here:

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/neighborhood-community-services/athletic-community-mental-health-symposium

 

It is time to “have the discussion” as we work toward breaking down misconceptions and barriers regarding mental health in athletics.

 

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/neighborhood-community-services/athletic-community-mental-health-symposium

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