Luke Cooper, ‘Former Elite Athletes Reveal Mental Health Struggles After Retirement’,, HuffPost Australia, The Huffington Post Australia Pty Ltd. (11/04/2017)


A cast of former elite Australian athletes have openly admitted to struggling with mental health issues. (…) In a 2015 study of 224 elite athletes who had already retired, it was revealed depression, eating disorders, and general psychological distress were the most common mental health issues experienced by former sporting stars.