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Eleven pro-sports leagues team up for mental health PSA

In recent years, high-profile athletes have started to open up about their mental health struggles.

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Discussion Questions:

  1. What are social issues in sports and entertainment?
  2. How do they impact the business of sports and entertainment?
  3. What are ethics?
  4. Do you think sports leagues have an ethical responsibility to address social issues that impact society?
  5. Why might mental health awareness be a social issue that is important in sports?
  6. Why do you think there is such a stigma surrounding mental health in sports?
  7. How can professional athletes help to break that stigma?
  8. How might professional athletes advocating for mental health help people who are struggling with mental health?
  9. What is a PSA?
  10. Why do you think all these leagues decided to work together for this PSA?
Chris Lindauer
After working for nearly a decade in professional sports, Chris Lindauer, formed Sports Career Consulting to provide unique sports business education opportunities in and out of the classroom. In the eighteen years (and counting) that followed, Chris has inspired thousands of students to pursue their passions and explore the career of their dreams. He currently lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife, two teenage daughters and their dog.

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