It's a human thing
…Recently, CSI Calgary staff and sport service providers had the opportunity to learn more about mental health issues and their role as stewards for the athletes they work with. The seminar, hosted by Game Plan Partner, Morneau Shepell - a human resources consulting and technology company that provides employee assistance, health, benefits, and retirement needs - served to educate staff about mental illness, how to recognize warning signs in athletes and what they can do about it. Through the partnership with Morneau Shepell, Game Plan athletes can access a range of mental health support services. The goal is for staff and service providers to support athletes who may be suffering with mental health issues by building a bridge to professional help.
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