Good mental health is vital for peak performance in sport
Mental health problems affect one in six of the population at any one time, despite this many people are unaware of the symptoms
The PFA Charity provides players with a 24/7 counselling telephone helpline.
The PFA Charity has a national network of over 100 counsellors for players to access.
Players past and present can access residential support at the Sporting Chance Clinic.
In this section we highlight some other trigger points within the game that can cause anxiety, stress, panic and anger.
A brief guide, outlining initial steps that you can take if you have been suffering from any of the problems outlined in this section.
Meet the wellbeing team.
PFA’s Jeff Whitley has spoken about the increased concern around gaming addiction and has warned that some players are not setting ‘sensible boundaries’ with games such as Fortnite.