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News - 3 weeks ago

Tackle Your Feelings bolsters its psychologist network

Tackle Your Feelings is seeking psychologists with a passion for community sport to deliver its mental health program to coaches around the country.

Blog, Mental Health - 4 weeks ago

Offence or defense? How withdrawal fits into our footballer’s game plan

Despite modern technologies, there is still an increasing trend in social withdrawal and isolation. We look at the psychological processes that impact this.

Mental Health - 2 months ago

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

World Mental Health Day – 10 October – is a day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy. This year’s theme, Do You See What I See?, challenges perceptions about mental illness in Australia and encourages everyone to look at mental health in a more positive light, in an effort to reduce stigma and make...

News - 2 months ago

Tackle Your Feelings online recognised for outstanding learning technologies

The Tackle Your Feelings program has been rewarded for its online program development, winning two categories at the annual LearnX Live! Awards.

Ambassador, Mental Health, Video - 2 months ago

TYF Chats: Alastair Clarkson and Leon Cameron

In a career spanning more than two decades, Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson has experienced everything football has to offer – from the highs of winning premierships to the challenges of rebuilding a club. But, it was when former AFL coach and player Danny Frawley passed away in September 2019 that the significance of the mental...

Ambassador, Blog, Mental Health - 2 months ago

What 2020 has taught me about relationships

TYF ambassador Kara Antonio shares what she has learnt this year about managing relationships during COVID-19.

Blog, Mental Health - 3 months ago

Part two: Stress – footballer’s friend, foe or depends?

The second blog in our two-part series where TYF psychologist Luke Jankie tackles the issue of managing stress in sports.

Blog, Mental Health - 4 months ago

Stress – footballer’s friend, foe or depends?

In part one of a two-part series, TYF psychologist Luke Jankie tackles the issue of managing stress in sports.

Mental Health - 5 months ago

Brendan McCartney proud to be part of Tackle Your Feelings

“I see it as a bit of a progression to where I’ve headed in my journey in coaching and a passion to give back to the game."

Blog, Mental Health - 5 months ago

Adjusting back to ‘normal’

As you begin to readjust back to your ‘normal’ pre-COVID lifestyle, you may experience some concern and apprehension around what is happening. We’ve pulled together the below tips and support services to help you transition. While restrictions have eased, they have not yet been completely removed. So, when adjusting to new regulations, be sure to...

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