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Ambassador, Mental Health - 2 months ago

Touk Miller: A Tackle Your Feelings Story

Gold Coast captain Touk Miller has discussed the importance of football and connection and reflected on how he learned to provide support for two of his loved ones who had experienced grief in their life. Miller, who finished third in the 2022 season after a standout season for the Suns, “When you do move interstate...

News - 4 months ago

Win one of 32 prizes for your footy club

Tell us how your club is supporting the mental health of its players to go in the draw to win one of 32 prizes, including two x $5000 grants for your club to spend on equipment or apparel! We also have 10 x Team Apparel vouchers (valued at $1,500) and 20 coaches’ packs (valued at...

Ambassador, Video - 6 months ago

Simon Goodwin: A Tackle Your Feelings Story

Melbourne premiership coach Simon Goodwin has opened up about the mental health challenges he experienced as the Demons struggled to live up to the expectations that were set following a promising 2018 premiership finals run.

Ambassador, Video - 8 months ago

Bec Goddard: A Tackle Your Feelings story

Hawthorn AFLW coach Bec Goddard has opened up about the mental health challenges she experienced following the inaugural AFLW premiership she won at Adelaide as coach in 2017.

Blog, Mental Health - 9 months ago

Listen up! Five podcasts to kickstart your season

With the recent launch of the Tackle Your Feelings podcast, The Coaches’ Box, we wanted to share some other podcasts that we think you might enjoy. We have chosen a variety of episodes with some applicable takeaways for you and your playing group. Happy listening!

Ambassador, Video - 9 months ago

Ellie Blackburn: A Tackle Your Feelings Story

Western Bulldogs AFLW captain Ellie Blackburn opens up Tackle Your Feelings about the importance of finding balance away from football.

Podcast - 10 months ago

Team-first mentality to help school your students

Head coach at Melbourne's Scotch College, Marcus Drum, speaks about instilling a team-first attitude in players on The Coaches' Box podcast.

Podcast - 10 months ago

No one-size fits all approach to coaching: Eva

Captain of the GWS AFLW side and development coach in the Giants AFL Academy program, Alicia Eva, speaks about challenging players based on their unique skillsets on The Coaches' Box Podcast.

Podcast - 10 months ago

Fostering respectful relationships with players

Assistant coach at Essendon, Daniel Giansiracusa, speaks about establishing respectful relationships with players on The Coaches' Box Podcast.

Podcast - 10 months ago

Important to take parents on football journey

Melbourne Grammar firsts football coach, Rhy Gieschen, speaks about managing parents on The Coaches' Box Podcast.

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