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Blog, Mental Health - 3 months ago

Setting SMART goals ahead of the football season

With the footy season around the corner we've put some tips together to help you set your goals for the season ahead.

AFL Players, Ambassador, Mental Health, Video - 4 months ago

Jack Trengove: A Tackle Your Feelings story

Growing up, life was pretty easy according to former Melbourne and Port Adelaide player Jack Trengove. The former No. 2 draft pick attended a good school, he was athletic, academically strong and well-rounded. “If you were to ask me what the words mental health meant when I was 16 years old, I wouldn’t have even...

Ambassador, Mental Health, Video - 4 months ago

Alastair Clarkson: A Tackle Your Feelings story

With almost 16 seasons under his belt as a senior coach and 134 games of playing experience, Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson has come to understand the importance of strong relationships in driving success on and off-field. Growing up in the small rural town of Kaniva in Victoria’s wheat belt, Clarkson felt a strong sense of...

Uncategorised - 5 months ago

Challenges, Connection and Community: Jetta reflects on a tough season

“One of the most pivotal (moments of 2020) was staying connected even when you’re away from the club… If you can continue to support your teammates, coaches, volunteers or anyone else involved in the club, you’ll have better people and a better football club around you.”

Uncategorised - 5 months ago

Kicking goals with Melbourne and Zurich

TYF is proud to support our partner Zurich Insurance and Melbourne's AFLW side, with every goal kicked by a Demons player during the 2021 AFLW season directly benefitting local football clubs.

Uncategorised - 5 months ago

From the program manager’s desk… a new beginning

TYF program manager Nick Walsh reflects on a challenging 2020 and looks ahead to a new year.

Uncategorised - 5 months ago

Ready to tackle 2021!

The Tackle Your Feelings team is excited to announce that in 2021 the program will be expanding.

News - 7 months 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 - 8 months 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 - 8 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...

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