Athletics Prevention Ambassadors
Student-Athletes tend to minimize mental disorders or psychological distress because of the expectations of strength, stability and "mental toughness" inherent in the sports culture. We are here to help!
The Athletics branch of the Prevention Ambassadors exists to promote health, wellness, and mental health awareness within WSU athletics. We aim to raise awareness about student-athlete mental health, as well as provide support and resources to help.
According to a study conducted by NCAA Research in 2020, student-athletes mental health continues to be impacted by COVID-19. This study shows the mental health concerns of student-athletes during the pandemic.