Tag Archives: depression

Alone and Depressed?

Romans 12: 15Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn.” Having made the transition from team sports to individual sports in my late teens, I was very intrigued by the title of this German study:  Individual Athletes More Prone to Depression, Researchers Find.  Professor Juergen Beckmann, of the Technical University of Munich, presented research […]

Depressed – Where do you turn?

Psalm 42: 5 Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God. The Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine published a study called:  “The prevalence of failure-based depression among elite athletes.” (Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine: 2013 Jul 23(4):273-7). The study was designed […]