Mental Health Awareness Month Shines Light on Student-Athlete Advocacy
Briar Cliff's JV softball team wears green hair ribbons for mental health awareness during their games against Morningside.
May is the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Month, a time dedicated for people to focus on their well-being and the state of their mental health. In the last month there have been three deaths involving collegiate athletes, bringing the struggles student athletes face every day into discussion. The focus on positive mental health habits continues to grow amidst recent student-athlete struggles.