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One in four of us will experience issues with our mental health, and sports men and women are no different. 'On the Sporting Couch', hosted by sports broadcaster and psychotherapist Gary Bloom, is a ground-breaking series of programmes that addresses mental health issues with sport. It features elite sportspeople who have been brave enough to undertake and share a therapy session to talk candidly about their struggles.

One in four of us will experience issues with our mental health, and sports men and women are no different. 'On the Sporting Couch', hosted by sports broadcaster and psychotherapist Gary Bloom, is a ground-breaking series of programmes that addresses mental health issues with sport. It features elite sportspeople who have been brave enough to undertake and share a therapy session to talk candidly about their struggles.
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London, United Kingdom

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One in four of us will experience issues with our mental health, and sports men and women are no different. 'On the Sporting Couch', hosted by sports broadcaster and psychotherapist Gary Bloom, is a ground-breaking series of programmes that addresses mental health issues with sport. It features elite sportspeople who have been brave enough to undertake and share a therapy session to talk candidly about their struggles.

Language:

English


Episodes

On the Sporting Couch: James Wade

5/16/2018
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Darts star James Wade joins sports broadcaster and psychotherapist Gary Bloom to speak openly about living with bipolar disorder and ADHD and explain how this affects his life and career.

Duration:00:50:18

On the Sporting Couch: Rebecca Adlington

5/16/2018
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The programme is hosted by sports broadcaster and psychotherapist Gary Bloom, and in this episode he is joined by Olympic swimming champion Rebecca Adlington, who speaks openly about her struggles with fame and coping with success and criticism. Each show tells the incredible individual story of determination of these athletes, who have come to terms with a condition that is too often still a taboo in dressing rooms and sports clubs across the country.

Duration:00:47:07

On the Sporting Couch: Duncan Bell

5/16/2018
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This series tells incredible stories of determination from athletes who have come to terms with a condition that is too often still a taboo in dressing rooms and sports clubs across the country. In this episode former Bath and England star Duncan Bell opens up to psychotherapist Gary Bloom about living with depression and anxiety. If you have been affected by any part of this programme, there are a number of organisations that could help you. They include... Mental Health Foundation 020...

Duration:00:50:18

On the Sporting Couch: Marcus Trescothick

5/16/2018
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Sports broadcaster and psychotherapist Gary Bloom is joined by batsman Marcus Trescothick, who revealed the depression and anxiety that robbed him of the England captaincy.

Duration:00:52:09

On The Sporting Couch: Cognacity special edition

7/25/2017
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This episode come from Cognacity, a leading clinic which deals with all aspects of diagnosis and treatment of mental health

Duration:00:46:13