Time To Talk

December 17, 2015

Time to Talk explores the stories of four individuals in the professional game.

Clarke Carlisle

Clarke Carlisle pictured at the launch of the Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation.

These four highly known individuals have all experienced mental health problems.

Time To Talk looks at how football is addressing the wider problem.

It has been produced by the FA with the backing of The Football League.

♣ The film features:- Former Football League players Clarke Carlisle and Leon McKenzie,

♣ Current Swindon Town Manager Martin Ling, and Kelly Smith of Arsenal Ladies.

They share their experiences of depression.

They discuss the relationship between mental health and football.

One in four people will experience a mental health problem in any year.

Research suggests over 10% of the population have depression at any one time.

There are millions of people involved in football with mental health problems.

The FA have resources available for anybody in the game requiring additional information.


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