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Ep #35: Mental health stigma in sports The GIST of It

    • Sports

This week co-hosts Ellen and Steph discuss the incredibly insensitive and damaging remarks from reporter Skip Bayless on Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott speaking up about his depression. They also touch on radio host Dan McNeil’s wildly sexist remarks about NFL sideline reporter Maria Taylor. So much for the NFL being better this year, eh? Tune in.

Show notes:

Dak Prescott’s interview

Skip Bayless’ insensitive remarks

Dan McNeil’s sexist tweet

Mental health resources:

https://www.ccmhs-ccsms.ca/mental-health-resources-1

https://www.mentalhealth.gov/

https://www.camh.ca/en/health-info/mental-health-and-covid-19

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

https://www.crisisservicescanada.ca/en/

More on The GIST:

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EM: pod@thegistsports.com

IG: @thegistusa & @thegistnews.ca

Twitter: @thegistusa & @thegistnewsca

This week co-hosts Ellen and Steph discuss the incredibly insensitive and damaging remarks from reporter Skip Bayless on Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott speaking up about his depression. They also touch on radio host Dan McNeil’s wildly sexist remarks about NFL sideline reporter Maria Taylor. So much for the NFL being better this year, eh? Tune in.

Show notes:

Dak Prescott’s interview

Skip Bayless’ insensitive remarks

Dan McNeil’s sexist tweet

Mental health resources:

https://www.ccmhs-ccsms.ca/mental-health-resources-1

https://www.mentalhealth.gov/

https://www.camh.ca/en/health-info/mental-health-and-covid-19

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

https://www.crisisservicescanada.ca/en/

More on The GIST:

thegistsports.com/subscribePod

EM: pod@thegistsports.com

IG: @thegistusa & @thegistnews.ca

Twitter: @thegistusa & @thegistnewsca

24 min

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