Special Olympics Michigan Represented At U.S. Summer Games, Unified Cup To Be Hosted By DetroitLourin Sprenger from Special Olympics Michigan joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to recap the Summer Games, discuss the Unified Cup, and preview the State Fall Games.
Coach Blaise Shares How Mental Performance Coaching Is Changing The Lives of AthletesBlaise Fayolle, a Therapist and Mental Skills Coach at Reset Brain + Body, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the focus of improving mental skills and performance in athletes to help them in their career.
Athletes Abused By Late Doctor Demand University Of Michigan ProbeFormer athletes on Wednesday urged the University of Michigan’s governing board to launch a full investigation of sexual abuse committed by a late doctor and how the school failed to stop him during his decades on campus.
Director of NAMI Michigan Uses His Son's Life Story To Advocate For Breaking The Stigma Behind Mental IllnessKevin Fischer, Executive Director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to tell Dominique's story and how it has changed his life.
Former Detroit Lion Trevor Bates Uses His Journey To Help Others Impacted By Mental IllnessTrevor Bates, a former Detroit Lion, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the moment in his life that ended his career in the NFL, but led to his life of helping others with their mental health challenges.
Michigan Judge Hears Arguments Over Virus Tests For School AthletesAttorneys for Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s administration defended coronavirus testing for school athletes, telling a judge Tuesday that state law gives the health director extraordinary power to respond to a pandemic.
Gov. Whitmer Signs Bills Allowing Collegiate Athletes To Receive Compensation The bills allow players from any sport in all divisions to use agents to earn money from their own image, name, or likeness.