Albizu University’s “Ask the Experts” Mental Health Webinar Series: The Pressures of Powering ThroughPromotional Events
A panel of psychology professors and mental health professionals convenes to analyze the no pain-no gain concept of winning at all costs and how to determine where to draw the line in the quest for championship in sports and other competitive endeavors. The discussion will center on the importance of prioritizing mental and physical health and the stigma that persists around admitting exhaustion.
Brett Graff is SocialMiami.com’s managing editor and has been a journalist covering money, people and power for over 20 years. Graff contributes to national media outlets including Reuters, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Maxim, and the PBS show, Nightly Business Report. A former U.S. government economist, her nationally syndicated column The Home Economist is first published in The Miami Herald and then on the Tribune Content Agency, where it’s available to over 400 publications nationwide. She is broadcast weekly on two iHeartRadio news shows and is the author of “Not Buying It: Stop Overspending & Start Raising Happier, Healthier, More Successful Kids,” a parenting guide for people who might be tempted to buy their children the very obstacles they’re trying to avoid.