Rugby Player Clyde Rathbone Opens Up About Overcoming Depression

In a news report for the Canberra Times, ACT Brumbies rugby player Clyde Rathbone shares about his depression recovery. Rathbone said that he was somehow lucky that he was able to deal with depression in private, unlike other famous sport celebrities with mental illness like swimmer Ian Thorpe and cricketer Jonathan Trott, who battled depression under the media spotlight. Trott made the decision to leave the Ashes tour in Australia in order to deal with his mental health.  Furthermore, Rathbone suggests that instead of scrutinizing people with mental illness, it’s best to rescue others by asking simple questions, starting conversat…

Overcoming Depression

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