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12000 Government Center Pkwy

12000 Government Center Parkway

Fairfax, VA 22035

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Join us as we launch the conversation about mental health and the role coaches, parents and sports administrators can play in supporting and encouraging youth athletes as they cope with the struggles and pressures of their early development.

Come and hear from renowned local experts as they help adults who work with student athletes:

• Understand the pressures facing student athletes in 2019

• Recognize the warning signs for potential youth in distress

• Guide athletes to available local resources for assistance

Panelist Include:

  • Jon Solomon – Editorial Director of the Sports & Society Program / Aspen Institute

  • Brian Monday – President, Eric Monday Foundation

  • Dr. Mary Schumann – Psychology Professor/George Mason University

  • Kyle Simmons – Head Football Coach, Westfield High School

  • Ken Tyler – Athletic Director, The St. James

  • Dr. Melissa Womble - Director of Inova Sports Medicine Concussion Program/Sports Psychology

  • John Reynolds– Athletic Training Program, FCPS

Moderator - Jesse Ellis, Prevention Manager/NCS

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Contact Chris Pulley @ 703-324-5610 or email: Christopher.Pulley@Fairfaxcounty.gov

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You do not have to bring your ticket to the event to gain admission

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