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University of St. Thomas Athletics & AthleteTalk Announce Mental Health Partnership

San Antonio, TX- (November 2, 2022) – AthleteTalk, LLC will partner with the University of St. Thomas Athletics to provide AthleteTalk – a mental health and wellness app – to all Tommie student-athletes. AthleteTalk utilizes a social media wellness feed, multi-day wellness plans, wellness videos, and more to engage athletes in mental health “workouts”. Out...

Marist College Athletics & AthleteTalk Announce Mental Health Partnership

San Antonio, TX (November 1, 2022) – AthleteTalk, LLC will partner with Marist College Athletics to provide AthleteTalk – a mental health and wellness app – to all Red Fox student-athletes.  AthleteTalk utilizes a social media wellness feed, multi-day wellness plans, wellness videos, and more to engage athletes in mental health “workouts”. Marist College has won...

College athlete deals and pharma? Dexcom tests the waters in a first move that opens new spokesperson doors for industry

By Beth Snyder BulikSenior Editor Almost half of adults with type 1 diabetes say they felt like quitting sports as a kid because of their health condition – and one in five ended up doing so. Dexcom wants to encourage the next generation to stick with sports, so it’s lined up a first-ever name, image,...

AthleteTalk Signs 10 College Athletes to NIL Deals

For immediate Release (917) 297-8488 San Antonio, TX, (Tuesday, October 11th 2022) – AthleteTalk (AT), a mental health and wellness app for athletes, is excited to announce 10 college athletes have agreed to Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) opportunities as mental health lifestyle models. The first cohort of 10 mental health lifestyle models will be...

Name, Image and Likeness

By Ashleigh Tobin WRGW District Radio George Washington University’s student-athletes are taking advantage of the NCAA’s change in name, image and likeness policy by profiting off their name, while coaches and administrators warn of potential harm. In July 2021, the NCAA shifted its existing name, image and likeness policy to grant more rights to student-athletes....

Stepping Out On Faith: Why I Left My Comfort Zone

Originally published on LinkedIn on August 1, 2022By ROB KNOX The thing about a dream is, you must wake up at some point.I finally woke up. It’s funny because I never thought I would ever leave college athletics – let alone work in that space along with having the type of impact that I had....

Are College Athletes Getting the Help they Need?

– Ellie Buckheit“We can start with treating athletes as people first. We’re referred to as student-athletes, but at the core of that, we’re people.” Stated Gwen Schemm, sports mental health advocate and a former soccer player at Frostburg. Frostburg State University’s student body holds 586 athletes on campus. Whom all may be or have been...

AthleteTalk, LLC will partner with Norfolk State University (NSU) Athletics

San Antonio, TX (July 11th, 2022) – AthleteTalk, LLC will partner with Norfolk State University (NSU) Athletics to provide AthleteTalk – a mental health and wellness app – to all Spartan student-athletes. In addition to providing Spartan student-athletes with the AthleteTalk app, AthleteTalk, LLC. will also provide access to monthly virtual mental health wellness talks...

Is it time for Athletic Directors to incentivize Coaches to Mandate Mental Health? 

Six college athletes have died by suicide in a little over two months and while athletic departments have expressed a desire to enhance mental health services – will there be any real change in mental health resources for college athletes. Coaches oftentimes comment that the game is 90 percent mental and ten percent physical. However,...

AthleteTalk Offers Free Summer Subscriptions

For immediate releaseContact: (917) 297-8444 AthleteTalk Offers Free Summer Subscriptions to Stanford, James Madison, and Wisconsin Student-Athletes Washington, DC (May 19, 2022) – AthleteTalk is offering all current James Madison, Stanford, Wisconsin, and Southern student-athletes a summer subscription to AthleteTalk at no cost.  If any student-athlete at these four universities desire free access to AthleteTalk’s...