Join Skyland Trail for a review of the documentary Weight of Gold and a panel discussion with 2006 Olympic Silver Medalist and World Champion figure skater Sasha Cohen, film director-producer Brett Rapkin, sports psychologist Kensa Gunter, Psy.D., CMPC, and Skyland Trail Charles B. West Chief Medical Officer Raymond J. Kotwicki, MD, MPH, DFAPA. The panel discussion will be moderated by WXIA-TV 11Alive news anchor and Carter Mental Health Journalism Fellow Christie Diez.
Registration is free and open to the public.
In a typical year, more than 3.6 billion people globally tune in to watch the Olympic Games. What most of these viewers don’t know is that just like one in five Americans, many of these Olympic athletes similarly face serious mental health challenges and struggle to find the necessary support and resources.