Mental Illness is OKAY

Mental Illness is OKAY

Even after the 2 years of mental health struggles, I’m still striving for my dream no matter how far out of reach it may seem. I first experienced Mental Illness in November of 2017. My coach at the time Mike Johnston pulled me aside before hockey practice and asked...
PART IV – Homestretch to Happiness

PART IV – Homestretch to Happiness

The first two sessions, I didn’t care for.  The psychiatrist I was seeing, I thought was too intense and I felt my mental illness was amateur compared to what he was used to dealing with. I was passed off to a resident doctor for my next session and the rest that...
Adversity as a Blessing

Adversity as a Blessing

This year I started my Junior hockey career with the Humboldt Broncos. After lots of consideration I felt that this was the best fit for me as I felt Humboldt was one of the few teams that genuinely appreciated me as a hockey player, and a person from the beginning....