LAST WEEK we investigated how professional rugby in England is helping players to keep depression at bay, but now it’s time to find out what’s happening at grass-roots level. In part two of this series, London Welsh hooker Andy Titterrell opens up about his own experiences, and tells us more about his new role as an ambassador for new mental health charity, State of Mind.
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ONE IN four people suffers from a mental health illness. Look around your office, or think of your rugby club; that could mean one of your team, in some cases more. In the wake of the tragic suicides of Welsh footballer Gary Street and, closer to rugby’s heart, Sale’s Selorm Kuadey, the issue of depression has shot to the forefront of sport.