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One-on-One, Parallel sessions

Tasos Bakasetas: Mental health challenges at the top

Thursday June 22, 14:30, Alternative Stage GNO

A conversation with Greek national football team captain Tasos Bakasetas and SNF Co-President Andreas Dracopoulos.

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Successful professional athletes don’t face mental health challenges. Showing vulnerability means showing weakness. These were some of the myths Tasos Bakasetas exploded during a candid discussion with Andreas Dracopoulos in which the Greek national football team captain opened up about his personal experience with depression and advocated for greater empathy and embracing vulnerability.