Kindbridge Behavioral Health and Sportradar have joined forces in a groundbreaking collaboration, focusing on the creation of content and support mechanisms for the Athlete Well-being Program. This program, delivered through the Kindbridge Research Institute, is a pioneering initiative aimed at safeguarding athletes across the country from the potential harms and harassment associated with gambling.
At the heart of this partnership lies a shared commitment to athlete health and safety. Kindbridge has played a pivotal role in developing the educational content that forms the backbone of this program. This content is meticulously crafted to address the unique challenges athletes face in the context of gambling, providing them with the knowledge and tools necessary to navigate this complex landscape safely.
Moreover, Kindbridge’s expertise in mental health and gambling-related issues has been instrumental in shaping the Athlete Well-being Program. The program is deployed through a dedicated app, offering athletes a discreet and accessible platform for education and support. This app serves as a direct pathway to care, enabling athletes to easily access professional help and resources tailored to their specific needs.
The collaboration between Kindbridge and Sportradar significantly enhances the effectiveness of the Athlete Well-being Program. By leveraging Kindbridge’s clinical acumen and Sportradar’s technological prowess, this partnership ensures that athletes have the most comprehensive and state-of-the-art resources at their disposal. This proactive approach not only educates athletes about the risks associated with gambling it also equips them with strategies to protect their mental health and well-being and gives them a reporting mechanism that helps trigger an investigation into harassment the athletes receive from individuals relating to gambling behavior thus fostering a safer and more supportive environment in the world of sports.