The journey ahead for mental health support in esports – Digital Isle of Man

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For a long time, the esports space has fostered a consensus that esports athletes are, in fact, mental athletes. Besides exceptional gaming skills, it is their ability to perform under pressure, their reaction time and decision making that truly differentiates them from an average gamer. But with skill comes burden; the mental load of professional competition often leaves its toll on athletes’ mental health. Anxiety, depression, burnout and social exclusion are well-known issues amongst esports players, yet industry measures to combat these torments are still lacking. Needless to mention that …

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