KMOV: College Athletes on Pressure to Perform and Mental Health

KMOV: College Athletes on Pressure to Perform and Mental Health

  “A lot of athletes I work with, are high-functioning, driven, committed individuals and perfectionism is usually off the charts,” Nickols said. Specific mental health challenges for athletes often accompany this disposition. Nickols says that in a culture where...
Riley Nickols Appointed to EDCare’s Scientific Advisory Board

Riley Nickols Appointed to EDCare’s Scientific Advisory Board

  EDCare is pleased to announce the appointment of Riley Nickols, Ph.D., CEDS, to its Scientific Advisory Board. A highly experienced counseling and sport psychologist, Dr. Nickols provides specialized expertise in treating high-performance athletes with eating...
UNIT3d Podcast: Perfectionism and Student Athletes

UNIT3d Podcast: Perfectionism and Student Athletes

  Dr. Riley Nickols is a guest on the UNIT3d podcast where sport psychologists and mental health professionals team up to hold conversations for student athletes on mental health. Unit3d is a program of Hilinski’s Hope and hosted by Dr. Josie Nicholson, licensed...