Dr. Laura Erickson-Schroth, JED Chief Medical Officer, speaks to ABC News on burnout in student athletes

New Clinical Report: Kids quitting sports due to pressure, overtraining, and injuries.

JED Chief Medical Officer Dr. Laura Erickson-Schroth was featured in a story by ABC News’ Alison Kosik on preventing youth sports burnout.

JED Chief Medical Officer Dr. Laura Erickson-Schroth

Click to watch Dr. Erickson-Schroth and learn about ways parents can support young athletes while shifting the focus from wins and losses to character building and self-care.

Get Help Now

If you or someone you know needs to talk to someone right now, text, call, or chat 988 for a free confidential conversation with a trained counselor 24/7. 

You can also contact the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741-741.

If this is a medical emergency or if there is immediate danger of harm, call 911 and explain that you need support for a mental health crisis.