Out of the Dark

An Olympic Athlete Takes on Depression

Episode 1 | 9m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

This short documentary tells the story of Olympic shot putter Raven Saunders, the intensity of her 2016 Olympic experience, her childhood trauma, and the pitfalls of celebrity that challenged her mental health. After receiving care for depression, Raven spoke out about her struggles and became a leading advocate for mental health dialogue among athletes.

Aired: 05/03/21

Rating: NR


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