Clarke and Carrie Carlisle Share Their Mental Health Story
Former professional footballer, Clarke Carlisle battled depression and mental illness throughout his career. Clarke was joined by his wife Carrie to share their deeply candid and personal story of their journey together during our virtual showcase ‘ Managing Our Mental Health This Winter ’.
Known for his eloquence and candour, Clarke began by openly sharing the depression which dogged most of his adult life and professional career. Clarke shared his story, detailing his suicide attempts and his road to recovery, while wife Carrie shared her side and the impact it has had on her too.
A deeply intimate and moving story we encourage you to watch the video to hear the full story.