Hidden Opponent at The University of Maine

The Hidden Opponent is an advocacy group that raises awareness for the mental health of student-athletes. We Ppromote the conversation of mental health within UMaine athletics, ducate about mental health and how it plays an important role in the lives of student-athletes, and are an outlet for athletes involved in D1 athletics, or former athletes, to share stories and recognize that they are not alone. Some activities the group does include: Mental health awarness “Green-out” games, mental health forums for athletes, providing resources such as therapists and mental health professionals to UMaine athletes or former athletes, zoom guest speakers, online events run by the national organization, awareness intramural softball/kickball games within athletics teams, and more.