Tayla Jackson was unhappy, but she didn’t know why.
Those around her may not have noticed anything was amiss, but Jackson could not shake a feeling of uneasiness trapped inside.
The combination of stress and anxiety became so bad, Jackson walked away from the game she loved, basketball.
But when one chapter ends, another begins, and for Jackson, that means sharing her story and her struggles with other student-athletes facing similar issues through her new blog, Anxiety N Athletes.
The blog examines the battles that student-athletes face away from the game and offers a way for them to connect with others experiencing similar struggles.
Jackson, who turns 21 later this month,…