According to Riot, one in four young people experience mental health-related issues, League of Legends’ players in Oceania recently rated mental health as their number one value outside the game.
This weekend Riot is working alongside the Australian youth mental health foundation, Headspace, and Pacifica organisation Le Va, to create ‘Recall and Restore‘, a week-long event to support players, friends, and families by providing resources, tips, and information on how to maintain a healthy headspace.
Pro’s from #IAMOPL reflect on what helps them enjoy gaming in a healthy, balanced way. 🧠
— Oceanic Pro League (@OPL) March 11, 2019
“We want players to feel empowered to share how they’re feeling and to know where to turn for support. Keep your eye on leagueoflegends.com as we release tips, resources and information in collaboration with headspace and Le Va throughout the week and get involved in the conversation using #IAMOPL.” As written on the OPL official website.
Check out the full video below, to hear some of the stories from professional OPL players.