DeFreese on NPR

Dr. J.D. DeFreese is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Exercise and Sport Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is affiliated with the Center for the Study of Retired Athletes and the Matthew Gfeller Center. He earned a Ph.D. in Kinesiology with a specialization in Sport & Exercise Psychology at Purdue University and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Indiana University. He is a sport and exercise psychology-trained social scientist with expertise in athlete psychological health and well-being.

He joins NPR’s Juana Summers to discuss why pro athletes have a hard time staying retired. The full interview is available here:
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DeFreese on NPR