via press release:
OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST AND FORMER WNBA SUPERSTAR
OPENS UP ABOUT HER PERSONAL STRUGGLES WITH MENTAL HEALTH ON “IYANLA: FIX MY LIFE”
Airs on OWN on Saturday, August 17 at 9 p.m. ET/PT
In the next episode of OWN’s popular reality series “Iyanla: Fix My Life,” spiritual life coach Iyanla Vanzant travels to Atlanta to help author, Olympic gold medalist and retired professional basketball player—one of the biggest superstars in WNBA history—Chamique Holdsclaw. The all-new episode airs on Saturday, August 17 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
Despite enormous talent and professional success, Chamique continues to struggle with personal inner demons that in the past have caused her to snap, including a November 2012 arrest for shooting her girlfriend’s car and attacking it with a baseball bat.
Chamique has decided to share her personal story with OWN viewers as part of her ongoing effort to raise awareness of mental health issues and the stigmas often attached. “Iyanla: Fix My Life” is produced by Harpo Studios.