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Hopeless Jets fans are turning to therapists for treatment
“They’ve been through quite a few head coaches and quite a few quarterbacks. The fans are down Canada Goose Jackets and the players are down. There is a hopelessness to the Jets. The feeling of hopelessness is one of the main things we see with depression.”
Granat said several of his patients are ready to give up their season’s tickets, and one New York City cop https://www.zoetermeerinbeeld.nl who’s been in therapy canada cheap canada goose goose outlet nyc for three years is mulling becoming a Dallas Canada Goose Parka Cowboys fan to save his sanity.
Granat said the 48 year old starts canada goose outlet shop off his sessions saying life “isn’t so good and canada goose uk outlet the Jets canada goose coats on sale are making it worse losing year after year after year.”
Then there’s the 50 year old engineer from New Jersey who has been in therapy for 20 years and uses his sessions to methodically break down the Jets’ flaws.
Another of Granat’s canada goose outlet online desperate patients yearns for third string rookie quarterback Christian Hackenberg to take the team’s helm. said. “They want to goose outlet canada see something new. They want change and they want hope.”
Losses like the Jets’ 41 3 drubbing last week at the hands of the archrival New England Patriots can spread despair among the fan base.
“People really identify with their teams. Wearing the colors. The tailgating. But there’s not much to celebrate. That affects their mood,” Granat said. “Sports can provide an outlet from work problems, economic problems, official canada goose outlet family problems and canada goose outlet in usa political problems,” he continued.
Granat said his Jet fan patients are “chipper” the Monday morning after a rare win, but “have a little less hop in their step” after another loss.
Staten Island psychologist Angelo Contino has a cheap canada goose patient who canada goose jacket outlet “wastes the first 10 minutes” of every session fuming about what the Jets “should have done” to avoid yet another brutal loss.
“He’s convinced that if only he could call the plays, they’d do much better,” Dr. Contino said.
Aldo Fossella, a psychotherapist in practice for over 35 years, says the Jets are contributing to the crash and canada goose outlet reviews burn of one Staten Island marriage.
A Wall Street guy in his 30s in weekly couples’ counseling since October “doesn’t communicate,” Fossella said.
But after the team was humiliated by the Colts, 41 10, on “Monday Night Football” recently, he became especially sullen.
His canada goose outlet wife complained, “He’s moping around, and he’s taking it out on me. The Jets are ruining our marriage.”
In reality, it led to a breakthrough.
“After exploring, he became aware. He realized and apologized,” cheap canada goose uk Fossella said. “She wanted him to uk canada goose outlet talk. That was a breakthrough.”
Fossella noted that the emotional investment and the humiliating losses take their toll. “There’s a sense of, ‘You screwed me again.’ Like their best friend let them canada goose clearance down. Anytime you go overboard in life in anything, you’re throwing things off balance.”
Granat’s advice to sad sack Jet followers? Switch teams.
“It’s America. You are free to root for whatever team you like if it makes you feel better. canada goose outlet canada Like a bad marriage, [you] don’t have to stay forever,” canada goose outlet new york city he said uk canada goose.