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They are like older brother and sister with a friendship going back to when they were training under Bowman at the University of Michigan before the 2008 Olympics.Now, they are back on a college campus with 28 Olympic medals between them, hardware that doesn't begin to measure what they've shared and how they've grown with each other's support.
But the Olympic swimmer shared her story of battling depression in a packed auditorium Thursday night as part of National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day.“I get sweaty hands; I feel like I’m going to throw up. I want to spread the message that it’s OK to ask for help.”Schmitt and Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time with 28 medals, were chairpersons of the event, which was hosted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) at George Washington University. Terrill / AP) Michael Phelps frequently refers to Allison Schmitt as his sister from another mother.For the last year, they've shared a roof in Arizona, and Schmitt has become "Aunt Schmitty" to her friend's firstborn.To use this website, cookies must be enabled in your browser.To enable cookies, follow the instructions for your browser below.