Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies

Stewart Cotterill (Editor), N Weston (Editor), Gavin Breslin (Editor)

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Abstract

Sport and Exercise Psychology focuses on the most current issues in the field, integrating research and practice to develop a coherent understanding of current knowledge, future research directions and applied implications within the field.-This is the first book to include theory-based case studies for sport performance, exercise and skill acquisition in one publicationInternational authors dissect their case studies to highlight best practice/interventions in similar situations-The theoretical basis behind each intervention is clearly explained, along with practical examples of how to work as a sport and exercise psychologist-Provides content that is directly applicable to those students wishing to enter the profession via various national accreditation schemes, in addition to providing chartered psychologists with a text that can directly inform their reflections of their own practise-The book is supported by an online learning environment that includes ‘talking heads’ videos for each chapter, further resources, questions and links to relevant external materials.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Number of pages520
ISBN (Print)978-1-118-68654-6
Publication statusPublished - 10 Jun 2016

Keywords

  • Psychology Sport mental skills

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    Cotterill, S., Weston, N., & Breslin, G. (Eds.) (2016). Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.