Read how sport and exercise psychology can be used as an academic athletic counselor, fitness professional, and athlete.
Anger Management in Sport
Anger, aggression, and violence can surface while participating in sports and affect how the game is played.
Physical Activity and Health Guidelines
Because infants and young children are not autonomous, guidelines for this population are aimed at parents, caregivers, schools, and the community.
Latinos in U.S Sport
During the Great Depression, Latino immigrants struggling to survive in hard times viewed boxing as a path toward economic advancement.
Latinos in U.S Sport
Here, we take a look at the sporting heritage of Latinos from past centuries of recorded history.
Foundations of Physical Activity and Public Health
School-based physical activity programming, such as physical education (PE) and sport participation (athletics), have been part of school culture for over 100 years in the United States and many other countries.
Focused for Rugby eBook
Anger is an emotion that signifies a feeling of displeasure, which usually comes from fear (Hymans, 2009).
Physical Activity and Health-2nd Edition
While psychological, social, and environmental factors contribute significantly to physical activity behavior, it is important to recognize that activity behavior also has a biological basis and that genetic variation could affect individuals� propensity to be physically active or sedentary.
Introduction to Kinesiology With Web Study Guide-4th Edition
The wellness coach position represents an exciting growth area in the health and fitness professions.
Recovery for Performance in Sport
The water-immersion recovery technique consists of covering part of the body, or the whole body, in water.
It is not unusual for athletes to exhibit an “abnormal” ECG due to the effect of exercise training on the anatomy and autonomic control of the heart. However, it is important to understand which ECG abnormalities may be physiologic and which are likely to be pathologic.