When communicating, coaches tend to focus on the content of the messages they send: "Run hard"; "Follow through." In doing so, they believe that the information is objective and that athletes will always receive the message as intended. That belief is far from the truth.
Mistakes Worth Making
Having made a mistake�any kind of mistake�your immediate task is to get back on track.
In Pursuit of Excellence-4th Edition
Sport psychologist explains how to mainatin focus.
Court Sense eBook
Athletes-like everyone else-gain the greatest confidence in their ability to perform through successful experiences in that sport.
Anger Management in Sport
Learn about different types of inventory methods and whether or not they work.
Anger Management in Sport eBook
Anger, aggression, and violence can surface while participating in sports and affect how the game is played.
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology With Web Study Guide-5th Edition
While watching a team sport such as soccer or basketball, one often cannot help wondering why the player with the ball did not pass to a much better positioned teammate.
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Several myths still circulate about the use of psychological techniques in optimizing performance.
Exercise Psychology 2nd Edition eBook
Chemicals sensitize and activate type IV polymodal nociceptors. Polymodal nociceptors respond to painfully hot and cold temperatures as well as a host of chemical stimuli that activate the nociceptive afferents.
Physical Activity and Mental Health eBook
A range of methods are used in the assessment of physical activity, including self-report, systematic observation, motion sensors, cardiorespiratory fitness and free-living indirect calorimetry.