Competition is not responsible for either the positive or the negative consequences so frequently highlighted by the media. The impact of competition, both helpful and detrimental, results not from competition itself but from how it is organized and conducted. As a coach, you play a major role in making sport a positive competitive experience�or not.
Sport Psychology for Coaches
Coaches need to be able to clearly communicate expectations, goals, standards, and feelings to their athletes.
Psychological Dynamics of Sport and Exercise-3rd Edition
Hierarchical models of self-concept and self-esteem are multifaceted.
In Pursuit of Excellence 4th Edition eBook
Sport psychologist explains how to mainatin focus.
Focused for Soccer-2nd Edition
Now that the power of attitude on performance for both male and female players has been established, coaches need to identify strategies that reinforce that process.
Critical Essays in Applied Sport Psychology
In using metaphors, folktales, and images we need to remind ourselves constantly that we are all bent in different ways.
Advances in Motivation in Sport and Exercise 3rd Edition eBook
Although some nuances were found, research reviewed in this chapter has shown that harmonious passion is generally associated with more positive consequences than obsessive passion is. It would therefore seem appropriate to propose ways of facilitating harmonious passion.
Successful Coaching-4th Edition
Bullying is an act of aggression by someone or a group with the intent of harming a person either physically or psychologically.
Exercise Psychology 2nd Edition eBook
Research on affect and exercise has typically involved the measurement of affect with self-report instruments, although human emotion has been estimated using psychophysiological and observational techniques.
Physical Activity and Mental Health
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.