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A Psychoanalytic Perspective on Anxiety in Athletes pop    http://www.athleticinsight.com/Vol1Iss2/Psychoanalytic_Anxiety.htm  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...A great deal of the literature on the relationship between anxiety and performance has come from a cognitive-behavioral perspective. This paper examines the relationship between the two constructs from a psychodynamic perspective. Included is a discussion of winning and the anxiety of separation from an object relations perspective, the dread of success, self psychology, Freudian instinct theory, and the secondary gain that is found in defeat. ...
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About Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology pop    http://www.appliedsportpsych.org/about/about-applied-sport-and-exercise-psychology/  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...Applied sport and exercise psychology involves extending theory and research into the field to educate coaches, athletes, parents, exercisers, fitness professionals, and athletic trainers about the psychological aspects of their sport or activity. ...
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APA Division 47: Exercise and Sport Psychology    http://www.apadivisions.org/division-47/  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...Sport and exercise psychology is the scientific study of the psychological factors that are associated with participation and performance in sport, exercise, and other types of physical activity. Sport psychologists are interested in two main areas: (a) helping athletes use psychological principles to achieve optimal mental health and to improve performance (performance enhancement) and (b) understanding how participation in sport, exercise, and physical activity affects an individual's psychological development, health, and well-being throughout the life span. ...
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Athletic Insight - The Online Journal of Sport Psychology pop    http://www.athleticinsight.com  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...Athletic Insight - The Online Journal fo Sport Psychology. Topics covered include performance enhancement and social issues relating to the field of athletics. ...
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Center for Sport Psychology and Performance Excellence    http://sportpsych.unt.edu/  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...The Center for Sport Psychology and Performance Excellence at the University of North Texas has a core of sport psychologists and sport consultants, both professional (Ph.D. level) and graduate student trainees who are committed to helping teams, athletes, any other high level performers or those aspiring to be, and coaches to perform at their most optimal levels. ...
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Coaching Science Abstracts    http://coachsci.sdsu.edu/index.htm  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...These abstracts interpret research articles for practicing coaches and others interested in applied sport science. ...
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Cognitive-Behavioral Perspectives of the Relationship Between Anxiety and Performance    http://www.athleticinsight.com/Vol1Iss2/Cognitive_Behavioral_Anxiety.htm  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...This paper examines the relationship between anxiety and performance from a cognitive-behavioral perspective. Previous research in the field has suggested that the majority of consultations conducted by sport psychologists are related to anxiety. Included is a discussion on the theoretical underpinnings of anxiety and how it relates to performance. Research conducted on the relationship between anxiety and performance is also discussed. A review of the cognitive-behavioral treatments that have been used for anxiety reduction and performance enhancement within the field of athletics is included. ...
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Combat Sport Psychology    http://combatsportpsychology.blogspot.com/  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...This site provides a collection of articles and resources focused on applying sport psychology to martial arts and competitive combat sports. ...
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Mind Tools - Sports Psychology    http://www.mindtools.com/page11.html  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...Your body is a mass of muscles and nerves linked together into the central processing unit that is your brain. This series of articles on sports psychology seeks to show you how to use that central processing unit to its greatest effect in controlling your body to give optimum sporting performance. ...
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Mind Training for Swimmers    http://www.swimpsychology.com/  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...Tips from Craig Townsend on maintaining a winning mindset. ...
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Sports Psychology with Karlene Sugarman, M.A.    http://www.psywww.com/sports/index.htm  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...These pages will help explain what Sports Psychology is, tell how to get started in the field, and offer some practical skills to help athletes, professionals, coaches--anyone--achieve peak performance in their endeavors. ...
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The Art of Goal Setting    http://www.tennisserver.com/mental-equipment/me_5_96.html  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...Goal setting is a powerful motivational strategy ... if utilized properly. Research has shown that goal setting enhances performance across a variety of situations. This month the focus is on how goals work, the benefits they provide, and specific ways in which you can use goal setting to reach your next "goal" in tennis. ...
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The Mental Edge Sport Psychology    http://users.rcn.com/dupcak/mntledge.html  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...Perhaps you have heard the phrase, "Winning is 90% mental and 10% physical," or you have considered incorporating imagery to enhance your performance, but you still do not understand everything you would like to know about sport psychology. ...
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Welcome to Competitive Advantage    http://www.competitivedge.com/  [ Edit ]  Site Reviews(0)
...A serious athlete/ performer with dreams of success would never leave his/ her physical training to chance so why leave the mental part of your performance up in the air" ...
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