The Resource The sport psych handbook, Shane Murphy, editor

The sport psych handbook, Shane Murphy, editor

Label
The sport psych handbook
Title
The sport psych handbook
Statement of responsibility
Shane Murphy, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Sport Psych Handbook makes significant performance improvement possible through training the mind to parallel the body's enhanced development. Experts covering each facet of the mental game present research-based, field-tested approaches to enhance individual and team performance. More specifically, this comprehensive guide will give athletes breakthrough methods to do the following: optimize inner drive for training and competition; maintain emotional and mental control for unwavering focus; improve communication skills for better leadership and teamwork; and avoid and overcome slumps, injuries, and other challenges to a successful season."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GV706.4
  • GV706.4
LC item number
  • .S667 2005
  • .S667 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • handbooks
  • bibliography
Label
The sport psych handbook, Shane Murphy, editor
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-335) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part 1: Inner Drive -- 1: Motivation: the need to achieve / John F Eliot -- 2: Goals: more than just the score / Chris Harwood -- 3: Competitive drive: embracing positive rivalries / Cal Botterill -- 4: Overtraining: balancing practice and performance / Kirsten Peterson -- Part 2: Emotional And Mental Control -- 5: Anxiety: from pumped to panicked / Gloria Balague -- 6: Anger: how to moderate hot buttons / Mitch Abrams and Bruce Hale -- 7: Concentration: focus under pressure / Clark Perry -- 8: Imagery: inner theater becomes reality / Shane Murphy -- Part 3: Interactive Skills -- 9: Leadership: full engagement for success / Jim Loehr -- 10: Teamwork: for the good of the whole / Tracy L Veach and Jerry R May -- 11: Coaching: an effective communication system / Charles J Hardy, Kevin L Burke, and R Kelly Crace -- Part 4: Potential Pitfalls -- 12: Injuries: the psychology of recovery and rehab / Charles Brown -- 13: Eating disorders: when rations become irrational / Karen D Cogan -- 14: Substance use: chemical roulette in sports / Mark H Anshel -- Part 5: Educated Consumer -- 15: Roles: the sport psychologist / Sean McCann -- 16: Qualifications: education and experience / Bradley Hack -- 17: Success in sport psych: effective sport psychologists / David Tod and Mark Andersen -- Notes -- Index -- About the editor -- About the contributors
Control code
ocn878406413
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 350 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781492539469
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0e8f8da1-c0bd-4dd1-be3e-5c9f5a74f29a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35321337
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)878406413
  • sks35321337
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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