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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-335) and index
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  • mel
Contents
  • Ch. 1. Motivation : the need to achieve / John F. Eliot -- Ch. 2. Goals : more than just the score / Chris Harwood -- Ch. 3. Competitive drive : embracing positive rivalries / Cal Botterill -- Ch. 4. Overtraining : balancing practice and performance / Kirsten Peterson -- Ch. 5. Anxiety : from pumped to panicked / Gloria Balague -- Ch. 6. Anger : how to moderate hot buttons / Mitch Abrams and Bruce Hale -- Ch. 7. Concentration : focus under pressure / Clark Perry -- Ch. 8. Imagery : inner theater becomes reality / Shane Murphy -- Ch. 9. Leadership : full engagement for success / Jim Loehr -- Ch. 10. Teamwork : for the good of the whole / Tracy L. Veach and Jerry R. May -- Ch. 11. Coaching : an effective communication system / Charles J. Hardy, Kevin L. Burke and R. Kelly Crace -- Ch. 12. Injuries : the psychology of recovery and rehab / Charles Brown -- Ch. 13. Eating disorders : when rations become irrational / Karen D. Cogan
  • Ch. 14. Substance use : chemical roulette in sport / Mark H. Anshel -- Ch. 15. Roles : the sport psychologist / Sean McCann -- Ch. 16. Qualifications : education and experience / Bradley Hack -- Ch. 17. Success in sport psych : effective sport psychologists / David Tod and Mark Andersen
Control code
000025967355
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 350 p.
Isbn
9780736049047
Lccn
2004015224
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20731486
System control number
  • 25967355lt
  • (OCoLC)55871154

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Melbourne Burwood CampusBorrow it
      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
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    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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