Child Sports PsychologyFebruary 4, 2020 – 10:51 am

Child Sports Psychology

Being the parent of a child involved in sport participation can be exciting, challenging, and rewarding. Sometimes it can be frustrating and disappointing. How parents react during youth sport events can make a big difference in how their children feel about sport. In the news, there have been far too many examples of out-of-control parents at youth sport events. Imagine how a young girl might feel as her Dad argues with the referee. What about when…

Top Sports Psychology Graduate ProgramsJanuary 29, 2020 – 10:50 am

Top Sports Psychology Graduate Programs

Are you interested in pursuing an advanced degree in sport and exercise psychology? Ready to apply? Then this is the page for you! Below you will find helpful tips written by current graduate students who themselves went through the very same process you are about to go through. The information here should provide you with a great head start to applying to graduate schools in the field. Of course, this is by no means a step-by-step guide. You have…

Difference Between Counselor and PsychologistDecember 30, 2019 – 10:43 am

Difference Between Counselor and Psychologist

Psychologists and counselors are both mental health practitioners. Individuals in both fields are state licensed. They provide services that are reimbursable by insurance companies. In fact, they often have overlapping duties. However, there are some distinctions, both in their training and their scope of practice. Training for Counselors and Psychologists Counselors have master’s level education, though their master’s programs are longer than those…

School Psychologist Jobs in CaliforniaDecember 18, 2019 – 10:40 am

School Psychologist Jobs in California

Salary Outlook The BLS looks at clinical psychologists, counselors and school psychologists as a group when evaluating take-home pay. In 2013, the median salary of these professionals was $67, 760. The best-paid earned about $112, 380 while the lowest-paid earned less than $39, 020. The best-paid school psychologists work in several metropolitan areas in California, including San Luis Obispo, Madera, Vallejo and Salinas. Job Salary Year 2004 $62…

Psychology Jobs in ArizonaNovember 24, 2019 – 10:35 am

Psychology Jobs in Arizona

(Posted 9/10/15).The Department of Psychology at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time post-doctoral researcher position to begin November 2015. The researcher will help advance a program of research on the psychology of modern disasters, such as climate change and cyber attacks. The successful candidate will be located in the Culture and Decision Science Lab, Department of Psychology, working with Dr. Virginia Kwan. This position…

Sports Psychology CertificationOctober 25, 2019 – 10:23 am

Sports Psychology Certification

Applied sport and exercise psychology professionals are interested in how participation in sport, exercise, and physical activity may enhance personal development and well-being throughout the life span. >VIDEO: The importance of AASP s Certified Consultants Certified Consultants of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (CC-AASP) are members with a masters or doctorate degree who have met specific course requirements in sport and exercise…

Journal of Sport Psychology in ActionOctober 1, 2019 – 10:08 am

Journal of Sport Psychology in Action

The purpose of this article is to describe the phenomenon of choking in sport, and suggest a process approach to managing competitive pressure and choking (based on the sport, cognitive, and clinical psychology literature). Specific suggestions are provided for athletes to use before, during, and after competition. Athletes are encouraged to accept and acknowledge pressure and the feelings associated with choking, as opposed to attempting to avoid…