Careers in Sports PsychologyDecember 9, 2018 – 08:17 pm

Careers in Sports Psychology

Sports psychology is a fairly new branch of psychology. Sports psychologists work with athletes struggling to overcome psychological barriers that hinder athletic performance. This is a great career for sports enthusiasts interested in helping athletes reach their full potential. Job Description Sports psychologists work in the following capacities: Academic Jobs: Sports psychologists employed at academic institutions teach and conduct research. Applied…

Journal of Sports PsychologyOctober 22, 2018 – 08:04 pm

Journal of Sports Psychology

The Journal of Sport Psychology in Action (JSPA) provides psychology practitioners involved in the sport industry with sound information that is immediately applicable to their work. The journal also provides sport psychologists with useful and sensible informed guidance that will make a difference in the way they practice. The scope of JSPA is any information that assists sport psychology practitioners to better understand, assess, and intervene…

Sports ExerciseOctober 10, 2018 – 08:01 pm

Sports Exercise

Mouthguards Can protect your mouth, teeth, and tongue: You should wear a mouthguard if you play a contact sport or other sport where head injury is a risk, such as football, basketball, hockey, volleyball, martial arts, boxing, or wrestling. Mouthguards can be fitted for your mouth by a dentist or purchased at sports stores. If you wear a retainer, always take it out before you start to exercise, practice, or play. Wrist, knee, and elbow guards are…

Sports Psychologist AtlantaOctober 4, 2018 – 07:59 pm

Sports Psychologist Atlanta

Licensed Psychologist & Certified Consultant - AASP Dr. Kensa Gunter is a licensed psychologist and a certified consultant in sport psychology. She received her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Sport & Exercise Psychology from Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona and completed her internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the University of California, Davis Counseling & Psychological Services. Dr. Gunter…

Sports Psychology Online DegreeJuly 30, 2018 – 07:35 pm

Sports Psychology Online Degree

The Master of Arts (MA) in Sport-Exercise Psychology program at Argosy University, Online is designed to educate and train you to function as a capable and ethical performance enhancement specialist. Whether you are seeking employment in a variety of settings, including private practice, athletic departments, coaching, exercise/health, and education, or pursuing a doctorate degree, this Argosy University, Online sport psychology program is designed…

Sports Psychology Job DescriptionJuly 24, 2018 – 07:34 pm

Sports Psychology Job Description

You’ve probably heard about the famous ‘mind-games’ used by Sir Alex Ferguson to rattle Kevin Keegan in 1996, thus enabling Manchester United to steal the Premier League title away from Newcastle United. You’ve probably also heard about boxers psyching each other out before big fights. It’s also likely you’ve heard about athletes ‘bottling it’ in major competitions. Clearly, the psychological state of an athlete can have a major impact on their performance…

Sports PsychiatristJuly 18, 2018 – 07:32 pm

Sports Psychiatrist

The Huskers have added Dr. Todd Stull to their full-time staff as Nebraska s Director of Sports Psychology, the university athletic department announced Monday in a press release. Stull, who had previously worked as a consulting sport psychiatrist for the Huskers, becomes NU s first full-time sports psychiatrist. He will work with each of the Huskers 24 varsity sports programs to implement programs designed to maximize the performance and well-being…