Psychologist PositionsJanuary 10, 2017 – 04:03 pm

Psychologist Positions

Psychologists aim at helping people cope with mental health issues and diseases or life issues. Psychologists typically help people who are suffering from depression, have anxiety issue, are going through a tough time, or have other mental disorders. Psychologists may also help the family of someone who is dealing with a mental health issue, addiction or a chronic illness. Psychologists use evidence-based treatments to effectively help people work…

Psychology of SportsDecember 29, 2016 – 03:47 pm

Psychology of Sports

Common distractions are: anxiety, mistakes, fatigue, weather, public announcements, coach, manager, opponent, negative thoughts etc. Strategies to improve concentration are very personal. One way to maintain focus is to set process goals for each session or competition. The athlete will have an overall goal for which the athlete will identify a number of process goals that help focus on specific aspects of the task. For each of these goals the athlete…

Sports Psychology SchoolsDecember 17, 2016 – 03:20 pm

Sports Psychology Schools

If you are a psychology student with a passion for health, physical activity and sports, why not choose a Sports Psychology Graduate Program, which could give your studies a career-focus? Sports Psychology is the study of how psychology influences sports, athletic performance, exercise and physical activity. Someone with a Sports Psychology Degree is equipped to work with professional athletes and coaches to improve motivation and improve performance…

Ph.D in Sports PsychologyDecember 8, 2016 – 03:09 pm

Ph.D in Sports Psychology

Through the UNT Department of Psychology’s APA-accredited Counseling Psychology program, graduate students are able to pursue a Ph.D. in counseling psychology with a specialized elective cluster in sport and exercise psychology. Through this doctoral program and specialization, graduates obtain a broad professional education as a mental health practitioner while also receiving specific training in working with athletes, coaches, and sport teams. Upon…

Sports Psychology Masters ProgramsNovember 11, 2016 – 02:38 pm

Sports Psychology Masters Programs

The Sport Psychology program admits only Fall Quarter of odd-numbered years. Next available admission term will be Fall 2017. Degree: Master of Science College: College of Humanities and Social Sciences Department: Physical Education, Health and Recreation Fall: February 1 All complete applications received by the deadline will be given full admissions consideration. After the deadline, applications may be accepted on a space-available-basis. WWU…

Jobs in Sports PsychologyNovember 10, 2016 – 02:31 pm

Jobs in Sports Psychology

According to Division 47 of the American Psychological Association, sports psychology encompasses a range of topics including motivation to persist and achieve, psychological considerations in sport injury and rehabilitation, counseling techniques with athletes, assessing talent, exercise adherence and well-being, self-perceptions related to achieving, expertise in sport, youth sport and performance enhancement and self-regulation techniques. While…

Psychology of Sports FansNovember 6, 2016 – 02:10 pm

Psychology of Sports Fans

Ardent sports fans will hold onto the passion for their team no matter what. However, even the truest of the true fans may find that their faith is tested when things aren t going well for their beloved team. Social psychologists have identified two patterns of reactions that sports fans have to their team s performance. Here, we ll explore them as well as several related psychological concepts that apply to the behavior of fans, true and fickle…