Sports Psychology PHD ProgramsJuly 6, 2016 – 08:10 am

Sports Psychology PHD Programs

Graduate study in Sport and Exercise Psychology addresses how social and psychological factors influence participation and performance in physical activity, as well as how involvement in physical activity influences the psychological make-up of the individual. We are interested in recruiting people who are passionate about research in Sport and Exercise Psychology into both our masters and doctoral programs. Topics discussed in sport and exercise…

Board Certified PsychologistJune 29, 2016 – 07:33 am

Board Certified Psychologist

The American public is accustomed to health care provided by physicians who are board certified. Did you know, though, that being board certified is not required? However, we have grown to expect that when we go to a doctor, that person is board certified. Physicians and psychologists alike are licensed and can legally practice without being board certified. Board certification is an additional, voluntary process that one goes through to demonstrate…

New York Times Science articleJune 24, 2016 – 07:23 am

New York Times Science article

By BRAD SPURGEON Formula One s electronic control unit, used by every team to control all of the racing car s electronic processes, is also helping change how road cars run. By MUSTAFA AKYOL Throughout the Muslim world, the notion of divine will is often used as an excuse for human error and neglect. By BRIAN McFADDEN A weekly comic strip featured in the Sunday Review. Researchers found that many such scientists “are thriving personally and professionally…

Golf Sports PsychologyJune 18, 2016 – 05:44 am

Golf Sports Psychology

If you’re not shooting the scores you are capable of on the course, most likely your mental game is holding you back. Consider the following questions: Is the frustration of not performing up to your potential causing you to want to give up golf? Does your confidence evaporate when you step on the course? Are you discouraged from working so hard in practice and not getting any results during your rounds? Are other golfers beating your who do not work…

North Texas SportsJune 17, 2016 – 05:42 am

North Texas Sports

The North Texas men’s basketball road game against Creighton will be televised across the country by Fox Sports 1 as part of the initial schedule released Wednesday by the Conference USA. Read More [+] Former North Texas men’s basketball standout Jordan Williams is already making a name for himself overseas with the Cheshire Phoenix in the British Basketball League. Read More [+] 9/8/2015 North Texas head coach Tony Benford released the non-conference…

FSU Sports PsychologyJune 10, 2016 – 05:19 am

FSU Sports Psychology

Basevitch, I., Thompson, B., Braun, R., Razon, S., Arsal. G., Tokac, U., Medeiros Filho, E.F., Nascimento-Razor, T., & Tenenbaum, G. (2011). Olfactory Effects on Attention Allocation and Perception of Exertion. The Sport Psychologist, 25, 144-158. 2010 Razon, S., Basevitch, I., Filho, E., Land, W., Thompson, B., Biermann, M., & Tenenbaum, G. (2010). Associative and dissociative imagery effects on perceived exertion, attention, and…

Clinical Sports PsychologyJune 5, 2016 – 05:11 am

Clinical Sports Psychology

Clinical sport psychology is an approach to treating athlete performance difficulties and increasing athlete well-being. It was developed by psychologists Frank Gardner and Zella Moore and is presented in their books Psychology of Enhancing Human Performance and Clinical Sport Psychology, as well as numerous articles. Clinical sport psychology is a holistic approach to working with athletes which emphasizes client development of: (1) acceptance of…