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Psychosocial Aspects of Sport Custom eBook: Minnesota State University - Mankato (Weinberg, Andersen)

Psychosocial Aspects of Sport Custom eBook: Minnesota State University - Mankato (Weinberg, Andersen)

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    This custom e-book combines chapters from Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition, and Doing Sport Psychology. It is specifically designed for students taking the course Psychosocial Aspects of Sport at Minnesota State University–Mankato.

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    Custom ebook for students taking the course Psychosocial Aspects of Sport at Minnesota State University–Mankato

    Table of Contents

    Welcome to Sport and Exercise Psychology
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Personality and Sport
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Motivation
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Feedback, Reinforcement, and Intrinsic Motivation
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Beginnings: Intakes and the Initiation of Relationships
    From Doing Sport Psychology

    Arousal, Stress, and Anxiety
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Arousal Regulation
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Imagery
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Group and Team Dynamics
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Self-Confidence
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Athletic Injuries and Psychology
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Burnout and Overtraining
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Exercise and Psychological Well-Being
    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    About the Author

    From Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sixth Edition

    Robert S. Weinberg, PhD, is a professor in kinesiology and health at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Weinberg has more than 30 years of experience in both the scholarly and applied aspects of sport psychology. He has written numerous research articles, including more than 150 refereed articles in scholarly journals, as well as books, book chapters, and applied articles for coaches, athletes, and exercisers.

    Weinberg was voted one of the top 10 sport psychologists in North America by his peers. He is past president of the North American Society for Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA) and of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP). He is also a certified AASP consultant, where he consults with athletes of all sports and ages.

    Weinberg was named a Distinguished Scholar in Sport Psychology at Miami University in 2005. In addition, he was the editor of the Journal of Applied Sport Psychology and voted outstanding faculty member in the School of Education and Allied Professions at Miami University in 1998. In his leisure time, he enjoys playing tennis, traveling, and gardening.

    Daniel Gould, PhD, is the director for the Institute for the Study of Youth Sports and a professor in the department of kinesiology at Michigan State University. He has taught sport psychology for more than 35 years. An active researcher, Gould was the founding coeditor of The Sport Psychologist and has published more than 200 articles on sport psychology. He is best known for conducting applied research that links research and practice.

    Gould was voted one of the top 10 sport psychology specialists in North America and is internationally known, having presented his work in more than 30 countries. When on the faculty of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, he received the university’s coveted Alumni Teaching Excellence Award, an all-campus teaching honor. He is an Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP) certified consultant and member of the United States Olympic Committee Sport Psychology Registry.

    Gould is the former president of AASP and SHAPE America’s Sport Psychology Academy. In addition to teaching sport psychology, he is extensively involved in coaching education, from youth sports to Olympic competition. He also serves as a mental skills training consultant for professional, Olympic, and world-class athletes, and in recent years he has served as an executive coach for business leaders interested in enhancing their organizations’ performance.

    He lives in Okemos, Michigan, with his wife, Deb. He is a proud father of two sons, Kevin and Brian. In his leisure time, he enjoys swimming, doing fitness activities, and spending time with his family.

    From Doing Sport Psychology

    Mark B. Andersen, PhD, is an adjunct professor at Halmstad University in Sweden. He lives in Australia and collaborates intercontinentally with his Swedish colleagues in the areas of research, training, and supervision in applied sport and exercise psychology.

    Andersen is a registered psychologist in Australia and is licensed to practice psychology in the United States. He is the former editor of the Professional Practice section of the international journal The Sport Psychologist. He has published seven books, two monographs, and more than 170 refereed journal articles and book chapters. He has made more than 100 national and international conference presentations, including 15 invited keynote addresses on four continents. He received his doctorate from the University of Arizona in 1988 and immigrated to Australia in 1994.