Description

Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology provides a preparatory look at the opportunities and goals in the field of sport and exercise psychology. Rather than focus on theory and concepts, this text answers basic questions for newcomers to the field by providing information on what sport and exercise psychology is and what it has to offer. It integrates applied and career information to show the basic principles of the field, contains information on where sport and exercise psychology professionals work, the types of jobs they hold, the services they provide, and the opportunities available to those thinking of entering the field. Engaging for readers of all levels, this book provides a clear and motivating vision of the future of the field and an update of the various career opportunities available.


Key Features:-

  • Success Stories highlight influential practicing sport psychologists and mental training consultants
  • Psychological Insights pull readers into the text with quirky or surprising "Did you know?" facts.
  • Numerous quotes emphasize what sport and exercise psychologists, practitioners, and athletes in the
  • Real-life examples introduce readers to the possibilities ahead and get them excited about where fur
  • The appendixes contain additional resources that students can consult as they continue their career

More Details about Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology (PB)

General Information  
Author(s)Kornspan A
PublisherHuman Kinetics
ISBN9780736074476
Pages179
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2009