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By Stephen Mellalieu, Sheldon Hanton

ISBN-10: 0203887077

ISBN-13: 9780203887073

ISBN-10: 0415447631

ISBN-13: 9780415447638

Advances in utilized recreation Psychology goals to bridge the distance among study and perform in modern activity psychology. Now on hand in paperback, the publication attracts jointly stories of innovative examine in key components of utilized game psychology, assesses the consequences of this study for present perform, and explores destiny avenues of study inside every one thematic sector. This e-book surveys the medical literature underpinning crucial abilities and methods hired in modern game psychology, analyzing key subject matters akin to: imagery aim surroundings self-talk rigidity administration staff development efficacy administration awareness keep watch over emotion legislation psychological durability. Representing the main up to date assessment of present medical study, thought and perform in recreation psychology, this publication is an important source for all complicated scholars, researchers and practitioners operating with athletes and activities performers.

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Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 8, 27–43. Sheard, M. and Golby, J. (2006). Effect of a psychological skills training programme on swimming performance and positive psychological development. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 4, 149–169. Shearer, D. , Mellalieu, S. D. and Shearer, C. R. (2007). The relationship between imagery type and collective efficacy in elite and non-elite athletes. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 6, 180–187. Short, S. E. and Short, M. W. (2005).

Individualising the intervention The possible benefits of individualising the imagery intervention include the athletes finding the intervention more meaningful, enjoyable and easier to perform, increased adherence, and continued use of imagery following termination of the study. , 2001). In this design, the intervention is introduced to the different participants at staggered points of time. If the baselines of all participants change when the intervention is introduced, then the effects can be attributed to the intervention.

Cumming and R. Ramsey self-efficacy and performance in collegiate golfers. Journal of Sports Sciences, 20, 697–705. , Hall, C. and Leyshon, G. (1993). Imagery effects on the performance of skilled and novice soccer players. Journal of Sports Sciences, 11, 95–101. Burhans, R. , Richman, C. L. and Bergey, D. B. (1988). Mental imagery training: effects on running speed performance. International Journal of Sport Psychology, 19, 26–37. Callow, N. and Hardy, L. (2001). Types of imagery associated with sport confidence in netball players of varying skill levels.

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