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A sub-discipline of psychology which concentrates on sports and performance enhancement.

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Sports Psychology American Board of Sports Psychology - The American Board of Sport Psychology was established to evaluate and offer credentials in SPORT PSYCHOLOGY to qualified persons holding a regionally accredited Doctorate in PSYCHOLOGY (Ph.D., PsyD, Ed.D.)or who are licensed/certified as clinical and/or applied psychologists. 3/5
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American College of Sports Medicine - Promotes scientific research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine.  4/5
  Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP) - Promotes the ethical practice, science, and advocacy of sport and exercise psychology. 3/5
  BASES - Sport and Exercise Science is the application of scientific principles to the promotion, maintenance and enhancement of sport and exercise related behaviours.
  Bodily-Kinesthetic Intelligence - ONE OF THE MOST CONTROVERSIAL of Gardner's intelligences is that of bodily-kinesthetic intelligence. 3/5
  Brian Mac - Psychology - The increased stress of competitions can cause athletes to react both physically and mentally in a manner that can negatively affect their performance abilities. They may become tense, their heart rates race, they break into a cold sweat, they worry about the outcome of the competition, they find it hard to concentrate on the task in hand. 2/5
  Journal of Applied Sport Psychology - Informaworld. 3/5
  National Sports Medicine Institute of the UK    3/5
  Sport & Exercise Psychology - Sport psychologists work with sports participants across a range of both team and individual sports and from amateur to elite levels of competition. 3/5
  Sports Psychologist - Job Description and Activities - Sport and exercise psychology is a branch of sports science. It is the scientific study of the psychological factors that are associated with participation in sport, exercise and other types of physical activity. 2/5
  Sport Psychology E-Zine - The Free On-Line E-Zine of the Sierra Center for Peak Performance. 3/5
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Sports Science - A execellent list of articles, links and journals. 5/5
  The Mental Edge - Sports Psychology - Welcome to the Mental Edge! Sport psychology is an emerging field in the worlds of psychology and athletics. For many elite-level, professional, recreational, and even youth athletes, successful performances, cannot simply be reduced to superior physical performance.   3/5
  Toronto SEMI - Sports & Exercise Medicine Institute  3/5
 
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Pure Sport: Practical Sport Psychology [Paperback]

Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology [Hardcover]

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