Category Archives for "Sports Psychology"

10 Great Sports Psychology Blogs

Athletes these days understand the sheer importance of being psychologically prepped – the game isn’t just won by mere muscle, but by the strength of one’s own mind. However, even many professional athletes and weekend warriors just don’t know where to start (and certainly can’t afford the high prices that professional 1-on-1 sports psychologists demand). […]

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10 Famous Sports Psychologists

Today, most sportsmen understand that the battle isn’t just won in the field, but in the mind as well. But these famous sports psychologists didn’t have an easy ride, sports psychology wasn’t always a well-respected science. In fact, it didn’t start out particularly well – initially, most people resisted the idea of some kind of […]

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Can This Type of Activity Reduce Dangerous Drinking in Youths?

Participation in organised leisure activities outside of school has already been associated with benefits such as increased school involvement, academic achievement and psychological adjustment. A new study recently published in the journal of Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health aimed to examine the link between organised activities and hazardous drinking: Our aim, therefore, was to understand the […]

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