The role of the Sport Psychologist

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The role of the Sport Psychologist 13/10/2009 10:01:00 Experimental Control The role of the sport Psychologist     Helping with mental issues Control of oneself Concentration Focus  Attention control Motivation Goal-setting Anxiety control knowledge of oneself and produce of an enhancement of improvement What is it ? the scientific study of people and their behaviors  in spot and exercise  contexts and the practical application of that knowledge we try to understand the effects of psychological  factors on physical and  motor performance we try to understand the effects of participating in physical activity on  psychological development, health, and general well-being
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The sport and exercise psychologist     the clinical psychologist the educational psychologist essentially they have three major roles: o research o teaching o consulting History of sport and exercise psycholoy     1895-1920     o Norman Triplett people working together and individual.  Theory social facilitation- achieve more when working with 
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