The Practice of Sport Psychology

The expert practitioners in The Practice of Sport Psychology address a variety of issues and concerns and come from different backgrounds, institutes, and programs. Each practitioner perceives his or her work from a different perspective—clinical, health oriented, community oriented, feminist, social, practical—and each has developed unique methods of practice. However, all are similar in their intent to optimize mental and emotional conditions so that the athletes and teams with whom they work will meet their desired goals.

Handbook of Research in Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology: International Perspectives

The explosion in sport and exercise psychology-related research over the last two decades has made it necessary to continuously reflect on the state of the art.  The Handbook of Research in Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology: International Perspectives does just that, presenting diverse applied issues and different areas of applied research in sport psychology.

The Directory of Psychological Tests in the Sport and Exercise Sciences

The Directory of Psychological Tests in the Sport and Exercise Sciences summarizes the 314 psychological scales, questionnaires, and inventories specific to sport and exercise settings that have been reported in more than 35 years of refereed, international scientific literature:

•     Information gathered on 141 additional tests not previously cited.

•     Contributions made by 510 test authors.

•     Twenty chapters organized by psychological construct—e.g., exercise motivation, sport motivation, aggression, cognitive strategies, leadership, and anxiety.

Financing Sport eBook

The most authoritative and comprehensive textbook on sport finance has been updated and revised to include in its examination the distinct changes in the economic climate of the sport industry in recent decades, as well as the impacts and challenges the contemporary economic climate presents for the sport industry.

Financing Sport

The most authoritative and comprehensive textbook on sport finance has been updated and revised to include in its examination the distinct changes in the economic climate of the sport industry in recent decades, as well as the impacts and challenges the contemporary economic climate presents for the sport industry.

Enhancing Performance and Quality of Life Guide

The companion workbook to Enhancing Performance and Quality of Life provides in-depth activities and exercises to develop and practice the relevant skills and concepts that are defined in the textbook. This workbook addresses skills development separately for adults and youth. Adults can review, learn, and practice life skills presented in Part I on their own or with a counselor, at their own pace. Part II is focused on presenting and practicing life skills concepts to youth individually, or in a group setting.  

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