TITLE

Mental Skills for Physical People

PUB. DATE
March 1988
SOURCE
Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology;Mar1988, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a summary of a research paper titled "Psychological preparation of the highly competitive athlete," by R. M. Nideffer, published in "The Physician and Sportsmedicine." The article presents a mental skills model for intervention with elite athletes. The model is useful when the psychologist has only sporadic contact with the athlete and the goal is to enhance performance, and requires participation of both the athlete and the coach.
ACCESSION #
20710422

 

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