Psychological Skills Training in Gymnastics

Edwards, S.; Huston, S.
September 1985
Journal of Sport Psychology;1985, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p226
Academic Journal
This article discusses the application of psychological techniques and training programs as athletic tools to enhance performance with coaches and players. A women's intercollegiate gymnastics team is used to explain the psychological application process. The process is separated into two components, which include working with athletes and working with coaches. The original study was published in the article "The clinical aspects of sport psychology," in the 1984 publication of "Physical Educator."


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