TITLE

The mental edge

AUTHOR(S)
Allman, William F.
PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/3/92, Vol. 113 Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how the brain is the key to peak performance in both sports and life. The role of sports psychologist Shane Murphy, director of sports science for the US Olympic team; The new focus on the `mental game'; The importance of harnessing the power of the mind; The profound changes in the brain associated with peak performance; The areas in the brain affected during intense concentration; How psychologists train athletes; Mental imagery; Stress response; More.
ACCESSION #
9208031956

 

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