PYC 729: Sport and Exercise Psychology

Synonym:

63609 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

James Graves

Credits:

1

Seats:

20

Semester:

Fall 2009

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 10/31 - 11/1 (9:00AM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Intervention
Priority to Year IV students from July 16 - 21; open to all other students on July 22.

This workshop focuses on introducing the student to the exciting and emerging field of Sport and Exercise Psychology. Teacher, researcher, clinician, consultant, and mental coach roles will be presented along with the theoretical underpinnings that provide the foundation for these roles. Another point of emphasis will be what one can do to successfully build a sport and exercise psychology component to one?s professional career. Case examples and demonstrations will be used to demonstrate principles covered in the course.