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mental athlete

Kay Porter

mental athlete

inner training for peak performance

by Kay Porter

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Published by W.C. Brown Publishers in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Psychological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 161-162.

    StatementKay Porter, Judy Foster.
    ContributionsFoster, Judy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV706.4 .P57 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 162 p. :
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2557918M
    ISBN 100697007960, 0697007715
    LC Control Number85071679

      Mental Training School is in session and I have your first assignment for ! When I assign homework to athletes – I actually call it “funwork” 😀 I call it this because the homework I assign is designed with the purpose of increasing your enjoyment of .   She wrote The Mental Athlete in its original version and was published in English, German, French, and Japanese. Additionally, she is the author of a book titled Visual Athletic published by W.C. Brown/McGraw-Hill. Porter lives in Eugene, Oregon, and enjoys running and walking marathons, hiking, meditating, and traveling. For more information /5(14).

    Many sports psychology books have been written, including Roadmap to the Zone written by MTI Founder Dr. Robert Neff that offers a sports psychology consultation in a book. Developing Mental Toughness. In the early ’s, Dr. Jim Loehr published a ground-breaking book called Mental Toughness Training for Sports. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    that athletic trainers face in helping student-athletes with mental health issues. chapter 2 – poSitioning the eXpertS the pSychologiSt perSpective (By Chris Carr and Jamie Davidson) Psychologists can play an important role in addressing student-athlete mental health issues, but there may be barriers on campuses that limit their full use. Yates writes about a mental device for memory retrieval called a “memory palace”. What is this? A memory palace is an imagined edifice in your mind’s eye that you use to structure and store information. In the case of Cicero, that information was a speech. In the case of mental athletes, it might be the order of a shuffled deck of cards.


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