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Integrating Clinical and Sport Science

Frank Gardner

Frank L. Gardner, PhD, ABPP, is an associate professor and director of the PsyD program in clinical psychology at La Salle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received his PhD in clinical sport psychology from Hofstra University. Gardner is board certified in clinical psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology, a distinction that fewer than 5% of licensed psychologists attain. Gardner has 24 years of experience as a practicing clinical psychologist, graduate educator and supervisor, and sport psychologist. He has worked with youth, collegiate, Olympic, and professional athletes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Zella Moore

Zella E. Moore, PsyD, is an assistant professor of psychology at Manhattan College in New York City. She is also associate director of research and development for the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anger and Violence at La Salle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Moore received her PsyD in clinical psychology from La Salle University in 2003, and has been a sport psychology consultant for teams in the National Hockey League, the National Basketball Association, and the World Indoor Soccer League. She is a member of APA and the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Clinical Sport Psychology

Human Kinetics, 2006

Ebook

...A number of factors, both internal and external, are intricately tied into understanding, predicting, and enhancing athletic performance. In this chapter, we describe a model for understanding the issues most often brought to the clinical...

Retaining Expertise

Expert Performance in Sports : Advances in Research on Sport Expertise

Human Kinetics, 2003

Ebook

...Janet L. Starkes • Patricia L. WeirBradley W. YoungAt the 2001 Columbus Marathon, Ed Whitlock at age 69 ran the 26.2-mile race in 2:52:50, which translates to sub-seven-minute miles over the entire course. Although he placed 72nd out...

Applications to Performance Enhancement in Sport and the Workplace

Bruce Abernethy

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Bruce Abernethy, PhD, is professor of human movement science in the School of Human Movement Studies and deputy executive dean and associate dean (research) in the faculty of health sciences at the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. He also holds a visiting professor appointment at the University of Hong Kong, where he was previously the inaugural chair professor and director of the Institute of Human Performance. He is also coeditor of Creative Side of Experimentation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Vaughan Kippers

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Vaughan Kippers, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Queensland. He coordinates anatomy courses for students enrolled in medicine, physiotherapy, and occupational therapy programs. His major research involves the use of electromyography, in which the electrical signals produced by muscles as they contract are analyzed to determine muscular control of human movement. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Stephanie J. Hanrahan

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Stephanie J. Hanrahan, PhD, is a registered sport psychologist and an associate professor in the Schools of Human Movement Studies and Psychology at the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. Hanrahan has over 20 years of experience in teaching human movement studies at the undergraduate level. She is a recipient of the University of Queensland’s Excellence in Teaching Award. In addition to being part of the author team for the first two editions of Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement, Hanrahan has authored or edited nine other books. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Marcus G. Pandy

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Marcus G. Pandy, PhD, is a professor of mechanical and biomedical engineering in the department of mechanical engineering at the University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia. Pandy earned his PhD in mechanical engineering at Ohio State University in Columbus and then completed a postdoctoral fellowship in mechanical engineering at Stanford University. Before joining the University of Melbourne, he held the Joe J. King professorship in engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Alison M. McManus

Alison M. McManus, PhD, is an associate professor and assistant director of the Institute of Human Performance at the University of Hong Kong. Her research focuses on the role exercise and free-living physical activity play in the health and well-being of children, the development of population measures of obesity and its associated health risks, and the provision of a more comprehensive understanding of the complex metabolic bases of exercise and physical activity in obese children. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Laurel T. Mackinnon

Laurel T. Mackinnon, PhD, is a science writer and editor based in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. She is also a former associate professor and now adjunct associate professor in the School of Human Movement Studies at the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement

Human Kinetics, 2013

Ebook

...‣ the use of multidisciplinary and cross-disciplinary research in helping improve talent identification and performance optimisation,‣ recognition of the multifactorial nature of talent and the challenges associated with early talent...

Running the Course

Charles Ferguson

Charles Ferguson, PhD, served as president of the United States Orienteering Federation (USOF) from 1999 to 2007. A former colonel in the Air Force Reserve, he became the initial vice president of academic affairs at Marine Corps University at Quantico Marine Base, Virginia, until retiring. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert Turbyfill

LTC Robert Turbyfill works as an analyst for the Department of Homeland Security in Washington, DC. He has served as a United States Marine Officer for 11 years and as an Army National Guard Officer for 14 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Discovering Orienteering : Skills, Techniques, and Activities

Human Kinetics, 2013

Ebook

...In past chapters you have studied the tools, skills, techniques, and processes of orienteering. You know how to read a map and use a compass. Now you are at a meet and you are ready to go. Chapter 10 takes you to the start line and tells...

Development of Expertise

Expert Performance in Sports : Advances in Research on Sport Expertise

Human Kinetics, 2003

Ebook

...John H. SalmelaLuiz Carlos MoraesTo get men to do things that they don’t want to do in order to achieve things that they want to achieve. That’s what coaching is all about.The study of coaching in North America can be traced back over 75...

Epilogue

Expert Performance in Sports : Advances in Research on Sport Expertise

Human Kinetics, 2003

Ebook

...We hope that part of what you take from this book is the enthusiasm for sport expertise research as felt by all of our contributors. This research area is diverse in its approaches and paradigms—sometimes theoretically driven, sometimes...