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Bereavement group helps people cope - Austin Herald

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Bereavement group helps people cope
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A five-week bereavement support group for those who have experienced a loss began Jan. 13, and continues through Feb. 10 at the Mower County Senior Center.
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A Story of Perseverance - NYTimes.com

A Story of Perseverance - NYTimes.com | Sport Psychology | Scoop.it
Great story about ESPN Stuart Scott & how he uses his psychology to cope w/ cancer. A good 1! Thanks @UNTSportPsych. http://t.co/HAc1Zbbz2u

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Cristiano Ronaldo: How personality defines brilliance

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“Cristiano Ronaldo: How personality defines brilliance (SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY: Cristiano Ronaldo: How personality defines brilliance - http://t.co/4LY4WXAer6)...”


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How to Build Mental Muscle

How to Build Mental Muscle | Sport Psychology | Scoop.it
I spring out of bed, pull on my shorts and trainers, slather on sunscreen, and sit down at my computer. It's 7 a.m. on a Sunday morning in mid-May, two weeks before the start of my first marathon, and time for my final big test.

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Luis Valdes's curator insight, September 26, 2013 9:25 AM

Excellent article on Mental Conditioning!!!

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"Scientists have since demonstrated that seemingly absolute physical limits are imposed by the brain—not the body."

Bobby Dillard's curator insight, September 27, 2013 9:36 AM

How does your perception of effort affect other activities besides physical endurance?

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More psychologists Olympics-bound in 2016 - Nursing Careers Allied Health

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More psychologists Olympics-bound in 2016 Nursing Careers Allied Health The Australian Olympic Committee has reportedly confirmed plans to send a greater number of psychologists to the next Olympics than in previous games, in order to meet...

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Olympic medalist adds motherhood to balancing act - Joplin Globe

Olympic medalist adds motherhood to balancing act - Joplin Globe | Sport Psychology | Scoop.it
Olympic medalist adds motherhood to balancing act
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Every sport but one — and in it, she would wind up becoming an Olympic medal winner and American record holder. Now, Kastor, who turned 40 in February, is a mom, which means ...
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Sleeping for Peak Performance: Overrated or Underrated?

Sleeping for Peak Performance: Overrated or Underrated? | Sport Psychology | Scoop.it
Do we need to be well-rested to play at a high level? Yes and no. But mostly yes. (Sleeping for Peak Performance: Overrated or Underrated?

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Snowboarder Elena Hight's Olympic recipe: good food, training and meditation - Los Angeles Times

Snowboarder Elena Hight's Olympic recipe: good food, training and meditation - Los Angeles Times | Sport Psychology | Scoop.it

“Snowboarder Elena Hight's Olympic recipe: good food, training and meditation Los Angeles Times Here, she discusses how she stays in shape mentally and physically. How did you learn ...”


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Ken Donaldson's curator insight, February 2, 2014 7:31 AM

Meditation = good food for the spirit...

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Sports psychology for young athletes: Powerful motivators - Mayo Clinic Health System

Sports psychology for young athletes: Powerful motivators - Mayo Clinic Health System | Sport Psychology | Scoop.it
Want your child to succeed on the playing field? Try using these tips to create positive, intrinsic motivators: http://t.co/sKAUWoNvOM

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Alex Rodriguez, Lance Armstrong, And The Surprising Reason Why People Cheat - Forbes

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Alex Rodriguez, Lance Armstrong, And The Surprising Reason Why People Cheat Forbes And while he was busy erasing the line between doping and good fortune, Gladwell put in a good word for Lance Armstrong: does he deserve the condemnation he's...

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Youth Sports Psychology: How to Ensure Your Athletes Stay Motivated and Have Fun | STACK Coaches and Trainers

Youth Sports Psychology: How to Ensure Your Athletes Stay Motivated and Have Fun | STACK Coaches and Trainers | Sport Psychology | Scoop.it
Learn how to motivate your young athletes with youth sports psychology tips from STACK expert Giovanni Grassi.

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