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Critical Essays In Applied Sport Psychology

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Critical Essays in Applied Sport Psychology is a thought-provoking collection of 16 essays discussing the fields traditions, research models, and practices. The editors have brought together a team of internationally recognized sport psychologists with backgrounds in various disciplines to offer insights into sport cultures ranging from youth sport to professional sport. The authors of these cutting-edge essays ask challenging questions about the current state of applied sport psychology, addressing the priorities of the field, its research methods, and its effectiveness in preparing students for research and consulting. With ideas that will interest those in the applied sport psychology field as well as psychologists, psychotherapists, and research psychologists, Critical Essays in Applied Sport Psychology offers students and practitioners an opportunity to reflect on their own approaches to and assumptions grounding their current or future professional practice. Each essay offers a distinct perspective on applied sport psychology practice that challenges current applied training requirements and practices, with discussion questions at the conclusion of each essay to stimulate in-class discussion and individual reflection. Readers may also use these essays as springboards for pursuing new areas of research. Part I of the text begins with six essays discussing the possibilities afforded by the use of research and inquiry within applied practice. The authors of these essays explore how stories of self and of others can facilitate an increased appreciation of the complexity of peoples lives both inside and outside of sport. The essays in part II concern issues in professional service delivery with special emphasis on alternative ways to conceptualize and practice applied sport psychology. In part III, three essays explore specific topics in sport psychology practice dealing with both sport-specific and general sociocultural contexts. Critical Essays in Applied Sport Psychology offers valuable perspectives not only for sport psychology professionals, students, and researchers but also for those who work alongside, manage, or employ applied psychology professionals. By looking beyond the traditional psychological skills training model, Critical Essays in Applied Sport Psychology offers new ways of uncovering and representing knowledge that will stimulate debate and open discussion on current research, methodologies, practices, and training requirements in applied sport psychology. Table of Contents Preface Introduction: David Gilbourne Introduction: Mark Andersen Our Motivations The Abuse of Language Closing Thoughts Part I. Methodologies and Inquiries in Research and Practice Essay 1. A Narrative Perspective: Identity, Well-Being, and Trauma in Professional Sport Kitrina Douglas, University of Bristol, United Kingdom David Carless, Leeds Metropolitan University, United Kingdom Introduction The Potential of Narrative Inquiry Identifying Sport Narratives Silencing Alternative Narrative Types in Sport Consequences of the Performance Narrative Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 2. Representing Applied Research Experiences Through Performance: Extending Beyond Text David Llewellyn, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom David Gilbourne, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, United Kingdom Carmel Triggs, University of Chester, United Kingdom Introduction Ethnodrama and Theater Sport-Based Ethnodrama Examples Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 3. In Praise of Quantitative Methods: How Numbers Can Change Culture Harriet D. Speed, Victoria University, Australia Mark B. Andersen, Victoria University, Australia Introduction Background: The Sport The Research The Research Outcomes Interpreting the Numbers Recommendations Response to the Research Outcomes and Recommendations Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 4. Critical Reflections on Doing Reflective Practice and Writing Reflective Texts Zoe Knowles, Liverpool John Moores University, UK David Gilbourne, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, UK Ailsa Niven, Herriot-Watt University, United Kingdom Introduction Current Reflective Practice Studies Expanding the Boundaries of Reflective Writing Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 5. Representing Multilayered Lives: Embracing Context Through the Storied Self David Gilbourne, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, United Kingdom David Llewellyn, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom Introduction The Emergence of New Epistemologies A Fracture in Convention Autoethnography: A New Form of Writing Autoethnographic Illustrations: Personal Selections Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 6. The Practitioner and Client as Storytellers: Metaphors and Folktales in Applied Sport Psychology Practice Mark B. Andersen, Victoria University, Australia Harriet D. Speed, Victoria University, Australia Introduction The Power of Metaphors and Folktales The Wise Fool: Mullah Nasruddin Metaphors in Popular Media An Attachment Metaphor: Two Monks, a River, and a Lady A Story of Attachment: Hungry Ghosts A Story of Self-Protection: Hermit Crabs Hearing and Listening to Others and Ourselves A Final Metaphor Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Part II. Issues in Professional Delivery Essay 7. Collaborative Practice: Multidisciplinary Support Alongside Multiagency Engagement Dearbhla McCullough, Roehampton University, United Kingdom Michael Korzinski, PhD, Private practice, United Kingdom Introduction Ks History Psychotherapy Support: Michael Korzinski Sport Psychology Support: Dearbhla McCullough Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 8. Playful Deviance William B. Strean, University of Alberta, Canada DJ Williams, Idaho State University, United States Introduction Playful Research Deviance What BDSM Can Teach Us About Sport Psychology Applied Practice Lessons Learned from Social Work, Forensics, and Playing With Bad Guys Labeling and Other Insanity From Dr. Deviant Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 9. Sport Psychology Services Are Multicultural Encounters: Differences as Strengths in Therapeutic Relationships Stephanie J. Hanrahan, The University of Queensland, Australia Introduction Cultural Awareness: Self and Other Relationships: Multicultural at the Micro Level Developing Cultural Awareness Adapting Behaviors to Suit the Cultural Context Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 10. Problems in Reflective Practice: Self-Bootstrapping Versus Therapeutic Supervision Jack C. Watson, West Virginia University, United States John R. Lubker, West Texas A&M University, United States Judy Van Raalte, Springfield College, United States Introduction Self-Reflection Supervision Self-Reflection vs. Supervision Future of Supervision Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 11. If You Meet the Buddha on the Football Field, Tackle Him! Mark. B. Andersen, Victoria University, Australia Joe Mannion, Private practice, United States Introduction Buddhisms Role in Sport Psychology Two Tales From Our Practice Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 12. Taming the Wild West: Training and Supervision in Applied Sport Psychology David Tod, Aberwystwyth University, United Kingdom David Lavallee, Aberwystwyth University, United Kingdom Introduction The Current State of Applied Sport Psychology Practice Overemphasis on the PST Approach Underemphasis on Process-Oriented Issues Supervision During Training Supervision After Training Disconnected Staff Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 13. Epiphanies and Learning: A Rejection of the Performance-Based Myopia David Gilbourne, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, United Kingdom David Priestley, Private practice, United Kingdom Introduction Methodology and Applied Thinking: The Rationale for My Challenge Some Storytelling The Value of Stories Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Part III. Issues in Sport Psychology Practice Essay 14. Making Your Way in the Game: Boundary Situations Within Englands Professional Football World Mark Nesti, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom Martin Littlewood, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom Introduction The Football Environment Transition and Identity Existential Psychology Existential Psychology and Transition in Sport A Narrative: Trusting Yourself in Critical Moments Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 15. Safeguarding Child Athletes From Abuse in Elite Sport Systems: The Role of the Sport Psychologist Trisha Leahy, Hong Kong Sports Institute Introduction Issues of Safeguarding The Biopsychosocial Model Sexual Abuse in Sport Implications for Sport Psychology Practice Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References Essay 16. Negotiating Expectations in Footballs Complex Social Culture Robyn L. Jones, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, United Kingdom Kieran Kingston, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, United Kingdom Carly Stewart, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, United Kingdom Introduction Writing and Engaging With Creative Coaching Scenarios Playing the Game: The Social Rules of Coaching Practice Dealing With the Complexity: An Applied Psychology Approach Outlining a Framework: A Multitheoretical Perspective Complexity Theory and Orchestration: Recognizing and Manipulating Context Conclusion Ideas for Reflection and Debate References  


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