Author Archives: Sports Medicine Psychology Lab

Cognitive Behavioral Approaches in the Training Room

Although sports medicine physicians, physical therapists, and certified athletic trainers indicate that they encounter psychological issues that are both injury-related (e.g., fears of re-injury, lack of patience; Mann et al., 2007) and non-injury-related (e.g., stress, anxiety, and burnout; Mann et … Continue reading

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Integrated Model of Psychological Response to Sport Injury

The majority of research within the Sports Medicine Psychology Lab is based on the integrated model of psychological response to sport injury (Wiese-Bjornstal et al., 1998). According to this model, pre-injury factors (e.g., personality, a history of stressors, coping resources; … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Sports Medicine Psychology Lab Blog

Welcome to the Sports Medicine Psychology Lab blog. Our lab is located within the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. The purpose of this blog is to provide information to readers on current research findings and … Continue reading

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