Founded in 1986, the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP) is an international, multidisciplinary, professional organization with over 2,300 members in 57 countries.
AASP promotes the development of science and ethical practice in the field of sport psychology and offers certification (CC-AASP) to qualified members with a masters or doctorate degree that have met specific course requirements in sport psychology and have completed an extensive, supervised work experience to develop competency in enhancing performance from a psychological standpoint.
Sport psychology consultants and professionals work with athletes, coaches, non-sport performers (dancers, musicians), business professionals, and high-risk occupations (military, firefighters, police).
Mental skills training information for athletes.
Information for current and future sport and exercise psychologists.
How to teach and apply sport psychology skills.
For people involved in exercise and physical activity.
Webinar - "From Preparation to Competition: Exploring Student-Athlete Mental Health"
Gain an understanding of the impact of psychological processes on the performance of an athlete while recognizing the potential psychological differences between practice and competitive environments so that interventions can be applied effectively.
Over 1,000 attendees convened in Indianapolis for the AASP's 30th Annual Conference, held October 14-17. Click the link above to read a brief overview of the invited keynotes and lectures.
Featured articles: AASP 2015 Conference Recap; 2015 FEPSAC Congress: Toward Collaborations between International Organizations?; Words from the Wise: "I Was Always Looking for What I Could Contribute" -- an interview with Burt Giges; Online Assessment in Sport and Exercise Psychology: Ethical Issues and Best Practice Recommendations.
Explore the science and practice of mindfulness training and discuss its benefits when offered to elite athletes.
View on-demand webinar (aired September 24, 2015)
Speakers: Peter Haberl, EdD & Amishi Jha, PhD
Looking for experts who are able to talk about sport, exercise and performance psychology topics to inspire and educate your guests? Our Speakers Bureau is a resource for people who plan meetings, conferences and special events.
Volume 28, Issue 2, April-June 2016, pages 129-13810.1080/10413200.2015.1085922Paul Larkin
Volume 28, Issue 2, April-June 2016, pages 139-15310.1080/10413200.2015.1086447Aleksandar E. Chinkov
Volume 7, Issue 1, January-April 2016, pages 1-1010.1080/21520704.2015.1123205Jenn M. Jacobs
Volume 7, Issue 1, January-April 2016, pages 11-2210.1080/21520704.2015.1123206Andreas Ivarsson