Center Director to Receive Award from the American Psychological Association in August, 2017

June 12, 2017 - Dr. Trent Petrie has been selected to receive the award for Outstanding Contribution in Education and Training in Sport and Exercise Psychology from Division 47 (Sport and Exercise Psychology) of the American Psychological Association.  He will be given his award at the organization’s annual convention in Washington, DC, August 2017.  This award, given once every four years, recognizes a professional’s excellence in the mentorship of future sport psychologists.  Dr. Petrie is the founding Director of UNT’s Center for Sport Psychology and Performance Excellence and has devoted himself to the training and education of sport psychology doctoral students since 1998.