Center Director and Staff Present Sport Psychology Research at Annual Conference of the American Psychological Association
August 8, 2016 - Dr.
August 8, 2016 - Dr.
May 25, 2016 - Training for a marathon is a physical challenge, but can be a psychological refuge for individuals who are coping with a recent breakup or other traumatic life experience. Dr.
February 12, 2016 - Center sport consultants Shelly Sheinbein and Kristina Clevinger and Center Director Dr.
June 2, 2016 - Dr.
The Center for Sport Psychology, through UNT’s APA-accredited counseling psychology program, welcomes its new class of doctoral students who will join the program beginning Fall 2016. In addition to entering the counseling psychology doctoral program (with an emphasis in sport psychology), the students will become part of the Center’s sport consultant staff, helping to provide services to the UNT Athletic Department as well as coaches and athletes through the DFW area. Our new members
Center Director, Dr. Trent Petrie, and staff members, Thomas Nguyen and Brian Yu, joined other sport psychology professionals (Dr. Chris Carr, Dr. Elena Estanol, and Dr. Wendy Borlabi) for a panel discussion on multicultural issues in sport psychology consulting. The panel discussion occurred on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology Conference in Indianapolis
Center Faculty (Drs. Petrie and Martin) and staff attend the Association for Applied Sport Psychology Graduate Program Fair to promote the master’s and doctoral level training programs in sport psychology that are offered at UNT. Interested students from all over the U.S. and Canada attended the Fair to learn more about UNT. For more information, visit http://sportpsych.unt.edu/graduate-education
Dr. Petrie and his doctoral students (Jenna Tomalski, Erin Albert, and Kristina Clevinger) presented their research findings at the annual conference of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology in Indianapolis. Topics included the influence of sport participation on psychological health and well-being in boys and girls and the relation of physical fitness and sociocultural climate on girls’ satisfaction with their bodies.