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Title Mental health and well-being interventions in sport : research, theory and practice / edited by Gavin Breslin, Gerard Leavey
Published London : Routledge, 2019


2 copies ordered for MELB on 05-06-2019.
Description 1 volume ; 24 cm
Series Routledge psychological interventions
Contents Getting started : an overview -- Section 1: Development of mental health awareness programmes for athletes, coaches and parents -- The optimum performance programme in sports : a case of bulimia nervosa in a lean sport athlete -- Prevention of burnout and depression in junior elite swimmers -- Bolstering psychological health using rational emotive behaviour therapy -- The State of Mind Ireland (SOMI) Programme for student athletes -- Ahead of the game : a sports-based mental health program for adolescent males -- Tackling the blues : a sport and education based mental health programme for children and young people -- Section 2: Engaging the wider community in mental health awareness through sport -- Motivating prisoners to exercise : an evaluation of the Cell Workout Workshops -- Reflections on implementing the Active Choices Rugby Programme to enhance mental health and well-being of young men in prison -- Critical reflection and the way forward for mental health in sport
Subject Sports -- Psychological aspects
Sports -- Psychological aspects -- Case studies
Exercise -- Psychological aspects
Exercise -- Psychological aspects -- Case studies
Athletes -- Mental health
Athletes -- Mental health -- Case studies
Reading List HSE703 recommended text 2019
Genre/Form Case studies.
Author Leavey, Gerard, 1957- editor
Breslin, Gavin, editor
ISBN 9781138505490 (hbk.) :
9781138551718 (pbk.) :