Special Conference On Sport and Exercise Psychology

Start Date:
6th April 2016

End Date:
6th April 2016

Start Time:
9 am

End Time:
5 pm

Event title: Special Conference On Sport and Exercise Psychology
Venue: University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Guildhall, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3 8HQ
Name: Professor John Buckley
Email: j.buckley@chester.ac.uk
Telephone: NA
Event description: As part of  University Centre, Shrewsbury undergraduate courses; ‘Psychology and Human Behaviour in Health and Performance’, this event is being put on for anyone with an interest in this subject.

Arrive at 9 am for registration and hot drinks ready for a 9.30 am start.

The days programme is:

9:30 am – 11 am
Being a professional/elite athlete and its influences on my work as a health psychologist with Dr Leanne Rimmer Manchester Met University; retired footballer for Wolverhampton Wanderers FC.

11am-11:30am We have a comfort break.

11:30 am-1:15 pm
Real world applications in Sport Psychology; managing the moods; emotions and anxieties of competition and performance with Professor Andy Lane, University of Wolverhampton; former amateur boxer.

1:15 pm-2 pm we have lunch

2 pm-3:15 pm 

Motivational Interviewing with Dr Jeff Breckon, NCSEM Sheffield Hallam University.

3:15 pm-3:30 pm There will be a Short Break

3:30-pm 5 pm
Everyday psychology from the gym and implementing exercise referral programmes with Gareth Mapp, Consultant and Director of Lifestyle Connect, Physical Activity, Sport and Health Consultant in Shrewsbury.

For further information, contact Professor John Buckley: j.buckley@chester.ac.uk

Book online via Eventbrite: https://sportandexerciseconference.eventbrite.co.uk

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