Understanding problematic sporting stories: Narrative therapy and applied sport psychology
Denison, J. & Winslade, J. (2006). Understanding problematic sporting stories: Narrative therapy and applied sport psychology. Junctures: The journal for thematic dialogue. 6, 99-105.
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In this paper we examine how postmodernism can inform the practice of sport psychology. More specifically, we will discuss how a therapeutic approach known as “narrative therapy” can enable athletes to reclaim control over their sporting practices and eliminate problem stories undermining their performance.
Otago Polytechnic Te Kura Matatini ki Otago
This article has been published in Junctures: The journal for thematic dialogue. © Copyright 2006 Jim Denison and John Winslade. Licenced under a Creative Commons Licence: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/nz/.
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