How Healthy is Sport Psychologically? - Coggle Diagram
How Healthy is Sport Psychologically?
General consensus that sport is
Increased competitiveness brings about an
increase in stressors
(Jewett et al., 2018)
Increased risk of mental health issues.
Sport specific circumstances:
deselection, injury, doping
(Currie et al., 2019)
Elite athletes have similar mental health to GP.
- thinking about thinking because of perfectionism and burnout.
Improved thought control for elite athletes = decrease levels of mental health issues
(Macintyre et al., 2014)
, social interaction and distraction theories
(Please and Andrade, 2005)
Can depend on an
personality and motivation - recreational sport can cause short-term -ve emotional responses after defeat *(Verner-Filion et al., 2018).
Chatzisarantis and Hagger (2007)
Because the focus in
is not so much on winning, there is greater emphasis on
vs. extrinsic life aspiration.
predicts +ve feelings with regard to participation.
Doing it to enjoy it.
more ego-based and is linked to -ve emotions around participation
(Stensburg et al., 2015)
Outcome focussed :arrow_right: -ve, :arrow_down: participation.
is a key aspect of +ve emotions in sport participation.