Psychosocial Considerations in Sports Injury Risk and Prevention

21 March 2018

Learning Outcomes of the Webinar:

  • Know the commonly psychological risk factors in sports injury occurrence
  • Understand the potential associated mechanisms
  • Understand the effectiveness of psychological interventions in sports injury prevention
  • Understand the volume, type and quality of evidence available within this domain.

Presenter Profile:

Dr Adam Gledhill - Adam is the Course Director for Undergraduate Sport and Exercise Science at Leeds Beckett University. He currently teaches in the areas of Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology, Multidisciplinary Perspectives in Strength and Conditioning, and Psychology of Sports Injury and Rehabilitation. Adam has held previous applied roles, including being a former Head of Sport Science in the FA Women’s Super League. He is the current Head of Psychosocial Development at a Tier 1 Football Association Girls’ Regional Talent Club where he actively contributes to the interdisciplinary sport science support offered to talented and elite.

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