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Call for Papers | Frontiers Research Topic: “The Social and Psychological Outcomes of Sport Spectatorship”. Call ends June 30, 2021
The purpose of this article collection is to shed light on the wider utility of sport spectatorship to achieve social and psychological outcomes in different countries, contexts, and populations. We strongly encourage novel and innovative approaches to researching this topic – notably conceptual and/or methodological aspects that are inclusive and accepting of the ontology and epistemology of the community within which the research is conducted.
Call for Papers | Frontiers Research Topic: “Sport and Psychosocial Health/Well-being after the COVID-19 Lockdown”. Call ends December 31, 2020
The goal of this Research Topic is to investigate: (1) various aspects of association between active living (e.g., physical activity, exercise, sport) and psychosocial health outcomes (e.g., social well-being, social health, depressive symptoms, quality of life, life satisfaction, happiness, loneliness, etc.) as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and (2) effectiveness of various new/existing means (e.g., social media platform, virtual sport competitions, etc.) on active living and psychosocial health outcomes.
Ledig tjänst | Doktorand i idrottspsykologi med inriktning klinisk psykologi till Umeå universitet. Ansök senast 2020-08-31
Doktorandprojektet ska undersöka effekter av behandling av psykisk ohälsa bland idrottare. Idrottspsykologiska interventioner har under det senaste decenniet närmat sig den kliniska psykologin och dess arbetsmetoder, exempelvis kognitiv beteendeterapi (KBT). Doktoranden kommer att arbeta med att utforma, genomföra och utvärdera single-case interventioner i samarbete med Psykologmottagningen Idrott och samarbetspartners inom idrottsrörelsen.
Call for Papers | “Athlete Mental Health and Olympic Performance” | Special Issue of International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology. Call ends December 15, 2020
The aims with this special issue call are (a) to augment theoretical understanding related to Olympic athlete mental health broadly defined, (b) to encourage diverse methodological approaches through which scholars and practitioners might better understand this important topic, and (c) to provide strong practical solutions that can contribute to the advancement of this topic in the field, through novel, internationally diverse solutions.
Call for Papers | “Integrated Behavioral Health for Athletes” | The Alliance for Social Workers in Sports 5th Annual Social Work in Sports Symposium, Denver, Colorado, October 21–23, 2019. Call ends May...
The symposium will bring together the spectrum of behavioral, mental, and physical health professionals who aim to positively influence the mental health and functioning of athletes. In college, professional, and Olympic sports there is a movement towards integrated behavioral health teams that include physicians, trainers, psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nutritionists, and other licensed professional counselors.
Stipendiatstilling (doktorandtjänst) innen rusbruk, psykisk helse og friluftsliv ved Norges idrettshøgskole | Søknadsfrist 01.03.2019
Vi søker en stipendiat til et helsefremmende prosjekt knyttet til tematikken "rusbruk, psykisk helse og friluftsliv". Studier viser at stadig flere mennesker utvikler rusbrukslidelser og at rusbruk ofte er relatert til psykiske lidelser. Tidligere studier indikerer positive sammenhenger mellom friluftsliv og psykisk helse, men eksisterende forskning er likevel mangelfull.
Vacancy | PhD studentship in sport psychology at the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences. Closing date September 30, 2017
The successful candidate will conduct cutting-edge research within sport psychology, examining mental health and elite sports with a focus on youth, current elite athletes, as well as retired athletes. The successful candidate must demonstrate competence in both oral and written English as well as in a Scandinavian language.