Sports Psychologist

Sport and Exercise Psychologists work with athletes, teams and coaches to improve their motivation and performance. Sports Psychologists work with amateur and professional athletes to improve their mental and physical health, as well as athletic performances, by using goal setting, imagery, focus strategies, and relaxation techniques, among others.

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KEY SKILLS

  • Effective communication skills

  • Ability to motivate others 

  • Active listening 

  • Patience 

  • Problem-solving 

  • Consistency

PROS

  • Opportunity to work with people from diverse backgrounds

  • Several employment opportunities 

  • Opportunity to interact with famous atheletes 

  • Rewarding Career 

  • Lots of specialisations are possible 

  • Get to travel all over the world

CONS

  • Education is expensive and takes many years 

  • Highest paying jobs are very competitive 

  • Difficult to maintian a work/life balance.

OPPORTUNITY TYPES

GOT WHAT IT TAKES?

  • Private Practice

  • Working with a sports team 

  • Consultancy

  • Hospitals and Clinics 

  • Academia 

  • Research

  • Interest in Sports and Psychology 

  • Passionate about mental health and sports

  • You are willing to work long and undefined hours

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Interesting Facts about the career

'Sports Psychology Is Only For Elite Performers' is a myth- Any level, age, gender and sport can benefit from the discipline of sports psychology. Parents, coaches and officials also can benefit. Sports psychology covers the entire range of sport and movement behaviour and offers assistance to anyone desiring high-quality experiences in these realms.

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