Coping with Sports Injuries: Psychological Strategies for Rehabilitation / Edition 1

Coping with Sports Injuries: Psychological Strategies for Rehabilitation / Edition 1

by Jane Crossman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0192632159

ISBN-13: 9780192632159

Pub. Date: 03/28/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Coping with Sports Injuries is unique in examining the way in which an athlete can be psychologically affected by injury, and how they can be fully rehabilitated. It will be invaluable in helping sports physicians and physiotherapists understand the psychological nature of injury, and help them by providing practical strategies for rehabilitation.

Overview

Coping with Sports Injuries is unique in examining the way in which an athlete can be psychologically affected by injury, and how they can be fully rehabilitated. It will be invaluable in helping sports physicians and physiotherapists understand the psychological nature of injury, and help them by providing practical strategies for rehabilitation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192632159
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

1. Emotional responses to sports injury
2. Assessment of the injured athlete
3. The physician's viewpoint
4. The role of the physiotherapist and sport therapist
5. Coping strategies
6. Creating an environment for recovery
7. Managing thoughts, stress, and pain
8. The role of significant others: social support during injuries
9. Returning to action and the prevention of future injury

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