Ethical Issues in Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology

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$59.12 - $59.73
UPC:
9781935412199
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Binding:
Paperback
Publication Date:
2013-12-15
Author:
Edward F. Etzel;Jack C. Watson
Language:
english
Edition:
UK ed.

Product Overview

Ethical Issues in Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology focuses on a multitude of unique ethical, legal, and related professional challenges faced by sport, exercise, and performance psychology practitioners.

The book contains seventeen chapters organized into four sections: 1) Ethical Practices, 2) Specific Populations, 3) Special Settings, and 4) Academic Issues.

Students will be given a comprehensive look at the most up-to-date, critical issues facing sport psychology practitioners. A wide range of professionals in higher education, university counseling centers, sports medicine clinics, and in private practice will also find this book to be an informative personal resource.

From the Foreword In Ethical Issues in Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology, Edward F. Etzel and Jack C. Watson II have collected a fascinating set of ethical analyses and guidelines accompanied by rich examples to illustrate the challenges of practicing ethically in sport psychology. The outstanding contributors present fleshed-out ethical challenges and dilemmas in exquisite detail across a range of populations, settings, and modes of service delivery. They have truly done a service to sport psychologists, students, and coaches, and their work will open wide the eyes of many who had never fully considered these issues. Gerald P. Koocher, PhD, ABPP Professor of Psychology and Dean - College of Science and Health - DePaul University - Chicago, IL

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