In This Issue

Harnessing Fear

In our September issue, Beth Athanas, a sport psychologist and Dallas Storm‘s inside center, ran you through some techniques to dealing with different kinds of fear. She had a list of references that was a bit too long to print, but here they are if you want to do your own extra reading.

REFERENCES
Alexander, E. (2010). The summit. Green Forest, AR: New Leaf Press.

Alexander, V., & Krane, V. (1996). Relationships among performance expectations anxiety and performance in collegiate volleyball players. Journal of Sport Behavior, 19, 246-270.

Athanas, E. H. (2007). Fear of failure, experience, and division as predictors of state anxiety in USFA epee fencers. Unpublished master’s thesis. Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia.

Gould, D., Petlichkoff, L., & Weinberg, R. S. (1984). Antecedents of, temporal changes in, and relationships between CSAI-2 subcomponents. Journal of Sports Psychology, 6, 289-304.

Ellis, A. (1996). Better, deeper, and more enduring brief therapy: The rational emotive behavior therapy approach. New York: Brunner/Mazel.

Krane, V., & Williams, J. M. (1987). Performance and somatic anxiety, cognitive anxiety, and confidence changes prior to competition. Journal of Sport Behavior, 10, 47-56.

Vealey, R. S. (2005). Coaching for the inner edge. Morgantown, WV: Fitness Information Technology.

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