British Columbia Sport, Health and Exercise Psychology Symposium 2018

Attendees of BC-SHEPS can receive a 20% discount*. Simply enter SPORT at the checkout.

We are delighted to support the British Columbia Sport, Health and Exercise Psychology Symposium 2018. We've provided two Sport & Exercise Psychology titles as raffle prizes.

Browse our bestselling Sports & Exercise Psychology titles below, and explore our newest titles across  Exercise Psychology and Sport Psychology.

Bestselling Titles

  • Sport Psychology for Young Athletes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Camilla J. Knight, Chris G. Harwood, Daniel Gould

    Understanding and applying psychology within youth sport settings is key to maximising young athletes’ enjoyment, wellbeing, and sporting performance. Written by a team of leading international researcher-practitioners, this book is the first to offer an evidence-based introduction to the theory…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02

  • Psychology of Physical Activity

    Determinants, Well-Being and Interventions, 3rd Edition

    By Stuart J. H. Biddle, Nanette Mutrie, Trish Gorely

    The positive benefits of physical activity for physical and mental health are now widely acknowledged, yet levels of physical inactivity continue to increase throughout the developed world. Understanding the psychology of physical activity has therefore become an important concern…

    Paperback – 2015-02-06

  • Sport Psychology

    The Basics, 1st Edition

    By David Tod

    Sport Psychology: The Basics provides an accessible introduction to the fundamental ideas at the heart of Sport Psychology today. It examines the links between sport participants’ behaviours, their personality and their environment to identify the factors which affect performance. Exploring theory…

    Paperback – 2014-05-29
    The Basics

  • The Psychology of Exercise

    Integrating Theory and Practice, 4th Edition

    By Curt L. Lox, Kathleen A. Martin Ginis, Steven J. Petruzzello

    The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice, fourth edition, continues to weave together theory, research, application, and interventions to provide readers with a solid foundation in exercise psychology. In this comprehensive, accessible, book, the authors apply prominent theories…

    Paperback – 2014-05-21

  • Group Dynamics in Exercise and Sport Psychology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Mark R. Beauchamp, Mark A. Eys

    Can a better understanding of group dynamics raise individual and team athletic performance or improve the outcomes of exercise interventions? Much human behaviour in sport and exercise settings is embedded within groups, where individuals’ cognitions, emotions, and behaviours influence and are…

    Paperback – 2014-05-08

  • Becoming a Sport Psychologist

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul McCarthy, Marc Jones

    Sport psychology is a competitive profession with rigorous and demanding entry routes in terms of education, training and accreditation. Once qualified, the sport psychology practitioner will face complex, day-to-day professional challenges of the kind not always covered in conventional sport…

    Paperback – 2013-08-06

  • Professional Practice in Sport Psychology

    A review, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheldon Hanton, Stephen Mellalieu

    Sport psychologists working with athletes, teams and sports performers are only as effective as their professional techniques and competencies will allow. This is the first book to offer a detailed and critical appraisal of the conceptual foundations of contemporary professional practice in sport…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31

  • The Psychology of Sport Injury and Rehabilitation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monna Arvinen-Barrow, Natalie Walker

    Athletes routinely use psychological skills and interventions for performance enhancement but, perhaps surprisingly, not always to assist in recovery from injury. This book demonstrates the ways in which athletes and practitioners can transfer psychological skills to an injury and rehabilitation…

    Paperback – 2013-04-03

  • Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology

    A Comprehensive Guide for Students and Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie J. Hanrahan, Mark B. Andersen

    Now available in paperback, the Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology is a definitive guide to the theory and practice of applied sport psychology. It goes further than any other book in surveying the full variety of issues that practising sport psychologists will confront in their working…

    Paperback – 2012-10-01
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Team Psychology in Sports

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stewart Cotterill

    The ability to mould a group of talented individual athletes into an effective team takes effort and skill. Team Psychology in Sports examines the crucial factors in the development of an effective team, introducing important psychological and organizational concepts and offering evidence-based…

    Paperback – 2012-06-14

  • The Psychology of Strength and Conditioning

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Tod, David Lavallee

    An effective strength and conditioning program underpins the training regime of every successful athlete or sportsperson and it is now widely recognized that psychology plays a significant role in the application of strength and conditioning principles. This is the first book to examine the…

    Paperback – 2011-10-31

  • Coping and Emotion in Sport

    Second Edition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joanne Thatcher, Marc Jones, David Lavallee

    The emotional highs and lows of competitive sport, whether experienced as a competitor, spectator or coach may be the essential ingredient that gives sport its universal and compelling appeal. Emotion is clearly a pervasive force within competitive sport, and this is reflected in the burgeoning…

    Paperback – 2011-08-09

  • Single-Case Research Methods in Sport and Exercise Psychology

    1st Edition

    By Jamie Barker, Paul McCarthy, Marc Jones, Aidan Moran

    What is single-case research? How can single-case methods be used within sport and exercise? Single-case research is a powerful method for examining change in outcome variables such as behaviour, performance and psychological constructs, and for assessing the efficacy of interventions. It has…

    Paperback – 2011-04-08

  • Psychology in Football

    Working with Elite and Professional Players, 1st Edition

    By Mark Nesti

    How can the skills of the sport psychologist be put to best use within a football club? How can a sport psychologist help elite footballers perform at their maximum level? In this groundbreaking guide to the role of the sport psychologist within elite and professional football, leading sport…

    Paperback – 2010-06-09

  • Advances in Applied Sport Psychology

    A Review, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Mellalieu, Sheldon Hanton

    Advances in Applied Sport Psychology aims to bridge the gap between research and practice in contemporary sport psychology. Now available in paperback, the book draws together reviews of cutting edge research in key areas of applied sport psychology, assesses the implications of this research for…

    Paperback – 2010-05-07

  • Exercise Dependence

    1st Edition

    By John H. Kerr, Koenraad J. Lindner, Michelle Blaydon

    Exercise dependence or addiction has been described as a 'positive addiction', but it can have links with damaging dysfunctional and excessive behaviours, including eating disorders. Clinical and sport psychologists now acknowledge the condition and report that it can be found in recreational…

    Paperback – 2007-07-20

  • Exercise, Health and Mental Health

    Emerging Relationships, 1st Edition

    Edited by Guy E.J. Faulkner, Adrian H. Taylor

    Exercise, Health and Mental Health provides an introduction to this emerging field and a platform for future research and practice. Written by internationally acclaimed exercise, health and medical scientists, it is the first systematic review of the evidence for the potential role of exercise…

    Paperback – 2005-12-20

  • Rethinking Aggression and Violence in Sport

    1st Edition

    By John H. Kerr

    Rethinking Aggression and Violence in Sport explores the psychological aspects of these two intrinsic elements of competitive sport. This book critically examines the important issues associated with aggression and violence in sport, including: * a review of current theory in the psychology of…

    Paperback – 2004-09-23

  • Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stuart J.H. Biddle, Ken Fox, Steve Boutcher

    The 'feel-good' effect of physical activity is widely reported among participants.  Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being represents a research consensus on the relationship between physical activity and aspects of mental health, providing an overview of the case for the role of…

    Paperback – 2000-10-05

Managing Talent Development and Pressure in Sport

Managing Talent Development and Pressure in Sport FreeBook
Download this essential FreeBook which provides a handy compendium of direct insights and insights to help sport psychologists, coaches, athletes and parents understand, and manage, talent and pressure in sport.

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BC-SHEPS is a student-led conference that aims to provide an opportunity for developing presentation skills, receiving valuable feedback on research projects, and networking with esteemed students and professors within the field of Sport, Health and Exercise Psychology.

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*SPORT discount code offer is only valid via until 30 June 2018. It is not valid on eBooks, bulk orders, previous purchases, or in combination with any other promotion.