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Mental Health in Sport: An Overview and Introduction to the Special issue

Journal Article


Abstract


  • Welcome to this special issue of Journal of Applied Sport Psychology on mental health in sport. The special issue comes at a particularly pertinent time as the study of mental health in sport gathers significant momentum. In this introduction–and throughout the special issue—we aim to provide robust, thought-provoking research and commentary on a broad range of topics within the field of mental health and sport. We outline the specific contributions of each article here, and conclude with an epilogue where we provide some comment on the field moving forward.

Publication Date


  • 2021

Citation


  • Vella, S. A., Swann, C., & Tamminen, K. A. (2021). Mental Health in Sport: An Overview and Introduction to the Special issue. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 33(1), 1-3. doi:10.1080/10413200.2020.1854897

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85097383233

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 33

Issue


  • 1

Abstract


  • Welcome to this special issue of Journal of Applied Sport Psychology on mental health in sport. The special issue comes at a particularly pertinent time as the study of mental health in sport gathers significant momentum. In this introduction–and throughout the special issue—we aim to provide robust, thought-provoking research and commentary on a broad range of topics within the field of mental health and sport. We outline the specific contributions of each article here, and conclude with an epilogue where we provide some comment on the field moving forward.

Publication Date


  • 2021

Citation


  • Vella, S. A., Swann, C., & Tamminen, K. A. (2021). Mental Health in Sport: An Overview and Introduction to the Special issue. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 33(1), 1-3. doi:10.1080/10413200.2020.1854897

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85097383233

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 33

Issue


  • 1