17. Psychosocial Antecedents of Sport Injury and Interventions for Risk Reduction

  1. Gershon Tenenbaum and
  2. Robert C. Eklund
  1. Jean M. Williams and
  2. Mark B. Andersen

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118270011.ch17

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Williams, J. M. and Andersen, M. B. (2007) Psychosocial Antecedents of Sport Injury and Interventions for Risk Reduction, in Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition (eds G. Tenenbaum and R. C. Eklund), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118270011.ch17

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 19 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471738114

Online ISBN: 9781118270011

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Keywords:

  • sport injury;
  • stress response;
  • coping resources;
  • risk reduction;
  • athletic injury

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Prevalence of Injuries

  • Model of Stress and Athletic Injury

  • Psychosocial Influences on the Stress Response

  • Interventions to Reduce Injury Vulnerability

  • Summary of Future Research Needs and Directions

  • Implications for the Practitioner