28. Athlete Burnout

  1. Gershon Tenenbaum and
  2. Robert C. Eklund
  1. Robert C. Eklund and
  2. Scott L. Cresswell

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118270011.ch28

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Eklund, R. C. and Cresswell, S. L. (2007) Athlete Burnout, 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.ch28

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:

  • athlete burnout syndrome;
  • sport science;
  • educational recommendations;
  • international tennis federation;
  • sport scientists

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • From the Beginning

  • The Nature of a Syndrome

  • The Athlete Burnout Syndrome

  • Alternative Conceptualizations of Athlete Burnout

  • Measurement of the Athlete Burnout Syndrome

  • The Extent and Prevalence of Athlete Burnout

  • Theoretically Grounded Explanations of Athlete Burnout

  • Future Research Directions

  • Conclusion