Chapter 10. Practitioner Perspectives

  1. David Carless1 and
  2. Kitrina Douglas2

Published Online: 11 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444324945.ch10

Sport and Physical Activity for Mental Health

Sport and Physical Activity for Mental Health

How to Cite

Carless, D. and Douglas, K. (2010) Practitioner Perspectives, in Sport and Physical Activity for Mental Health, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444324945.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Carnegie Research Institute, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK

  2. 2

    University of Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 11 JUN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405197854

Online ISBN: 9781444324945

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Keywords:

  • practitioner perspectives;
  • physical activity - positive first step;
  • programmes, opportunities - evolving and developing;
  • flexibility and responsiveness - key to developing programmes;
  • activity and sport groups - short-term endeavours;
  • activity and sport alternative forms - appealing to wider cross-section of people

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Margot Hodgson

  • David Stacey

  • Gerry Turvey

  • Key points