Working with wheelchair athletes

David Shearer, L. Bressan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


    This chapter provides guidance for athletes, coaches and teachers on the psychological aspects of wheelchair sport. The chapter covers topics which include getting involved with wheelchair sport, sport familiarisation process, developing athlete commitment, self awareness, motivation, self-esteem and finally self-efficacy.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationWheelchair sport: A complete guide for athletes, coaches, and teachers
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2010


    • athletes with disability
    • psychology


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