Psychological abilities in high performance sports. Assessment and training. Psychosocial variables in the transition process to high performance sports. Recovery of the athlete from a psychological perspective.
The integration of behavioral variables in the training process is essential for optimum performance. There is a wide acceptance from coaches and athletes to consider that psychological variables affect the performance clearly. In this module we will try to analyze these variables and understand how psychological and social variables affect performance. Will present the main explanatory theories of human behavior in sport contexts, research advances and practical proposals for improvement.