A Student Athlete's Guide To Success by Trent A. PetrieA Student Athlete's Guide To Success by Trent A. Petrie

A Student Athlete's Guide To Success

byTrent A. Petrie, Douglas M. Hankes, Eric L. Denson

Paperback | February 24, 2010

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Excellence in the classroom can be combined with excellence on the field. Help your students reach peak performance in class and in life with college success topic coverage that has a specific focus on the unique challenges facing student athletes.
Dr. Petrie is currently a Professor in the department and the Director of the Center for Sport Psychology and Performance Excellence. In addition, from 1993 until 2006, he served as the Director of the Psychology 1000 Program, the university's student success and retention class. He is a licensed psychologist, a Certified Sport Consult...
Title:A Student Athlete's Guide To SuccessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 10.6 × 8.4 × 0.7 inPublished:February 24, 2010Publisher:Wadsworth PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0495570532

ISBN - 13:9780495570530


Table of Contents

Part I: LAYING THE FOUNDATION FOR SUCCESS.1. Introduction: Values and Goals.2. Learning Styles and Critical Thinking.3. Managing your Time.4. Motivation and Change.Part II: SUCCEEDING IN THE CLASSROOM.5. Memory and Concentration.6. Taking Notes and Being Prepared.7. Studying Textbooks.8. Taking Tests.Part III: SUCCEEDING IN LIFE AND RELATIONSHIPS.9. Communication and Diversity.10. Health and Wellness.11. Stress and Coping.12. Careers.Part IV: SUCCEEDING ON THE FIELD.13. Becoming a Mentally Tough Athlete.