Men and Masculinities
The Men and Masculinities SIG works to provide education and advancement of positive and inclusive forms of masculinity within the field of exercise, sport, and performance psychology through:
- Offer workshops, clinics, symposium, and other events that accentuates the positive aspects of masculinity, male development, and male socialization (Kiselca & Englar-Carlson, 2010) within sport and exercise settings.
- Establish a psychoeducational group to assist SEP professionals with issues related to self-care and well-being.
- Co-publish white papers, newsletter articles, and blogs with other related SIGs (e.g. Exercise Psychology & Wellness, Mental Health, Mindfulness, Positive Psychology for Sport & Exercise) to keep the AASP community informed of how mental health, sport and exercise affects the development and lives of boys and men.
Men and Masculinities SIG Video Resource Hub
Learn more about toxicity of sport culture, the "mask of masculinity," and see other presentations and videos on the SIG's resource hub.
If you are interested in joining the Men and Masculinities Special Interest Group (SIG) or learning more about the group, contact the SIG Coordinator identified on the SIG homepage. Contact information may be located by using the member directory.