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2020 News Releases and Association Updates

AASP Certification Council Announces 2020 Recertification Deadline Extended to Jan. 31, 2021 and Issues New Mentorship Guidance – August 2020
Association for Applied Sport Psychology's Statement on Recent Racialized Events – June 2020
Ethics Committee Resources to Manage the COVID-19 Crisis – April 2020
LGBTQ+ Resource List for Working With Athletes - Compiled by AASP Diversity and Advocacy Committees – April 2020
COVID-19: AASP Certification Council Issues a Guidance Statement to Current and Prospective CMPCs - April 2020
The COVID-19 Pandemic: Tips for Athletes, Coaches, Parents, and the Sport Community - March 2020
COVID-19 Updates for Sport Psychology Professionals - March 2020
Association for Applied Sport Psychology Receives Accreditation for Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC®) Program – January 2020

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2019 Association Updates

Report on the SME Study on Required Knowledge Areas (Courses) for CMPC® Applicants - January 2019

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2018 News Releases and Association Updates

Eating Disorders Among Athletes: Detection and Referral Guidelines
Part 1: Definition, Prevalence and Etiology | Part 2: Risks, Signs and Symptoms | Part 3: Multi-Disciplinary Assessment | Part 4: Managing Resistance and Motivating Recovery – November 2018
New Issue of Journal of Applied Sport Pyschology Examine Impact of Emotional Disclosure, Self-Talk, Pre-Performance Routines & Noninvasive Brain Stimulation on Athletes – September 2018
New Issue of Journal of Applied Sport Psychology Examines “Flow” and the Impact of Relationships on Talent Development and Performance – May 2018
New Issue of Journal of Sport Psychology in Action Offers Insight into Athlete Motivation, Behaviors and Thoughts – April 2018
New Issue of Journal of Applied Sport Psychology Examines Anxiety, Stressors and Construct of Thriving in Elite and Amateur Sports – March 2018
Journal of Sport Psychology in Action Provides Research and Guidance for Coachers, Sport Psychology Practitioners – February 2018
Journal of Applied Sport Psychology Explores Impact of Video Feedback, Implicit Beliefs, Vigorous Interval Training and Peer-leadership Training in Youth Sport – January 2018
Association for Applied Sport Psychology Unveils Revamped Certification Program - New Title, Requirements Highlight Competency-Based Credential – January 2018

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2017 News Releases and Association Updates

New Issue of Journal of Sport Psychology in Action Explores Case Studies in Self-Talk, Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Gamesmanship – November 2017
New Issue of Journal of Applied Sport Psychology Explores Psychological States in Clutch Performance, Coping with Emotional Abuse from Coaches, the Influence of Grit and More – October 2017
Best Minds in Sport Psychology Gather at Association for Applied Sport Psychology's 32nd Annual Conference in Orlando – October 2017
Association for Applied Sport Psychology Honors World Golf and LPGA Hall of Famer Annika SorenstamSeptember 2017
Cal State Fullerton's Statler Elected New President of Association for Applied Sport Psychology – August 2017
New Issue of Journal of Sport Psychology in Action Explores Motivational and Training Environments – August 2017
New Issue of Journal of Applied Sport Psychology Explores Effects of Leadership, Life Skills Development, Music and More – May 2017
New Issue of Journal of Sport Psychology in Action Provides Guidance for Sport Consultants – March 2017
National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) Teams Up with AASP to Offer Counseling Services – February 2017
Sport, Race, and Social Justice: Honoring Black Athlete-Activism - February 2017
New Issue of Journal of Applied Sport Psychology Explores Youth Sport and Talent Development – January 2017

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2016 News Releases and Association Updates

Sport Psychology Pros Help Athletes Prepare Mentally for Olympic Trials, Games and Beyond – June 2016
Female Performance Psychology Consultants Impact Male Teams with Valuable Perspective – March 2016
Is Your Fitness Tracker Controlling Your Life? – January 2016
Providing Clarity on Anger and Violence in SportJanuary 2016

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2015 News Releases and Association Updates

Concussion Recovery Aided by Certified Consultants of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology – December 2015
Certified Consultants of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (CMPCs) Share Sport Psychology Principles for Politicians – November 2015
Perfectionism and the Negative Impact on Performance – August 2015
How Athletes Can Excel After Injury: The Advantage of Sport Psychology During Rehabilitation – June 2015
The Science of Sport Psychology Reflected in The Journal of Applied Sport Psychology Articles – May 2015
Virtual Conference on Transformative Advances in Youth Sport – March 2015

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2014 News Releases and Association Updates

The Secret To Successful Exercise Resolutions This New Year - December 2014
Association for Applied Sport Psychology Reaches 500th Certified Consultant Milestone - November 2014
WNBA Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist Sheryl Swoopes Honored by the Association for Applied Sport Psychology - October 2014
Work More Effectively With Clients by Being Aware of Mricoaggressions - July 2014
Media Advisory-AASP Launches Audio/Video Library - April 2014 
Paralympians Prepare for Sochi - February 2014 
Athletes Prepare Mentally for Olympic Games - January 2014  | Video: Sean McCann on Sport Psychology at the Winter Games

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2013 News Releases and Association Updates

Association for Applied Sport Psychology Launches New Speakers Bureau - November 2013 
NFL All-Time Leading Scorer Morten Andersen Honored by the Association for Applied Sport Psychology - October 2013 
Performing Artists Benefit from Mental Skills Training - June 2013 
Getting Back in the Game After Concussion and Injury - April 2013 
Neuropathology of Human Behavior: Individual Abilities Impact on Team Productivity - March 2013
Mastering Mental Skills Helps Achieve Long-Lasting Routine - January 2013 

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2012 News Releases and Association Updates

Swimmer Develops Mental Skills to Help Secure Spot on Olympic Team - July 2012 
Psychological Preparation Is Key To Olympic Performance: Research documents factors influencing athlete, team and coach performance - May 2012 
Mental Game Will Be Key During Summer Olympics: Sport psychology support instrumental before, during and after the Games - May 2012 
Disappointment Is Fair Game: Champions face adversity and turn it into victory - May 2012 
Mental Skills Key To Successful Olympic Comebacks: Competitors overcome injuries and age to build confidence and focus on goals - May 2012 
The Last Five Minutes Before Competition Can Determine The Outcome - May 2012 
After The Olympic Games, Athletes Determine What’s Next: New research helps guide athletes and coaches during post-Olympic times - May 2012 
Secrets to Successful Exercise Adherence: Tips From The Experts To Beat False Hope Syndrome - February 2012 

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2011 News Releases and Association Updates

Performance Psychology for Tactical Professionals - October 2011 
AASP Authorities Offer Insight to Improve Mental Skills for Running - July 2011 
AASP Authorities Offer Insight to Improve Mental Skills and Golf Game - April 2011 
Certification Matters in the Field of Sport and Exercise Psychology - April 2011 
Sport Injuries are More Than Physical - January 2011

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2010 News Releases and Association Updates

Association of Applied Sport Psychology Celebrates 25 Years Serving a Growing Population - June 2010 
Sport Psychology Was Critial to Trans-Atlantic Rower's Success - May 2010 
AASP On-Call Program Offers Speciality Sport Topic Authorities - April 2010 
Sport Psychology and the Athlete: A Winning Combination - February 2010 

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2009 News Releases and Association Updates

Simple Strategies Can Increase Odds of Sticking with an Exercise Routine - December 2009 
Association for Applied Sport Psychology Helps Coach the Coaches - May 2009 
For Better or Worse, Fan Behavior Impacts Athletes - January 2009 

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2008 News Releases and Association Updates

Sport Psychologist, Coach and Athlete Make a Winning Team - December 2008 
Planning for a Healthy Holiday Season and a Happy New Year - November 2008 

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