Research Journal Paper: The relationship between athletic identity and problems of retirement from athletics in Iran

Sep 19, 14 Research Journal Paper: The relationship between athletic identity and problems of retirement from  athletics in Iran

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This is a research journal paper looking at sport retirement transition to a normal life and the problem`s that may arise and to be aware of when a career comes to an end. ABSTRACT Retirement from competitive sport is special kind of transition. Transition from competitive sport may be difficult process. Some researchers believe...

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Recovering from injury: coping physically and emotionally

Sep 18, 14 Recovering from injury: coping physically and emotionally

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The emotional and physical difficulties of recovering from sports injury By: Annie Bertucio Facing the Darkness on Crutches: Dealing with Depression after a Sports Injury It was a stupid, stupid mistake; but in mere milliseconds, I lost months of work, lost my goals, and lost a serious part of my identity and confidence. It sounds...

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Irish cricketer John Mooney’s talks about his battle with depression

Sep 16, 14 Irish cricketer John Mooney’s talks about his battle with depression

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Ireland cricketer John Mooney has given a candid interview to  RTÉ’s Game On about his struggle with depression. He details his battle and how he struggled to deal with an early-life trauma, turning to drink and getting into trouble as a teenager. It all came to a head earlier this year when Ireland were on tour in the Caribbean....

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