Episode 019 Delving into the Mind with Dr. Kirsten Peterson

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Dr. Kirsten Peterson is a sport psychologist with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS).  She and I worked in the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) Sport Science division at one time.  (For the sake of both of us, I will not say how many years ago it was.)  The AIS is one of the leading organizations in the world at combining athlete training and sport science.  It does a bang up job of research in sport science and applying it to athletes.

During the interview, Kirsten and I discuss how she got into sport psychology (it is a very personal reason).  We also discuss the following:

What sport psychology is.

We talk about the differences in the sport development systems in the US and Australia.