Examining the effects of rational emotive behavior therapy on performance outcomes in elite paralympic athletes

  title={Examining the effects of rational emotive behavior therapy on performance outcomes in elite paralympic athletes},
  author={Andrew G. Wood and Jamie B. Barker and Martin J. Turner and David Sheffield},
  journal={Scandinavian Journal of Medicine \& Science in Sports},
  pages={329 - 339}
Traditionally a psychotherapeutic intervention, rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) is receiving increasing attention within the extant literature as an intervention to enhance the athletic performance and psychological well-being of competitive athletes. [] Key Method Using a single-case research design, eight athletes recruited from the same Paralympic sport (M=40.12, SD=12.99) received five, one-to-one REBT sessions.

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