Managing a Team in Stressful Situations

This inspirational key note speech will present one model of cooperation of sport psychologist and elite sport team within sport preparation process for the biggest sports competition. The impact of sport result and result’s expectations as a framework of stress situation before, during and after the competition will be presented as well as different aspects of work on psychological skills necessary for effective coping. Desirable sports team characteristics as prerequisites for successful sport participation will be presented and the specific way of one elite sports team and its expert team making a sport success within 4 years Olympic cycle will be described.


Renata Barić

Renata Barić earned her Bachelor and Master’s degree at Faculty of Kinesiology in Zagreb. Also, she graduated in psychology and finished her Masters and Doctoral degree at Department of psychology, Faculty of Arts at University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. Today she is a professor at Faculty of Kinesiology in Zagreb. She is the author of more than 150 scientific and professional papers, her field of scientific interest are motivation, leadership in sport, motor learning and psychological preparation of athletes. She is an initiator and a president of program committee of Sport psychology symposium which every two year assembles sport psychologists from Croatia and wider region. Beside her academic and scientific activities, she uses her professional knowledge in everyday sport practice as a sport psychologist, working with numerous elite, young and perspective athletes in the field of psychological preparation. She writes popular articles about sport psychology and book chapters, and presents the results of her professional work in different conferences and professional meetings. She is licensed cognitive-behavioural therapist. Also, she is a president of Sport psychology section within Croatian Psychological Association.




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