Sport Psychology – Attention and Concentration

– Attention and Concentration
An archer has recently been performing inconsistently due to poor attentional control and concentration. She is easily distracted by both external stimuli, such as her competitor, and internal stimuli, such as her fears and worries. With reference to theory and empirical evidence, discuss this situation and the importance of good attentional control and concentration for optimal performance.
Describe and justify a psychological intervention that you would suggest to help with the archer’s performance.







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