Psychology and the Paralympics: the role of the classifier for athletes with intellectual disabilities

Burns, J. (2012) Psychology and the Paralympics: the role of the classifier for athletes with intellectual disabilities. [Video]

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Abstract

Jennifer Maris is a trainee clinical psychologist. She recently volunteered to use her psychological skills to help the classification process for athletes with intellectual disabilities. Here she describes what this means, what's involved and the exciting opportunities and challenges this has opened up for her.

Item Type: Video
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure > GV0712 Athletic contests. Sports events
Divisions: pre Nov-2014 > Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences > Applied Psychology
Depositing User: Prof Jan Burns
Date Deposited: 21 Aug 2012 14:34
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2014 14:10
URI: https://create.canterbury.ac.uk/id/eprint/10898

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