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Special Issue "New Research on Mental Health in Sport"
A special issue of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN 1660-4601). This special issue belongs to the section "Mental Health".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 November 2023 | Viewed by 1126
Special Issue Editor
Interests: mental health; injury prevention; athletes; patient-centered care; health and health care disparities
Special Issue Information
This Special Issue will be focused on mental health in sport. Specifically, we are seeking submissions that characterize the mental illness risk mitigation, prevalence of mental illness, improvements to mental wellness, and post-injury mental health among the athlete and physically active populations. Submissions are welcome from sports medicine and counseling professionals, including athletic training, sports medicine and orthopedic physicians, physical therapy and other rehabilitation scientists, mental health counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, as well as any others focused on the mental health and wellness of athletes. The Special Issue will highlight the various mental wellness challenges faced by today’s athletes but also explore prevention and intervention mechanisms.
Potential topics include but are not limited to mental health and wellness prevalence, mental health education and professional development, mindfulness and psychological flexibility training, coping and resilience, neurodiversity and concomitant mental health concerns, sleep difficulties and sleep training, cognitive behavioral therapy, preparedness and performance, and pharmacological interventions with sport, exercise, and competition.
Dr. Lindsey Eberman
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All submissions that pass pre-check are peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2500 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- mental health
- mental wellness
- behavioral health
- mental exhaustion