Year of Publication


Date of Thesis


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Occupational Therapy

Subject Categories

Athletes with disabilities -- Psychology; Sports for people with disabilities -- Research; Profile of Mood States; Adult Self-Perception Profile


This study explored the differences in the psychological well being between athletes with acquired body impairments and athletes with congenital body impairments. This study also attempted to determine if there is a relationship between level of competition in sport and psychological well being in both populations.



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