Practical counseling skills for athletic therapists
Understandinq and validating specific athlete emotions is a vital skill for athletic therapist. Athletic therapists familiar with basic counseling skills will be able to apply them in the injury and rehabilitation process and better guide athletes toward a more complete return to pay. Promoting athlete responsibilty and accountability are important roles of athletic therapist. Focusing on the athlete is the primary means of establishing a genuine athletic therapist-athlete relationship.
Athletic Therapy Today
Shelley, Greg A.; Trowbridge, Cynthia A.; and Detling, Nicole, "Practical counseling skills for athletic therapists" (2003). Faculty Articles Indexed in Scopus. 2115.