Name of Programme:   

Talk by Dr Peter Usher on Periodization of Sports Psychology (Genesis in Singapore)

Date & Time:                

16 July 2013 (Tues)

7.15pm – 9.00pm – (Registration starts at 6.30pm)

(CCE Hours Awarded: 1.5 hrs total)


SPEX House, Singapore Sports Council

230 Stadium Boulevard Singapore 397799



Introduction on Talk:

The Sport Psychology Unit at the Singapore Sports Institute is pleased to host Dr. Peter Usher, a renowned sport psychologist and expert in coach education. The talk will focus on the framework Dr. Usher implemented to deliver sport psychology interventions to elite athletes and teams across 30 years. Dr. Usher will also share on the development of this framework, which was significantly inspired by the challenges he experienced with athletes in Singapore.
Speaker’s Profile:
Dr. Peter Usher has been providing applied sport psychology services for over 30 years to athletes in their early developmental years through to elite Olympians and professional athletes. From 1992-96, Dr. Usher served as the Sport Psychologist with the Singapore Sports Council. Peter later returned to Singapore and took the post of Senoir Sport Psychologist at the Singapore Sports School in 2004.
In addition to his sport psychology role, Peter has been a coach educator with the Coaching Association of Canada. He played a role in the curriculum development for Canada’s National Coaching Certification Program and was a Master Course Conductor. In this role, Peter first visited Singapore to conduct the NCCP Level 3 to Singapore’s National coaches in 1991.
In more recent years, Dr. Usher has been a visiting lecturer in Applied Sport Psychology at the University of Bedfordshire (UK). While visiting England, Dr. Usher worked with professional football teams and provided sport psychology services to the athletes at Bedford School, an independent boy’s school. Their Under 15 rugby team won the English Schools championship in 2006 and 11 of the boys were schoolboy internationals in 5 separate sports.
Peter is currently co-ordinating the high-performance programme in the Football Academy at Fenerbahce SK in Istanbul and the Canadian Tenpin Federation (bowling) and will be mentoring the sport psychologists with the SSI.
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