Grad students Andrew White and Kristin Wood, visiting scholar Victor Rubio Ph.D., and lab director Diane Wiese-Bjornstal Ph.D.
Diane Wiese-Bjornstal Ph.D. and Victor Rubio Ph.D. analysing data.

Videos/Features


WII-Habilitation

Kristin Wood, SMPL UMN, 2016

Concussions: the "invisible" injury

WJAC TV, March 2016



Marathon Class 2015

All Things KINsidered, May 2015

Marathon Class 2014



Injuries, Psychology and Female Athletes

by Diane Wiese-Bjornstal, 2014

Handling mental crises in student athletes: An athletic trainer's perspective

by Physical Activity & Sport Science



Concussions and female athletes

by Tucker Center & TPT/MN, 2011

Uganda soccer coaches

Kinesiology presentation, 2011



Psychology and socioculture affect sport injury risk, consequence, and recovery in high intensity exercise athletes

Copenhagen, 2009

Psychology and socioculture of sport injury: Does gender matter

Tucker Table, 2009



Physical activity as a context for youth development

by Extension Center for Youth Development Training and Events, 2008

Developing physically active girls

Distinguished Lecture Series, 2008

News

Russell, White, and Wiese-Bjornstal publish study in Sage Publications

Friday, March 3, 2017: School of Kinesiology alumna Hayley Russell, Ph.D. (2014), is the lead author on an article just released by Sage Publications. Co-authors are Andrew White, Kinesiology Ph.D. student, and their adviser, Diane Wiese-Bjornstal, Ph.D., Kinesiology professor. Dr. Russell is currently a faculty member at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN. The complete citation is: Russell, H. C., White, A. … Continue reading Russell, White, and Wiese-Bjornstal publish study in Sage Publications


Wiese-Bjornstal will present at Florida State University’s SPEAR conference

Friday, February 3, 2017: On February 9, Diane Wiese-Bjornstal, Ph.D., professor in the School of Kinesiology and director of the Sports Medicine Psychology Lab,  will be the keynote speaker at  Florida State University’s Sport Professionals’ Experience and Research (SPEAR) conference hosted by the student-led graduate organization, Sport Psychology Organization & Research Team (SPORT). Dr. Wiese-Bjornstal will be giving two invited lectures about … Continue reading Wiese-Bjornstal will present at Florida State University’s SPEAR conference


Wiese-Bjornstal, alumna Russell, publish in SAGE Research Methods

Friday, February 3, 2017: Diane Wiese-Bjornstal, Ph.D., professor in the School of Kinesiology, and Ph.D. alumna Hayley Russell, ’14, have published a research methods case study in SAGE Research Methods Cases. Russell is an assistant professor in the Department of Health and Exercise Science at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN. The case is titled “A Narrative Approach to Understanding Psychological … Continue reading Wiese-Bjornstal, alumna Russell, publish in SAGE Research Methods


Andrew White presents at AASP conference, awarded COGS Travel Grant

Thursday, November 3, 2016: School of Kinesiology Ph.D. candidate Andrew White presented his research, “An applied behavior analysis approach to reducing poor sportsmanship and injury rates in youth football,” at the 31st Annual Association for Applied Sport Psychology Conference (AASP) held Sept. 28-Oct. 1 in Phoenix, AZ. White presented and attended the conference through a travel grant award from the Council … Continue reading Andrew White presents at AASP conference, awarded COGS Travel Grant


Kinesiology students present research at Association of Applied Sport Psychology annual conference

Wednesday, October 5, 2016: The School of Kinesiology was well represented at the 2016 annual conference for the Association of Applied Sport Psychology held Sept 28-Oct 1 in Phoenix. AZ. Ph.D. student Kristin Wood presented a talk on “Increasing Rehabilitation Adherence through Game-based Technology” and  Ph.D. candidate Andrew White presented a portion of his dissertation research on reducing poor sportsmanship and … Continue reading Kinesiology students present research at Association of Applied Sport Psychology annual conference


Wiese-Bjornstal will present at Inaugural Global Congress on Sports and Christianity in York, England

Monday, August 22, 2016: Diane Wiese-Bjornstal, Ph.D., professor in the School of Kinesiology,  will be attending the Inaugural Global Congress on Sports and Christianity in York, England, August 24 – 28. She is one of the organizers of the thematic area, Sport, Psychology, and Christianity, and will be giving a presentation entitled “Sports Medicine Psychology and Christianity.” Her talk will represent … Continue reading Wiese-Bjornstal will present at Inaugural Global Congress on Sports and Christianity in York, England


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