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When one plays a sport that last thing that comes to mind is being injured In addition when an athlete is playing there mind is set on winning or trying to give their best performance possible An injury can occur because of stress in life severe distress or overuse of a particular body part Moreover one might conclude that injuries occur due to physical factors such as landing wrongly loosing balance or overtraining which is shown in the class textbook in chapter 19 on page 448 On the other hand current research has revealed that feelings perceptions and characteristics of personality may be interrelated to the incidence of sport injury In this paper the examiners have observed that the psychology of sport injury from both pre injury and post injury viewpoints and the researchers will also observe psychological response to the injury and the rehabilitation process Wiese-Bjornstal et al 2008 Pre-injury is before the injury occurs This could occur as a result of life stresses or personality People with high levels of life stress have more sport- and exercise related injuries Chap 19 pg 449 Once the injury happens psychological results contain cognitive emotional and behavioral responses Wiese-Bjornstal et al 2008 One might believe they will not be able to recover play as well as they did or they are frightened by being injured once again It is vital to know the history of the athlete who suffered from the injury For instance the athlete might have been injured due to personal or situational factors Wiese-Bjornstal et al 2008 Personal factors imply that the injury could have happened because of personal problems in life that leads to stress the athlete might have been pressured or was probably burned out Situational factors are the external influences on the behavior The Researches look for the most effective model that relates to an athletes injury process of pre-injury to post-injury One of the models they looked at
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