PEAK Interns Present at the 2017 NASP Conference & Win a Poster Award!

PEAK Interns Present at the 2017 NASP Conference & Win a Poster Award!

A huge congrats to Niteesa Brooks, Shydia Snow, and Frank Bieniek for winning the “Best Poster Presentation” award at this year’s Northeast Atlantic Sport Psychology Conference held at Temple University!

Niteesa, Shy, and Frank are sport psychology interns within PEAK and presented their ongoing work providing mental skills services to a local youth soccer club in Brooklyn, New York. Their work has centered on developing a mental skills program for youth soccer players that aligns with their stage of soccer development. The poster shared the development of the sport-based life skills program, its applicability to sport and personal growth, and example activities delivered to youth athletes.