Dr Fraser Carson

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer In Coaching

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Hull, 2014

Contact

f.carson@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 72388

Biography

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. Sport Science, University of Hull, UK, 2014
  • M.Sc. Coaching Education, Ohio University, USA, 2002
  • B.A.(hons.) Sport Studies, University of Manchester, UK, 2001
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Research interests

Coach Mental Health and Wellbeing

Coach Education and Development

Psychology of Sport Injury

Performance Psychology

Professional activities

Triathlon Victoria Performance and Development Pathway Board Member

Publications

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2017

Self-determined motivation in rehabilitating professional rugby union players

F Carson, R Polman

(2017), Vol. 9, pp. 1-11, BMC sports science, medicine and rehabilitation, London, Eng., C1

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2016

The applicability of self-regulation theories in sport: Goal adjustment capacities, stress appraisals, coping, and well-being among athletes

A Nicholls, A Levy, F Carson, M Thompson, J Perry

(2016), Vol. 27, pp. 47-55, Psychology of sport and exercise, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2015

The mediating role of mental toughness in sport

A Nicholls, J Perry, L Jones, C Sanctuary, F Carson, P Clough

(2015), Vol. 55, pp. 824-834, Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness, Italy, C1-1

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2013

Dispositional coping, coping effectiveness, and cognitive social maturity among adolescent athletes.

A Nicholls, J Perry, L Jones, D Morley, F Carson

(2013), Vol. 35, pp. 229-238, Journal of sport & exercise psychology, Champaign, Ill., C1-1

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2012

Experiences of professional rugby union players returning to competition following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.

F Carson, R Polman

(2012), Vol. 13, pp. 35-40, Physical therapy in sport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Coping and emotional responses to surgery by injured professional rugby union players

F Carson, R Polman

(2012), pp. 293-306, Handbook of the psychology of coping: new research, Hauppage, N.Y., B1-1

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2010

The facilitative nature of avoidance coping within sports injury rehabilitation

F Carson, R Polman

(2010), Vol. 20, pp. 235-240, Scandinavian journal of medicine & science in sports, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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2008

Utilizing video to facilitate reflective practice: developing sports coaches

F Carson

(2008), Vol. 3, pp. 381-390, International journal of Sports Science and Coaching, London, Eng., C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

Performance Psychology Program for Bowls Australia

Dr Fraser Carson

  • 2017: $24,269

'Coach like a Woman': A self-regulation training program to promote performance and wellbeing of female Australian Rules Football coaches.

Dr Fraser Carson, Dr Julia Walsh, Dr Peter Kremer, Mr Steve Teakel

  • 2018: $17,653

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report