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Integrating insights from the parasport community to understand optimal Experiences: The Quality Parasport Participation Framework
(Elsevier BV, 2018-04-30)
Objectives Through parasport, adults and young athletes with disability often report increases in well-being and related psychosocial perceptions. While researchers often attribute these benefits to the positive social ...
Narratives of participation among individuals with physical disabilities: A life-course analysis of athletes' experiences and development in parasport
(Elsevier BV, 2018-07-01)
Objectives Efforts to promote full participation in parasport are vital not only for the potential physical and psychosocial benefits, but also as a means of enacting social justice. Until recently, there has been little ...
From the Athletes’ Perspective: A Social-Relational Understanding of How Coaches Shape the Disability Sport Experience
(Taylor and Francis, 2019-03-28)
The purpose of this study was to explore athletes’ perceptions of how coaches shaped their experiences in disability sport throughout development. Athletes with physical disabilities (N = 21) participated in life history ...