Sport psychology services for
your LIFE... IN SPORT
with rebecca chidley
sport & exercise psychologist
We are very happy with the support that Rebecca is providing at VGA. Rebecca interacts really well with the girls and ensures that the support is tailored for the age group.
She also provides information on all the work undertaken to ensure that the parents and coaches can reinforce the key messages from the sessions
Life in sport has been excellent for Cardiff MCCU, assisting athletes individually and as a team. The professionalism is first class and has certainly benefited the squad and staff throughout.
VALLEYS GYMNASTICS ACADEMY
During our time working with Rebecca we have learnt and progressed with new ideas and essential work with our Elite players.
The expertise Rebecca brings to the coaching team adds real value.
National Coaching Manager
TABLE TENNIS WALES
Sport and Exercise Psychologist
I am a British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Sport and Exercise Psychologist, registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
I gained my Psychology degree from the University of Plymouth in 2009 and my Masters degree in Sport Psychology from Cardiff Metropolitan University in 2012.
I have been providing Sport Psychology support to individuals and groups since 2012 and achieved Chartered Status with the HCPC in 2017.
Life-in-Sport focuses on 3 key areas of Sport Psychology Support:
The foundation to the support process that ensures the athlete is comfortable, healthy and happy in their respective sport environment.
Helping athletes appreciate that their journey in sport is unique. Using Life-skills and Growth Mindset approaches to appreciate your personal and sport development.
Encouraging athletes to focus on the processes required to perform their best and progress within sport. This is delivered through process focus strategies, reflective practice and goal setting techniques.
In addition to one-to-one athlete support, Life-in-Sport supports stakeholders involved in sport, from coaches to parents, National Governing Bodies and schools or academies who provide opportunities for young athletes.
Rebecca works within the BPS ethical code of conduct.
Confidentiality is discussed and agreed in writing.
Consent is signed by both parties and kept on secure record.
Rebecca is delivering range of Psychological Skills workshops for athletes, coaches and parents.
These are aimed at anyone who would like to learn about how these skills can help them in sport and life.
Rebecca is currently offering a range of 1:1 programs. These are available to start now:
Return to Sport (post lockdown / post injury)