Intrinsic motivation and emotion management in shaping athlete’s conduct
Elena-Simona Indreica, Camelia Truţa
Transilvania University of Braşov, Department of Psychology and Traning in Education
It is known that, during a sport competition, mental pressure is high and this inevitably leads to a series of strong emotions, sometimes to the detriment of the athlete. To cope, the athlete must demonstrate not only outstanding driving skills, but also appropriate management of emotions. The results of present investigation highlighted the need for enhancing intrinsic motivation of athletes in order to better regulate their emotions. The paper discusses the theoretical model of this relation and launches a proposal to be included in practice - "Journal of motifs of emotions".
Cuvinte cheie: motivație, managementul emoțiilor, sportivi, modelarea conduitei.
Keywords: motivation, emotion regulation, athletes, conduct shaping.
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