'As a professional football player, I always had the pressure to show the best side of myself, no matter how I was actually feeling. I always put my emotions to the side and that is something that has built up after all those years'

Gregory van der Wiel – Football

Part I: Occurence and preventing Injuries

Part II: Reactions to injuries

More interesting videos

Part III: Rehabilitation of injuries

‘If things go wrong, don't go with them'

Elvis Presley

'Lord, grant me the strength to change the things I can, the serenity to deal with the things I cannot change, and the wisdom to know the difference.'

Fransiscus van Assisi

Loss of identity due to injury


Kally Fayhee about Positive Self talk

Influence psycho-social stress on occurence injury

Univerisity of Groningen

How to make your comeback

Motivational video

The role mental skills play in the recovery from a sport injury

Difficulty accepting your injury

Psychological part of being injured

Steve Backley about using visualisation during rehabilitation

Kobe Bryant about the power of meditation

Stress-athletic Injury Model


Tips of athletes on how to deal with injuries

The mental site of rehabilitation

Tips for injury recovery

Emotions after injury

Mindfulness exercise

Imagery explained by Lewandowski

Phil Jackson about mindfulness

Phil Jackson abou Zen principles

Joe Hart about Self Talk

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