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Sport and Exercise Psychology Student/Trainee Development Event

30 September 2022 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
This webinar is free to attend and open to all. Registration is required
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This online event brings together short presentations from applied sport and exercise psychologists across many different aspects of starting/developing an applied career in sport and exercise psychology, followed by an interactive question and answer panel.

This event is aimed at anyone looking to explore a career in sport and exercise psychology including students (GCSE and above), trainees and those looking for a career change.


Welcome and introduction to the event - Emily Pattinson


Montage of Day in the life videos from different practitioners and trainees


Talk 1: What is it like to be an applied sport and exercise psychologist - Karl SteptoeExperiences applied practitioner


Talk 2: Changing careers – moving into sport and exercise psychology - Debbie ThompsonSport and exercise psychologist in training who moved from Physiotherapy


Talk 3: Being a sport and exercise psychologist in a non-elite setting - Laura Kiemle-Gabbay, Working as a sport psych in a school


Talk 4: Setting up your own applied practise - Stephen Smith & Vaithehy Shanmuganathan-FeltonHave released a book on this subject


Talk 5: How to be a BPS member and training routes to HCPC accreditation - James Goodwin, BPS Careers team


Q&A session - All speakers



Registration is available online only.

All rates listed are inclusive of VAT at 20%.

All registrants Free of charge

Returning Customers (Members and non-members)

In order to register for the event, you will need to sign in using your BPS website log in details. We have implemented a new Membership Database (CRM) recently and if you haven't received your pre-registration email please contact [email protected] to request a re-send and follow the instructions received. Once pre-registered on the CRM use your USERNAME and PASSWORD to log in to register for the event.

Non-returning customers (Members and non-members)

If you are not a returning customer, you will need to create a free account. Once set up use your USERNAME and PASSWORD to log in to register for the event.

Joining instructions will be sent the day prior to the event, these will be sent to your BPS registered email address.


We want to make our events as accessible as possible to all attendees. If you have any accessibility requirements that may prevent you from attending this event, please contact us to discuss and we’ll make every effort to make a reasonable adjustment.  [email protected]

Have a query?

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