Media

Podcast

We are preparing to launch a brand new Mindful Sport Performance Podcast.  More information available soon!

Interviews and Press

High Performance Mindset podcast: Interview with Dr. Kaufman

APA Books Blog: APA Authors on Mindful Sport Performance

HillRag: The Case for Practicing Mindfulness

Super Human Radio podcast: Interview with Dr. Kaufman (begins 64 minutes into the episode)

Chris Rose podcast: Interview with Dr. Kaufman

Athletes' Game Changer podcast: Using Mindfulness to Improve Sport Performance with Dr. Keith Kaufman

Mindful Tech Coach podcast: Interview with Dr. Pineau

PsychCentral: New Mindfulness Approach Can Help Athletes Get 'In the Zone'   

Medpage Today: On Your Mark, Get Set, Be Mindful! 

Research and Publications

We have been studying MSPE® since 2005.  Below is a list of our MSPE publications to date, which describe the science behind this exciting mindfulness-based mental training program.  ​​

  • Kaufman, K. A., Glass, C. R., & Pineau, T. R. (2018). Mindful sport performance enhancement: Mental training for athletes and coaches. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

  • Kaufman, K. A., Glass, C. R., & Pineau, T. R. (2020). Mindful sport performance enhancement (MSPE). In I. Ivtzan (Ed.), Handbook of mindfulness-based programmes (pp. 173-190). New York: Routledge.

  • Spencer, A., Kaufman, K. A., Glass, C. R., & Pineau, T. R. (2020). Mindful sport performance enhancement in action: A case study with an elite football academy. In K. Henriksen, C. Larsen, & J. Hansen (Eds.), Mindfulness and acceptance in sport: How to help athletes perform and thrive under pressure (pp. 127-141). New York: Routledge. 

  • Glass, C. R., Spears, C. A., Perskaudas, R., & Kaufman, K. A. (2019). Mindful sport performance enhancement: Randomized controlled trial of a mental training program with collegiate athletes. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology. Advance online publication.

  • Pineau, T. R., Glass, C. R., Kaufman, K. A., & Minkler, T. O. (2019). From losing record to championship season: A case study of mindful sport performance enhancement (MSPE). Journal of Sport Psychology in Action, 10, 244-254.

  • Mistretta, E. G., Glass, C. R., Spears, C. A., Perskaudas, R., Kaufman, K. A., & Hoyer, D. (2017). Collegiate athletes' expectations and experiences with mindful sport performance enhancement. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 11, 201-221.

  • Kaufman, K. A., Glass, C. R., & Pineau, T. R. (2016). Mindful sport performance enhancement (MSPE): Development and applications. In A. Baltzell (Ed.), Mindfulness and performance (pp. 153-185). New York: Cambridge University Press.

  • Pineau, T. R., Glass, C. R., & Kaufman, K. A. (2014). Mindfulness in sport performance. In A. Ie, C. T. Ngnoumen, & E. J. Langer (Eds.), The Wiley Blackwell handbook of mindfulness (Vol II, pp. 1004-1033). Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons.

  • Pineau, T. R., Glass, C. R., Kaufman, K. A., & Bernal, D. R. (2014). Self- and team efficacy beliefs of rowers and their relation to mindfulness and flow. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 8, 142-158.​​

  • Thompson, R. W., Kaufman, K. A., De Petrillo, L. A., Glass, C. R., & Arnkoff, D. B. (2011). One year follow-up of mindful sport performance enhancement (MSPE) with archers, golfers, and runners. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 5, 99-116. ​

  • Kaufman, K. A., Glass, C. R., & Arnkoff, D. B. (2009). Evaluation of mindful sport performance enhancement (MSPE): A new approach to promote flow in athletes. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 3, 334-356.

  • De Petrillo, L. A., Kaufman, K. A., Glass, C. R., & Arnkoff, D. B. (2009). Mindfulness for long-distance runners: An open trial using mindful sport performance enhancement (MSPE). Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 3, 357-376.​​

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