Transitions from Athletic Careers
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Topics covered include:
- Career transition and transferable skills;
- Employment expectations for injured athletes;
- Mental health issues in transition;
- Early second career planning;
- Career transition training for athletes;
- Effects of elite sports participation on later job success;
- Financial considerations in career choice;
- Identity and life satisfaction;
- and more.
Transitions from Athletic Careers
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