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Dr. Barbi Law

Dr. Barbi Law

Dr. Barbi Law

Schulich School of Education - School of Physical and Health Education - Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator - MSc Kinesiology
office: AC201-J, Centre for Physical and Health Education
email: barbil@nipissingu.ca
tel: 705.474.3450      
ext: 4147
fax: 705.474.1947
web: Dr. Barbi Law's Website

Education:

BKin (Honours), McMaster University;
MA, University of Ottawa;
PhD, University of Western Ontario

Areas of Specialization:

  • Applied sport psychology interventions (e.g., imagery, modeling)
  • Children's physical activity promotion

Research Interests:

My research program explores strategies for creating positive sport and physical activity experiences, with a focus on children. Projects explore topics such as:

  • Use of mental skills to enhancing learning, performance, and self-beliefs
  • Children's development of physical literacy
  • School-based physical activity
  • Coaches' integration of sport psychology into practice

Dr. Law is also a certified Mental Performance Consultant through the Canadian Sport Psychology Association (CSPA-ACPS). She has provided mental training services and workshops to athletes, teams, and coaches from recreational to elite competitive levels.

Publications:

For further details regarding specific research interests, current projects, publications, and student opportunities, please visit my website at http://ppahp.nipissingu.ca/dr-barbi-law/

Courses Taught:

  • ​​PHED 2026 Sport & Exercise Psychology
  • PHED 3306 Statistics in Physical Activity
  • KINE 5206 Integrative Seminar in Kinesiology
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