Defrancesco, Charmaine Graduate Faculty

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  • Dr. DeFrancesco has focused on the psycho-social aspects of sport and exercise among athletes and other participants across the lifespan. She is a certified Sport Psychology Consultant. Her scholarship can be found in: The International Journal of Sport Psychology, The Journal of Sport Behavior, The College Student Journal, The Sport Psychologist, The Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Strategies, and Education.

research interests

  • Physical Education/Kinesiology/Sport and Fitness
    College student-athletes
    Female athletes
    Injured athletes
    Exercise behaviors and adherence
    Leadership in sport and exercise

selected scholarly works & creative activities

full name

  • Charmaine Defrancesco


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