As part of our commitment to achieving clinical service excellence in sports medicine, Aspetar’s psychology unit provides both pre and post-operative psychological support for all registered athletes in Qatar. While these services are available for all surgical patients.
Continued psychological assistance is also given as part of an interdisciplinary team for athletes undergoing rehabilitation to ensure optimal readiness to return to sport. In addition, psychological consultations addressing a wide range of mental health and psychological related issues are available for outpatients.
Aspetar’s psychology unit members provide applied sport psychology services with integrated support to work with various national federation high performance programmes through the National Sports Medicine Program (NSMP). Aspetar’s psychologists work closely with coaches and athletes to develop individualized and team performance enhancement strategies ( stress management, emotional control, optimizing recovery and regeneration activity, reinforcing team dynamics and cohesion ect ). Psychological services are achieved on a holistic approach basis, regarding the mental health and wellbeing of both Qatar’s athletes and the international elite athletes attending Aspetar.