Heather Barber

Associate Professor of Sport Studies

Heather Barber can comment on psychology in athletes and in sport. Her research centers on motivation, and girls’ and women’s participation in sport. As a certified consultant of the Association for Applied Sports Psychology, she is a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee Registry of Sport Psychologists. Barber has worked with elite athletes in individual and team sports at all levels. She is also a former coach at Wellesley College. She has written about homophobia and closeted athletes and coaches in sport: http://www.unh.edu/news/news_releases/2006/april/bp_060413locker.html

Expertise: 
Sports psychology
Department/College: 
College of Health and Human Services
Kinesiology
Phone: 
(603) 862-2058
Mobile Phone: 
603-568-0813