Presentations

INVITED PRESENTATIONS (SELECT)

Canadian Swimming, Development Relay and Relay Tour Camp, May 2017: Managing your self-confidence

Athlete Advance, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Victoria, BC), February 2017: Developing your pre-competitive plan

Canadian Swimming, Development Camp, October 2016 : Deliberate practice: Learning a little better every day

Invited speaker, CAAWS coach mentorship program, October 2016: Coach as the performer (Thriving under pressure)

Canadian Swim Coach and Teacher Conference, September 2016: Coach as the performer (Thriving under pressure)

Canadian Swim Coach and Teacher Conference, September 2016: Incorporating mental fitness in your training

Athletic Department Spring Workshop, St. Michael’s University School (SMUS), June 2016: SMUS Athletics and Long-term athlete development overview

Keynote Address, NSSMAC Discipline meeting (led by J. Goss), March 2016: Emotional intelligence

Athlete Advance, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Vancouver, BC), November 2015: Managing the stress of game day

Athlete Advance, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Vancouver, BC), November 2015: Mental practice strategies to enhance athletic performance

Athlete Advance, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Vancouver, BC), November 2015: Psychology of injury management

Invited Public Lecture, Alberta Sport Development Centre South West, October 2015: Growth mindset: Unlocking the pathway to performance success

Invited Faculty Lecture, Faculty of Arts & Science, U of Lethbridge, October 2015: Competitive emotions: Does what you feel really matter for elite sport performers?

Invited Student Lecture, Department of Kinesiology & Physical Education, U. of Lethbridge, October 2015: Sport psychology and high performance sport

Speaker Series, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Vancouver, BC), September 2015: Growth mindset: Unlocking the pathway to performance success

Athlete Advance, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Vancouver, BC), October 2014: Mental Performance: Mental toughness in training and competition

Athlete Advance, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Vancouver, BC), October 2014: Mental Performance: Performance on demand

Athlete Advance, Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific (Whistler, BC) Presentation with David Duncan, June 2014: The high performance athletes’ passport to effective mental performance strategies while traveling and competing abroad

NCI High Performance Coach Advance (Group presentation led by Kirsten Barnes; Victoria, BC), May 2014: Mental Performance

Canadian Sport Psychology Association Webinar, April 2014: Professional Panel: Lessons Learned from Mental Performance Consulting at Sochi Olympic Games

Women’s Committee Coaching Education Workshop, Cross Country Canada, March 2012: Maximizing the potential in your female athlete

National Coaching ClinicCCAA/ACSC Women’s Basketball, National Championship, March 2012: Mental Preparation

Triathlon Canada (Bridging the Gap – Triathlon Coaching Conference), January 2012: Injury prevention: Psychological perspective

Cross Country Canada, October 2011: Coaching Education: High performance female cross country coaching needs

Cross Country Canada, October 2011: Led a high performance women’s cross country skier retreat (32 hours)

Island Triathlon (Victoria, BC), October 2011: Being in the moment

Chinook Country Dessage Association (Lethbridge, AB), March 2010: Commitment to excellence and learning from setbacks

Chinook Country Dessage Association (Lethbridge, AB), February 2010: Helping the butterflies fly in formation

Chinook Country Dessage Association (Lethbridge, AB), November 2009: Planning for success

Lethbridge Hurricane Junior A Hockey Team (Lethbridge, AB), January 2007: Managing your mind

Catholic Central High School Hockey Academy (Lethbridge, AB), September 2006: On the road to peak performance: What’s in your suitcase?

ACADEMIC PRESENTATIONS (SELECT)

*. Peer-refereed and selected for podium presentation (evaluated among the highest quality of research).

+. Peer-refereed and selected for poster presentation.

*McCardle, L., Young, B.W., Tedesqui, R.A.B., Bartulovic, D., Hoar, S., Trempe, M., & Baker, J. (2017, July). Building on the SRL-SRS: Psychometric evaluation of measures of self-regulated learning in sport practice context. Paper presented at the quadrennial meeting of International Society of Sport Psychology, Madrid, Spain.

*Hoar, S. D. (Chair), Dithurbide, L., & Goss, J. (2016, October). Creating meaningful research & innovation partnerships in high performance sport. Symposium conducted at Canadian Society for Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology, Waterloo, ON, Canada.

+Hoar, S. D., Evans, M. B., Budziszewski, R., & Barrette, S. (2016, October). Psychosocial characteristics facilitating world class performance success of North American cross country skiers. Poster session at the annual meeting of the Canadian Society for Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology, Waterloo, ON, Canada.

*Hoar, S. D., Burton, D., Pickering, M. A., Link, C. A., Evans, M. B., & Hoetmer, J. (2011, June). Preliminary validation of a new measurement model of competitive state anxiety. Paper presented at the annual meeting of North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, Burlington, VT.

*Hoar, S. D., Gillham, A., Burton, D., & Gut, E. (2011, June). Item and subscale development of the CSQ-2. In A. Gillham (Chair), Development and preliminary validation of the Coaching Success Questionnaire-2.  Symposium conducted at the annual meeting of North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, Burlington, VT.

 +Hoar, S. D., & Hoetmer, J. (2011, June). A qualitative examination of adolescent athletes’ transition to an elite baseball academy. Poster session at the annual meeting of North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, Burlington, VT.

*Hoar, S. D., & Link, C. A. (2011, June). Does state-confidence predict aesthetic athletes’ functional imagery use? Paper presented at the annual meeting of North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, Burlington, VT.

*Burton, D., Hoar, S. D., Grindley, E., Knight, J., Pickering, M. A., Evans, B. E., & Link, C. A. (2010). Competitive state anxiety: Moving beyond the band-aids to solve measurement dilemmas. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, Providence, RI.

*Evans, M. B., & Hoar, S. D. (2010, October). Endurance athletes’ coping efforts throughout competitive suffering episodes. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Society for Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

+Hoar, S. D., Burton, D., Grindley, E., Knight, J., Evans, B. E., & Pickering, M. A. (2010). Competitive state anxiety: A construct in search of a new measurement model. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 32 (Supplement), S175.

*Evans, M. B., Hoar, S. D., & Link, C. A. (2009, November). The stressors and coping efforts associated with masters-level competition: A developmental population overlooked? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Society for Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology, Toronto, ON, Canada.

+Hoar, S. D. (2009, September). A case formulation approach to evaluating sport psychology: Consulting effectiveness of team building with two collegiate sport teams. Poster session at the annual meeting of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, Salt Lake City, UT. 

*Thompson, A., Gaudreau, P., Hoar, S. D., Hadd, V., & Lelievre, J. (2008). Domain specific coping as intermediate processes in the relationships between dispositional optimism-pessimism and satisfaction in the school and sport domains. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 30 (Supplement), S205.

*Hoar, S. D., Hadd, V., & Gaudreau, P. (2007, November). Adolescent athletes’ coping during competition and test taking: The effects of context and cognitive appraisal. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Society for Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology, Windsor, ON, Canada.