Self-Esteem, Sport and Physical Activity

This article discusses the issue of self-esteem and young women in Canada today. It provides evidence to suggest that sport and physical activity can positively influence self-esteem in adolescent women. It offers a checklist for ways in which leaders, coaches and teachers can reinforce positive self-esteem.

Publication Date: 
2003
Sponsor: 
Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS)