Week 6 – Assignment: Analyzing the Scope of Violence in Sport
In a paper, research and discuss factors pertaining to violence among athletes and, by extension, in organized sports. Reference at least three (3) supplemental resources found through the Northcentral University library in your paper. Seek information on the following key points:
The impact drugs, alcohol, steroids, and mental illness can have on violence among athletes.
Other factors that can contribute to student athletes becoming violent and out of control.
Programs and techniques used to identify and treat these problems in the student athlete.
Strategies useful in supporting the athlete and averting potentially destructive situations in sport.
Length: 5-7 pages
References: A minimum of 3 scholarly resources
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.