Amanda J Visek

  • Visek graduated from both the University of North Carolina and West Virginia University.
  • She specialises in community counselling, as well as sport, health, and exercise psychology.
  • An Associate Professor at George Washington University, she developed the Fun Integration Theory.
  • This theory offers the first framework to optimize positive experiences of young people engaging in sport.
  • Visek received the early career achievement award from the American Psychological Association and the Association for Applied Sport Psychology.

Text: Dr. Amanda J. Visek, CC-AASP – National Association of Physical Literacy. 2021. Dr. Amanda J. Visek, CC-AASP – National Association of Physical Literacy. [ONLINE] Available at: [Accessed 11 July 2021].

Image: © National Association of Physical Literacy

Author: Ellie Glover (2021) LJMU Student

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