Developing Mental Toughness: Strategies to Improve Performance, Resilience and Wellbeing


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How can individuals and organizations understand and measure mental toughness to deal with stress and challenge, and so improve performance? 

This fully updated third edition of Developing Mental Toughness provides the answers to unlock this potential. Tracing its development from sports psychology into the business sector, Developing Mental Toughness provides a reliable psychometric measure to apply at the organizational level. 

With coverage on how mental toughness relates to other behaviors and can be applied to employability, leadership, performance, creativity, emotional intelligence and motivation, the practical guidance and exercises in this book make it essential reading for academics, managers and coaches alike. 

About the Authors 

Peter Clough is former Head of Psychology at Hull University, UK. Based in East Yorkshire, UK, he is recognised as a leading applied academic authority in this field. Doug Strycharczyk, based in Chester, UK, is MD for AQR, an organisation which has been instrumental in most of the pilots which lead to the adoption of mental toughness in new sectors. 

John Perry is Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Psychology at the University of Limerick, Republic of Ireland, and was formerly Head of Psychology at Mary Immaculate College.
NameDeveloping Mental Toughness: Strategies to Improve Performance, Resilience and Wellbeing
AuthorPeter Clough | Doug Strycharczyk | John Perry
Published Year2021
Page Count344
PublisherKogan Page
FormatPaperback
SKU9781398601840-AMZ
ISBN9781398601840