Alumni

Siobhan Henderson, 2020

Publication: Picture of Siobhan
Henderson, S., Bloom, G. A., & Alexander, D. (in preparation). Desired coaching behaviours of elite divers during competition.

Current Position:
Ph.D. Student, Sport Psychology, McGill University.

 



 

Kathleen Bélanger-Finn, 2020

Publication: Image of Kathleen
Bélanger-Finn, K., Bloom, G. A., & Alexander, D. (under review). Understanding intrapersonal knowledge in successful female University coaches.

Current Position:
Basketball coach





 

David Urquhart, 2019

Publications:
Urquhart, D., Bloom, G. A., & Loughead, T. M. (2020). The development, articulation, and implementation of a coaching vision of multiple championship-winning University ice hockey coaches. International Sport Coaching Journal, 7(3), 335-346. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Assistant Coach, San Diego Gulls hockey team




 

Becca Steins, 2019

Publications:
Caron, J. G., Benson, A. J., Steins, R., McKenzie, L., & Bruner, M. W. (2021). The social dynamics involved in recovery and return to sport following sport-related concussion: An integrated study of athlete-teammate-coach triads. Psychology of Sport & Exercise, 52, 101824.
Delaney, J. S., Orenstein, M., & Steins, R. (2019). Concussions in professional sports. In G. A. Bloom & J. G. Caron (Eds.), Psychological aspects of sport-related concussions (pp.184-198). London, UK: Routledge.
Steins, R., Bloom, G. A., & Caron, J. G. (under review). Exploring female University athlete experiences of coping with protracted concussion symptoms.

Current Position:
Clinical Coordinator, Department of Psychiatry at Washington University - St. Louis Medical School

 

Pierre Lepage, 2018

Publication: Picture of Pierre
Lepage, P., Bloom, G. A., & Falcão W. R. (2020). Development and acquisition of knowledge of youth parasport coaches. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 37(1), 72-89. PDF iconPreview

Current Position:
Ph.D. Student, Management, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship, HEC, Montreal.
Soccer coach, McGill University.


 

Lea-Cathrin Dohme, Post Doctoral Fellow, 2018

Picture of LeaPublications:
Dohme, L-C., Bloom, G. A., & Knight, C. (in press). Understanding the behaviours employed by parents to support the psychological development of elite youth tennis players in England. International Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology. PDF icon Preview

Bloom, G. A., Dohme, L-C., & Falcão, W. R. (in press). Coaching youth athletes. In R. Resende & A. R. Gomes (Eds.), Coaching for human development and performance in sports. Lausanne: Springer.

Dohme, L.-C., Bloom, G. A., Piggott, D., & Backhouse, S. (2020). Development, implementation, and evaluation of an athlete-informed mental skills training program for elite youth tennis players. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 32(5), 429-449. PDF icon Preview

Dohme, L-C., Lefebvre, J. S., & Bloom, G. A. (2020). Team building in youth sport. In M. W. Bruner, M. Eys, & L. Martin (Eds.), The power of groups in youth sport (pp. 165-182). New York, NY: Elsevier.

Current Position:
Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Wales, UK.
 

William Falcão, MA 2011, PhD 2018

M.A. thesis title:Picture of William
A positive youth development coach education program and the United Nations Millennium Development Goals.

Ph.D. dissertation title:
Development, delivery, and assessment of a humanistic coaching workshop and its impact on youth development.

Publications:
Google Scholar

Bloom, G. A., Dohme, L-C., & Falcão, W. R. (in press). Coaching youth athletes. In R. Resende & A. R. Gomes (Eds.), Coaching for human development and performance in sports. Lausanne: Springer.

Falcão, W. R., Bloom, G. A., & Sabiston, C. M. (2020). The impact of humanistic coach training on youth athletes’ development through sport. International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching, 15(5-6), 610-620. PDF icon Preview

Lepage, P., Bloom, G. A., & Falcão W. R. (2020). Development and acquisition of knowledge of youth parasport coaches. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 37(1), 72-89. PDF iconPreview

Falcão, W. R., Bloom, G. A., Caron, J. G., & Gilbert, W. D. (2019). Youth athletes’ perceptions of humanistic coaching. International Journal of Sport Psychology, 50(6), 523-547. PDF icon Preview

Douglas, S., Falcão, W. R., & Bloom, G. A. (2018). Career development and learning pathways of Paralympic coaches with a disability. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 35, 93-110. PDF icon Preview

Falcão, W. R., Bloom, G. A., & Bennie, A. (2017). Coaches’ experiences learning and applying the content of a humanistic coaching workshop in youth sport settings. International Sport Coaching Journal, 4, 279-290. PDF icon Preview

Falcão, W. R., Bloom, G. A., & Loughead, T. M. (2015). Coaches’ perceptions of team cohesion in Paralympic sports. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 32, 206-222. PDF icon Preview

Sullivan, P., Whitaker-Campbell, T., Bloom, G.A., & Falcão, W. R. (2014). A confirmatory factor analysis of the Coach Behavior Scale for Sport. Journal of Sport Behavior, 37, 190-202. PDF icon Preview

Bloom, G. A., Falcão, W. R., & Caron, J. G. (2014). Coaching high performance athletes: Implications for coach training. In A. R. Gomes, R. Resende, & A. Albuquerque (Eds.), Positive human functioning from a multidimensional perspective: Volume 3, Promoting high performance (pp. 107-132). New York, NY: Nova Science. PDF iconPreview

Fachina, R. J. F. G., Silva, A. C., Falcão, W. R., Montagner, P. C., Borin, J. P., Minozzo, F. C., Falcão, D. M., Vancini, R. L., Poston, B., & Lira, C. A. B. (2013). The influence of whole-body vibration on creatine kinase activity and jumping performance in basketball players. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 84, 503–511. PDF icon Preview

Falcão, W. R., Bloom, G. A., & Gilbert, W. D. (2012). Coaches’ Perceptions of a coach training program designed to promote youth developmental outcomes. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 24, 429–444. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Postdoctoral Fellow at l'Université de Montréal.

 

Liam Heelis, 2017

Publication: 
Heelis, L., Caron, J. G., & Bloom, G. A. (2020). The experiences of high-performance coaches in the management of difficult athletes. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 51, 101751. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Head Coach, McGill University men's ice hockey team.
 


 

Danielle Alexander, 2017

Publication: Picture of Danielle
Alexander, D., Bloom, G. A., Taylor, S. T. (2020). Female Paralympic athlete views of effective and ineffective coaching practices. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 32(1), 48-63. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Ph.D. Student, Sport Psychology, McGill University.




 

Julia Allain, 2016

Publication: Picture of Julia
Allain, J., Bloom, G. A., & Gilbert, W. D. (2018). Successful high performance ice hockey coaches’ intermission routines and situational factors that guide implementation. The Sport Psychologist, 32(3), 210-219. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Psychology Teacher and Soccer Coach at USA Prep School.



 

Daphnée André-Morin, 2016

Publication: Picture of Julia Daphne
André-Morin, D., Caron, J. G., & Bloom, G. A. (2017). Exploring the unique challenges faced by female university athletes experiencing prolonged concussion symptoms. Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology, 6(3), 289-303. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Bilingual Support Co-ordinator at Educational Technology Company.



 

Daniela Donoso-Morales, 2016

Publication: Picture of Daniella
Donoso-Morales, D., Bloom, G. A., & Caron, J. G. (2017). Creating and sustaining a culture of excellence: Insights from accomplished university team-sport coaches. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 88(4), 503-512. PDF icon Preview
Donoso-Morales, D., Bloom, G. A., & Caron, J. G. (2017). Canadian University coaches’ perceptions on the importance of effective planning and communication skills. CienciAmérica, 6(2), 1-6. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Working at the University of Twente teaching academic writing for international students.
 

 

Jeff Caron, MA 2012, PhD 2016

M.A. thesis title: Picture of Jeff
The effects of career ending concussions on retired National Hockey League players.

Ph.D. dissertation title:
The development and implementation of a concussion education program for high school student-athletes.

Select Publication:
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Caron, J. G., Bloom, G. A., & Podlog, L. (2018). Are athletes psychologically ready for a return to sport following a concussion? British Journal of Sports Medicine, 52(1), 1-2. PDF icon Preview

Delaney, J. S., Caron, J. G., Correa, J. A., & Bloom, G. A. (2018). Why Professional football players chose not to reveal their concussion symptoms during a practice or game. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, 28(1), 1-12. PDF icon Preview

Caron, J. G., Rathwell, S., Delaney, J. S., Johnston, K. M., Ptito, A., & Bloom, G. A. (2018). Development, implementation and assessment of a concussion education programme for high school student-athletes. Journal of Sports Sciences, 36(1), 48-55. PDF icon Preview

Donoso-Morales, D., Bloom, G. A., & Caron, J. G. (2017). Creating and sustaining a culture of excellence: Insights from accomplished university team-sport coaches. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 88(4), 503-512. PDF icon Preview

André-Morin, D., Caron, J. G., & Bloom, G. A. (2017). Exploring the unique challenges faced by female university athletes experiencing prolonged concussion symptoms. Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology, 6(3), 289-303. PDF icon Preview

Ferrari, G., Bloom, G. A., Gilbert, W. D., & Caron, J. G. (2017). Experiences of competitive masters swimmers: Desired coaching characteristics and perceived benefits. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 15(4), 409-422. PDF icon Preview

Morales, D. D., Bloom, G. A., & Caron, J. G. (2017). Canadian University coaches’ perceptions on the importance of effective planning and communication skills. CienciAmérica, 6(2), 1-6. PDF icon Preview

Caron, J. G., Bloom, G. A., Balish, S. M., & Harvey, W. J. (2016). Insights from adolescent athletes concerning the acquisition and dissemination of concussion information. Journal of Sport Pedagogy and Research, 2(3), 4-13. PDF icon Preview

Caron, J. G., Bloom, G. A., Loughead, T. M., & Hoffmann, M. D. (2016). Paralympic athlete leaders’ perceptions of leadership and cohesion. Journal of Sport Behavior, 39(3), 219-238. PDF icon Preview

Sinotte, C. A., Bloom, G. A., & Caron, J. G. (2015). Roles, responsibilities, and relationships of full-time university assistant coaches. Sports Coaching Review, 4(2), 99-114. PDF icon Preview

Caron, J. G., Bloom, G. A., & Bennie, A. (2015). Canadian high school coaches’ experiences, insights, and perceived roles with sport-related concussions. International Sport Coaching Journal, 2, 285–297. PDF icon Preview

Caron, J. G., Bloom, G. A., Falcão, W. R., & Sweet, S. N. (2015). An examination of concussion education programmes: A scoping review methodology. Injury Prevention, 21, 301–308. PDF icon Preview

Caron, J. G., & Bloom, G. A. (2015). Ethical issues surrounding concussions and player safety in professional ice hockey. Neuroethics, 8, 5–13. PDF icon Preview

Bloom, G. A., Falcao, W. R., & Caron, J. G. (2014). Coaching high performance athletes: Implications for coach training. In A. R. Gomes, R. Resende, & A. Albuquerque (Eds.), Positive human functioning from a multidimensional perspective: Promoting high performance, (Vol. 3, pp. 107-132). New York: Nova Science.

Caron, J. G., Bloom, G. A., Johnston, K. M., & Sabiston, C. M. (2013). Effects of multiple concussions on retired National Hockey League players. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 35, 168–179. PDF icon Preview

Bucci, J., Bloom, G. A., Loughead, T. M., & Caron, J. G. (2012). Ice hockey coaches’ perceptions of athlete leadership. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 24, 243–259. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Assistant Professor, Université de Montréal.

 

Jeemin Kim, 2015

Publication: 
Google Scholar

Picture of JeeminKim, J., Bloom, G. A., & Bennie, A. (2016). Intercollegiate coaches’ experiences and strategies for coaching first-year athletes. Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health, 8(4), 394-408. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto

 

Charline Labonté, 2015

Current Position: Picture of Charline
Goalie coach/instructor and chef.






 

Katherine Fairhurst, 2015

Publication: Picture of Katherine
Fairhurst, K. E., Bloom, G. A., & Harvey, W. J. (2017). The learning and mentoring experiences of Paralympic coaches. Disability and Health Journal, 10(2), 240-246. PDF icon Preview
Koh, K. T., Bloom, G. A., Fairhurst, K. E., Paiement, D. M., & Kee, Y. H. (2014). An investigation of a formalized mentoring program for novice basketball coaches. International Journal of Sport Psychology, 45(1), 11-32. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Performance Psychologist, Washington, DC
 

 

C. A. Sinotte, 2014

Picture of C.A.Publication:
Sinotte, C. A., Bloom, G. A., & Caron, J. G. (2015). Roles, responsibilities, and relationships of full-time university assistant coaches. Sports Coaching Review, 4(2), 99-114. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Sports Broadcaster and Reporter for TVA.


 

Gillian Ferrari, 2014

Publication: Picture of Gillian
Ferrari, G., Bloom, G. A., Gilbert, W. D., & Caron, J. G. (2017). Experiences of competitive masters swimmers: Desired coaching characteristics and perceived benefits. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 15(4), 409-422. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Leadership management consultant.


 

Scotty Rathwell, 2012

Publication: 
Google Scholar

Picture of ScottRathwell, S., Bloom, G. A., & Loughead, T. M. (2014). Head coaches’ perceptions on the roles, selection, and development of the assistant coach. International Sport Coaching Journal, 1, 5-16. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Assistant Professor, University of Lethbridge.


 

Marc Cormier, 2011

Publication: Picture of Marc
Cormier, M. L., Bloom, G. A., & Harvey, W. J. (2015). Elite coach perceptions of cohesion on coacting teams. International Journal of Sport Science and Coaching, 10(6), 1039-1053. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky.

 

Holly Tawse, 2011

Publication: Picture of Holly
Tawse, H., Bloom, G. A., Sabiston, C. M., & Reid, G. (2012). The role of coaches of wheelchair rugby in the development of athletes with a spinal cord injury. Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health, 4(2), 206-225. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Australian Wheelchair Tennis Association.

 

Joe Bucci, 2010

Publication: Picture of Joe
Bucci, J., Bloom, G. A., Loughead, T. M., & Caron, J. G. (2012). Ice hockey coaches’ perceptions of athlete leadership. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 24(3), 243-259. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Head Coach Laval-Montreal Rousseau Royal, Midget AAA.


 

Jon Stein, 2009

Publication: Picture of Jon
Stein, J., Bloom, G. A., & Sabiston, C. M. (2012). Influence of perceived and preferred coach feedback on youth athletes’ perceptions of team motivational climate. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 13(4), 484-490. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Elementary School Physical & Health Education Teacher.

 

Hailey Banack, 2009

Publication: Picture of Hailey
Banack, H. R., Bloom, G. A., & Falcao, W. R. (2012). Promoting long term athlete development in Cross Country Skiing through competency-based coach education: A qualitative study. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 7(2), 301-316. PDF icon Preview
Banack, H. R., Sabiston, C. M., & Bloom, G. A. (2011). Coach autonomy support, basic need satisfaction, and intrinsic motivation of Paralympic athletes. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 82(4), 722-730. PDF icon Preview


Current Position:
Postdoctoral fellow at the University at Buffalo.

Kristina Hassell, 2008

Publication: Picture of Kristina
Hassell, K., Sabiston, C. M, & Bloom, G. A. (2010). Exploring the multiple dimensions of social support among elite female adolescent swimmers. International Journal of Sport Psychology, 41(4), 340-359. PDF icon Preview 

Current Position:
Fitness Consultant.

 

Catherine Duchesne, 2008

Publication: Picture of Catherine
Duchesne, C., Bloom, G. A., & Sabiston, C. M. (2011). Intercollegiate coaches’ experiences with elite international athletes in an American sport context. International Journal of Coaching Science, 5(2), 49-68. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Sport Psychology Consultant.



 

Laurie Wilson, 2008

Publication: Picture of Laurie
Wilson, L. M, Bloom, G. A., & Harvey, W. J. (2010). Sources of knowledge acquisition: Perspectives of the high school teacher/coach. Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy, 15(4), 383-399. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
High School Physical and Health Education Teacher.

 

Adam Carter, 2007

Publication: Picture of Adam
Carter, A. D., & Bloom, G. A. (2009). Coaching knowledge and success: Going beyond athletic experiences. Journal of Sport Behavior, 32(4), 419-437. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Management Consultant.


 

Julie Senécal, 2006

Publication: Picture of Julie
Senécal, J., Loughead, T. M., & Bloom, G. A. (2008). A season-long team building intervention program: Examining the effect of team goal setting on cohesion. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 30(2), 186-199. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Lecturer at Université Sherbrooke & Sport Psychology Consultant.



 

Julie Newin, 2006

Publication: Picture of Julie
Newin, J., Bloom, G. A., & Loughead, T. M. (2008). Youth ice hockey coaches perceptions of a team building intervention program. The Sport Psychologist, 22(1), 54-72. PDF icon Preview
Bloom, G. A., Loughead, T. M., & Newin, J. (2008). Team building for youth sport.Journal of Physical Education. Recreation & Dance, 79(9), 44-47. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Elementary School Physical Education Teacher.



 

Erin Shapcott, 2005

Publication: Picture of Erin
Bloom, G. A., Loughead, T. M., Shapcott, E. J. B., Johnston, K. M., & Delaney, J. S. (2008). The prevalence and recovery of concussed male and female collegiate athletes. European Journal of Sport Science, 8(5), 295-303. PDF icon Preview
Shapcott, E. J. B., Bloom, G. A., Johnston, K. M., Loughead, T. M., & Delaney, J. S. (2007). The effects of explanatory style on concussed athletes. NeuroRehabilitation, 22(3), 161-167. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Physiotherapist.

 

Kerry Cregan, 2005

Publication: Picture of Kerry
Cregan, K., Bloom, G. A., & Reid, G. (2007). Career evolution and knowledge of elite coaches of swimmers with a physical disability. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 78(4), 339-350. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Fundraising Coordinator.



 

Kim Shapcott, 2004

Publication: Picture of Kim
Shapcott, K. M., Bloom, G. A., & Loughead, T. M. (2007). Factors influencing aggressive and assertive intentions of women ice hockey players. International Journal of Sport Psychology, 38(2), 145-162. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Part-time Sport Psychology Instructor and Sport Psychology Consultant.


 

Martin Dupuis, 2004

Publication: Picture of Martin
Dupuis, M., Bloom, G. A., & Loughead, T. M. (2006). Team captains' perceptions of athlete leadership. Journal of Sport Behavior, 29(1), 60-78. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Working for Canadian government.




 

Todd Loughead, Post Doctoral Fellow, 2003

Publications:
See Todd's publications on Research Gate

Current Position: Picture of Todd
Professor, University of Windsor.






 

Tammy Wickwire, 2003

Publication: Picture of Tammy
Wickwire, T. L., Bloom, G. A., & Loughead, T. M. (2004). The environment, structure, and interaction process of elite same-sex dyadic sport teams. The Sport Psychologist, 18(4), 381-396. PDF icon Preview
Bloom, G. A., Stevens, D. E., & Wickwire, T. L. (2003). Expert coaches' perceptions of team building. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 15(2), 129-143. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Psychology Instructor at Mount Royal College, Calgary.

Tracey Heller, 2003

Publication: 
Heller, T. L., Bloom, G. A., Neil, G. I., & Salmela, J. H. (2005). Sources of stress in NCAA Division I women ice hockey players. Athletic Insight: The Online Journal of Sport Psychology, 7, http:www.athleticinsight.com/Vol7Iss4/SourcesofStress.htm PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Performance Psychologist, Virginia Beach, Virginia

 

Amanda Horton, 2002

Publication:
Bloom, G. A., Horton, A. S., McCrory, P., & Johnston, K. M. (2004). Sport psychology and concussion: New impacts to explore. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 38(5), 519-521. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Physical Education Instructor at Vanier College CEGEP, Montreal.

 

Julie Vanier, 2002

Publication:
Vanier, J. L.
, & Bloom, G. A., (2005). Personal experiences, rules, procedures, and aspects of aggression in competitive women's ice hockey. Avante, 11(2), 66-82. PDF icon Preview
Bloom, G. A., & Vanier, J. L., (2004). Coaches' perceptions of aggression in elite women's ice hockey. In D. J. Pearsall & A. B. Ashare (Eds.), Safety in Ice Hockey, Fourth Volume, ASTM STP 1446, pp. 12-25. West Conshohocken, PA: American Society for Testing and Materials International. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Research Project Manager, ELGAN Study, Boston Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Neurology.

 

Chantal Vallée, 2002

Publication: 
Vallée, C. N., & Bloom, G.A., (2016). Four keys to building a championship culture. International Sport Coaching Journal, 3(2), 170-177. PDF icon Preview
Vallée, C. N., & Bloom, G. A., (2005). Building a successful university sport program: Key and common elements of expert coaches. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 17(3), 179-196. PDF icon Preview

Current Position:
Head Coach, University of Windsor women's basketball team.

Picture of Chantal

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