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Personal profile

Biography

Louise is British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) Accredited Sport and Exercise Scientist (Psychology), a Chartered Scientist (CSci) with the Science Council, and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Louise joined the University of Huddersfield as a Senior Lecturer in the Division of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences in 2015.

Louise has worked in Higher Education for 17 years and has 20 years’ experience providing Sport and Exercise Science (psychology) support to a range of athletes and clubs, including Liverpool Football Club, Wigan FC, Professional Golfers, Olympic and child athletes. Louise's primary research interests focus on creating pressure in professional football training, biofeedback and managing stress, and skill development. Louise undertook Biofeedback training in the USA in 2009.

Aside from this, Louise has a keen interest in sport and training and is a former international hockey player. Louise played for Wales in the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur and was in the Great Britain Olympic Development Squad in 1998.

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Case studies in sport psychology (with elite and non-elite populations)
  • Creating and simulating pressure in training
  • The application of Biofeedback in sport psychology: improving an athlete’s self-regulation of psycho-physiological responses (heart rate, galvanic skin response, respiration rate in passive and active settings)
  • Stress, axneity and performance

Research Degree Supervision

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Research Expertise and Interests

  • Pressure Training
  • Stress, Anxiety and Performance
  • Biofeedback in Sport Psychology

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Research Output

The use of biofeedback in the remission of pre-competition sickness in athletes: Breathing your way to success

Ellis, L., 2016, Global practices and training in applied sport, exercise and performance psychology: A case study approach. Cremades, J. G. & Tashman, L. S. (eds.). Routledge, p. 88-104 16 p.

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  • Activities

    • 4 Membership of a Society or Institute

    American Association for Applied Sport Psychology (External organisation)

    Louise Ellis (Member)

    13 Feb 202013 Feb 2021

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of a Society or Institute

    The Science Council (Chartered Scientist) (External organisation)

    Louise Ellis (Member)

    1 Sep 2013 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of a Society or Institute

    British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (External organisation)

    Louise Ellis (Member)

    29 Aug 200331 Mar 2024

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of a Society or Institute

    British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (External organisation)

    Louise Ellis (Member)

    1 Sep 19981 Oct 2020

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of a Society or Institute

    Press / Media

    Wimbledon 2014: Why do women players grunt?

    Louise Ellis

    23/06/14

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Dealing with Pressure

    Louise Ellis

    2/07/12

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Road to Recovery: Psychological response to injury

    Louise Ellis

    1/06/12

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment