Dr. Sarah Deck

Dr. Sarah Deck recently graduated from Western University with her PhD in Kinesiology with a Psychology Basis. Her background is in sport and exercise psychology. Her work aims to improve people’s well-being physically, socially, mentally, and emotionally though sport and physical activity. Sarah has worked with varsity athletes on psychological skills training to help improve their mental game as well as performance. Sarah’s work with MHR focuses on veterans’ experiences pursuing post-secondary education. Specifically she is exploring the various ways institutions may support or inhibit veterans and the impacts this may have on health variables. The goal of this work is to improve campuses for veterans transitioning to civilian life.