MCAULEY EDWARDMedicine & Science in Sports & Exercise: October 1987 Sport psychology in the eighties: PDF Only Free Abstract ABSTRACT MCAULEY, E. Sport psychology in the eighties: some current developments. Med. Sci. Sports Extra., Vol. 19, No. 5 (Supplement), pp. S95–S97, 1987. This symposium was designed to address a few of the more topical areas in the rapidly developing field of sport psychology. The areas represented (psychological aspects of sport participation in young athletes, self-regulation of sport behavior, and the psychophysiology of exercise) denote theoretical and methodologically sound contemporary sport psychology questions and methods. The symposium is overviewed in this paper and each topic briefly introduced. © Williams & Wilkins 1987. All Rights Reserved.