Andy Walsh

Undergraduate Institution:  Wabash College 
   
Major: B.A. in Psychology
   
Year entered BSU: 2014
   
Degree at BSU: M.S. in Physical Education and Sport with emphasis in Sport and Exercise Psychology; M.A. in Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Track
   
Jobs/GA at BSU:

Past Graduate Assistant for Dr. Lindsey Blom; Graduate Assistant for Dr. Larry Judge; Teaching Assistant for PFW Physical Conditioning

   
Research at BSU:

Positive Youth Development; athletes with disabilities; conformity to masculine norms in college football players

   
Personal Research Interests:     

Athletic Identity; masculine norms; grit; resiliency

   
Advice for Future Students: 

Start looking as soon as you can, and take visits.  Get to know people there and really find what program suits you the best, not which one just sounds better or may look better on paper.

   
Career Interests: 

Work in a University Counseling Center or Athletic Department and counsel the general student population and athletes, as well as work on mental skills with teams and athletes.