Kinesiology Professor Dr. Reifsteck Promotes Student Athlete Wellbeing After Sports

Posted on January 05, 2023

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“There’s an assumption that athletes by nature of being athletes know how to be active,” said Dr. Erin Reifsteck. But training for a sport isn’t the same thing as exercise for health.

The culture of sport often reinforces certain values and norms, like sacrificing your body for the sake of athletic performance.

Dr. Erin Reifsteck,
Kinesiology Professor