ARCHANA, Ph.D. Research Scholar, Tamil Nadu Physical Education and Sports University, Chennai -127
Dr. K. KANNADASAN, Assistant Professor, Department of Sports Management and Sports Psychology & Sociology, Tamilnadu Physical Education and Sports University,Chennai-127
Neuro-linguistic programming is outstanding in the field of self-awareness and self-inspiration, and its potential for teaching and learning is picking up acknowledgment, as well. Volleyball players required a high level of fitness to cope with the physical demands of game and to apply the technical skills to be utilized throughout a match.The purpose of the study was to determine the effect of neuro linguistic programming on team cohesion among university women volleyball players.To achieve the purpose of the study, thirty university women volleyball players from SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, Chengalpattu, Tamil Naduwere randomly selected as subjects in the age group of 18 to 22 years.The neuro linguistic training programme was scheduled for eight weeks of six days a week and each training session consist of 45 minutes. Paired Sample ‘t’ teststatistical technique was used to test the pre-test and post-test mean differences among the groups. The study was concluded that eight weeks of Neuro Linguistic Programming made significant improvement on team cohesion among university women volleyball players than control group.
Key words:Neuro Linguistic Programming,Team Cohesion,Paired Sample ‘t’ Test.