Henrik Gustafsson

Associate Professor
Department of Coaching and Psychology

Area of responsibility

Henrik is visiting professor at the Department of Coaching and Psychology.


Dr. Gustafssons research is focused burnout in sport and performance psychology in elite sports. This includes the application of Cognitive Behavior Therapy in elite sport.

Short biography

Originally from Årjäng, in Sweden, Henrik has a background as coach in cross-country skiing. He is an associate professor in Sport Psychology at Karlstad university and also working as a Sport psychology consultant with the Swedish Olympic Committee. Henrik was an accredited Sport psychologist at the Sochi Olympic Winter games.

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