Understanding human performance and health in a variety of contexts is at the heart of everything we do. 

The Centre for Health & Human Performance (CHHP) applies leading scientific expertise to all our diverse services, clients and students. This means that understanding human performance and health in a variety of contexts is at the heart of everything we do. Our key focus areas are service delivery, training, and supervision of postgraduates and interns (Psychology and Biokinetics), academic training of undergraduate and postgraduate students along with active research and supervision of applied research students.

The CHHP combines the expertise and experience of the Institute of Psychology & Wellbeing, Institute for Sport Science & Development as well as the Institute for Biokinetics.

Job market
  • Clinical Services: Adults, Adolescents and Children
  • Elite Sport Services: Wellbeing & Performance
  • Corporate Health & Performance Services
  • Training of Intern Psychologists
  • Training & Research: Clinical, Counselling & Research Psychology


Institute of Psychology & Wellbeing (IPW)

Job market
  • Talent Identification in all sports context
  • Sport Performance Matrices
  • Anthropometrics
  • Elite athlete testing
  • Training programs for sports people and teams
  • Coaches development

Institute of Sport Science & Development (ISSD)

Job market
  • Health promotion and disease prevention
  • Clinical: Management of clinical conditions (cardio-respiratory, metabolic, immunological, endocrinology, neuromuscular)
  • Special populations: Pregnancy, geriatrics, children and mental health
  • Corporate wellness: Risk screening, exercise, stress and behavior change interventions
  • Sport services: Injury prevention and rehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal services

Institute of Biokinetics