The Center for Sports Psychology’s mission is to focus on the application of psychological ideas to assist with health-enhancing behaviors in play, leisure physical activity and structured exercise. The goal of Dr. Ferguson and The Center is to improve performance in exercise and sport at the amateur and professional level, in individual and group sport and exercise settings related to the sport participant, coach, team, and spectator. In The Center for Sports Psychology NEWS: Dr. Ferguson completed her first marathon in the 2004 Disney Marathon at Disney World in Orlando, Florida and helped raise money for the American Stroke Association. Dr. Ferguson completed her second half marathon at the 2010 ING Miami Marathon in Miami, Florida. She has participated in various 5K Run/Walk events within the South Florida area.