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Rehab Psych 101: How Mental Do You Think The Injury Rehabilitation Process Actually Is?

By | January 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Injury on the field of play is usually from poor problem solving, a lack of ability to learn physical or mental skills to their full extent, the failure to attend to appropriate cues, lack of communication with [...]

Pressure will always be there. How do you work with it?

By | September 12th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

'When walking towards the Olympic track arena, it truly feels like you are walking into the gallows.' This was noted by a recent professor of mine when talking about a previous client. Talk about pressure [...]

Rehab Psych 101: How Mental Do You Think The Injury Rehabilitation Process Actually Is?

January 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Injury on the field of play is usually from poor problem solving, a lack of ability to learn physical or mental skills to their full extent, the failure to attend to appropriate cues, lack of communication with [...]

Pressure will always be there. How do you work with it?

September 12th, 2016|0 Comments

'When walking towards the Olympic track arena, it truly feels like you are walking into the gallows.' This was noted by a recent professor of mine when talking about a previous client. Talk about pressure [...]

There is more to it than just winning a medal.

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

A previous professor of mine once asked my class, "Can anyone here tell me what the latin route of competition really means?" ... There was silence throughout the room ... He finally answered his own [...]

How do they do that? An Olympic Pre-Competition Mental Checklist

August 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Every two years I overhear people repeatedly asking "How did they do that?"  The "they" in question are Olympic athletes. We are constantly amazed and in awe of their performances. Particularly under the pressure of [...]