In this week's sports psychology podcast, mental game of sports expert, Dr. Patrick Cohn, interviews Dr. Raymond Petras, a sports performance and injury pain management expert. Dr. Petras has served as the team doctor for World Cup Speed Skating, USA Soccer, and LPGA Solheim Cup. Dr. Cohn and Dr. Raymond Petras talk about mental techniques to cope with pain and speed the healing process after a … [Read more...] about Mental Strategies to Cope with Sports Injury
Archives for January 2012
In this week's sports psychology podcast, mental game of sports expert, Dr. Patrick Cohn, answers a question from a sports parent who says his son is good at all sports and has the potential to be great, but lacks confidence, and is scared of making mistakes. Learn how to overcome fear of failure and perform with confidence in sports. Listen to this month's sports psychology podcast to learn … [Read more...] about Athletes Who Have The Skill But Lack Confidence
Dr. Patrick Cohn, golf psychology expert and author of the "Golfer's Mental Edge" CD program, teaches amateur tour professional golfers how to improve their mental game of golf using golf psychology strategies developed over the last 20 years of his career. In this week's golf psychology session, mental game of golf expert and author of The Mental Game of Golf, Dr. Cohn, answers a question from … [Read more...] about Does “Trash Talking” Distract You When Playing Golf?
In this week's sports psychology podcast, mental game of sports expert, Dr. Patrick Cohn, interviews Joel Curtis, a mental coach with 12 years of experience working with athletes. Joel talks about the importance of athletic resilience and how to overcome defeat. You can contact him at liferesolutions.com.au Joel Curtis and Dr. Cohn talk about the mental dynamic of sports and give tips to … [Read more...] about Athletic Resilience and Overcoming Adversity in Sports
I have short mental game tip for you today, which after confidence is the most important mental skill you (or your athletes) must master... If you are unfamiliar with football, Tim Tebow is a first year NFL quarterback for the Denver Broncos. Even if you don’t know football, stay with me here... To make a long story short, the Broncos, with Tebow at QB beat the Pittsburgh Stealers in a NFL … [Read more...] about Tim Tebow Pulls Trigger on OT Winning Play
In this week's sports psychology podcast, mental game of sports expert, Dr. Patrick Cohn, answers a question from an athlete who recently switched from Rugby to American Football. Suddenly he has lost confidence and is afraid to fail. Learn how to perform with confidence when switching sports, playing in a new position, or learning a new technique! Listen to this month's sports psychology … [Read more...] about Loss of Confidence After Switching Sports
Mental game expert, Dr. Cohn interviews Karen Fanjoy, who has worked in the area of energy psychology for about 10 years. She is certified in Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT), Reconnective Healing, Reiki, and has also used NLP with Faster EFT, the Emotion Code, Zensight, Ion Cleansing, Healing Lasers, and Pstec to help her athletes recover from sports injuries. Dr. Cohn and Karen talk about … [Read more...] about The Psychology of Sports Injury – Recovering from Mental Scars