In this week's sports psychology podcast, Dr. Cohn talks about the importance of the mental game in sports. Sports psychology expert, Dr. Patrick Cohn helps athletes play up to their potential by improving their mental game. Dr. Cohn answers the following mental game question in this week's sports psychology podcast: "How do I convince my son the importance of the mental aspect of the game? I … [Read more...] about Sports Psychology: Help Young Athletes Embrace Mental Training
Myths about Sports Psychology
How is Mental Training For Athletes Viewed? Are you or your players afraid other athletes will see you as weak if you have to do mental training or work with a sports psychologist? Still today, athletes buy into myths about sports psychology, which prevent them from embracing the benefits of mental training. I recently received an email from a young hockey player getting ready for try outs. This … [Read more...] about Sports Psychology Myths: Are Athletes Weak If They Resort To Mental Training?