Helping Athletes Learn Mental Skills for Success in Sports
Mental Training Expert Dr. Patrick Cohn has been an athlete his entire life and now a mental game coach. He understands how beliefs, attitudes, and mindsets influence performance. Dr. Cohn’s passion for sports and sports psychology started early in life and continued to grow as he participated in sports such as football, hockey, baseball, lacrosse, racquetball, and golf.
After competing in sports through undergraduate school, Dr. Cohn went on to study and research sports psychology CSUF with Dr. Ken Ravizza where he earned a masters in sports psychology. He then went on to study with Dr. Bob Rotella at The University of Virginia where he earned a PhD in Education specializing in Applied Sports Psychology.
Master mental game coach Dr. Cohn has dedicated his mental game coaching to helping every athlete—from junior, amateur, to seasoned professional—excel in his or her sport. His mental training programs also help coaches, athletic trainers, and sports parents of aspiring athletes.
Today, based on Dr. Cohn’s research and work with high level athletes, experts in the field of sports psychology consider him to be the leading authority on pre-performance or preshot routines and mental skills for Peak Performance in sports. He is the president and founder of Peak Performance Sports, LLC in Orlando, Florida, where he provides mental toughness training to individual and team athletes.
Dr. Cohn also mentors coaches, therapist, mental coaches, and others in the field of mental game coaching and performance. As a mental toughness specialist, many recognized sports figures and teams have sought out Dr. Cohn’s expertise. He has consulted with high profile teams such as the Miami Dolphins, NASCAR winners, NHL Players, National Motocross Champions, as well as PGA Tour professional golfers.
In addition to his work with athletes, Dr. Cohn has also worked with major corporations such as IBM, Canada and USA Today. Furthermore, he’s been a sports commentator on the Golf Channel and has been featured in trade publications such as Golf Magazine and Golf Digest. He also participated in USA Today’s “Soul of a Champion” series and developed the “Soul of a Champion Test.” He was also featured as the mental game expert on Versus network.
In the midst of all these activities, mental game expert Dr. Cohn has still found the time to author several CD and workbook programs, such as his best-selling series, The Confident Athlete CD Series and The Confident Sports Kid CD Series. Visit our Sports Psychology Proshop for more information about mental training programs for athletes, coaches, and sports parents.
If you need an expert’s answer for your mental game question, Dr. Cohn would be happy to answer you via email: Contact Dr. Cohn today!