Overcoming The Stigma of Using Sports Psychologists Many players have a fear that other athletes or teammates will see them as weak if they work with a sports psychologist for soccer. Are you or any of your athletes hesitant about mental training? Myths about sports psychology can prevent athletes from developing a strong mental game. Even though sports psychology has become more widely … [Read more...] about Are You Weak if You Use a Sports Psychologist?
About Soccer Psychology
Composure in Soccer Players Like most high-level athletes, you probably HATE to make mistakes. When you have high expectations for your performance, it makes it hard to stay composed. Your competitive drive pushes you to further develop your physical and technical ability. However, some athletes who maintain extremely high expectations are prone to become frustrated and dwell on their … [Read more...] about Soccer Players Who Stay Composed
The Benefits of Soccer Psychology For Parents In our work with athletes at Peak Performance Sports we teach mental training strategies to soccer players, coaches, or teams. However, an important support group to players is often left out of mental game training -- sports parents! Parents play a very important role in the development of a positive and strong mental game for soccer … [Read more...] about Why Parents Need Soccer Psychology Too
How Mental Training Can Improve Soccer Performance Many soccer players are confused about the role of soccer psychology and how mental training can improve your performance. The goal of soccer psychology is to help soccer players and teams perform their best by improving mental skills that help athletes excel in sports. Soccer Psychology is not about working with problem athletes or abnormal … [Read more...] about What is Soccer Psychology? How Does it Help You?