SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY TO HARNESS THE ZONE

When you are ready to push the limits and stretch beyond your dreams, Everest Strong Coaching is here to empower your mind and body to join forces for extraordinary results. Enter the zone on command for outstanding performance.

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Sports Psychology to Harness the Zone.

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What’s Your Everest? On Pick Up The Six Podcast

I went on Brian Jodice’s podcast, Pick Up The Six Productions, to discuss my new book, What’s Your Everest?: How to Win in Sports, Career, and Life. As a licensed Clinical Psychologist and certified Mental Game Coach (IMGCA) I work with highly ambitious clients looking to improve their mental health and/or their mental game. In…

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The Science Behind Exercise As A Mental Health Booster: ‘Hope Molecules’

The physical benefits of exercise such as lowered blood pressure, and reduced risk of heart failure, diabetes, and cancer are widely known and accepted. As awareness increases for mental health support, research reveals that exercise has the same positive effect on one’s mental health.    Many people may question the scientific reasoning, so let’s talk…

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Dr. Karla Steingraber, sport psychologist and mental game coach, welcomes college athletes Taylor Roberts and Phoebe Brinker, along with Robert Jones Black, the great grandson of the golf legend Bobby Jones, to talk about making mental health a priority, especially for teens and youth athletes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get that mental edge, you’ve got training plan, exercise plan, nutrition plan, now it’s the internal workout

  • Low motivation
  • Stress
  • Anxiety before competition
  • Fear of losing
  • Fear of winning
  • Depends on the issue
  • Attentional or emotional control, mental toughness, motivation, zone skills
  • A direction gets determined, maybe more than one area
  • Get started, homework, practice in office
  • Absolutely both
  • Of course, there’s a limit, you won’t bring in a 3 yo soccer player, but a more mature 7 yo is possible
  • Determine what’s really going on,
  • Is it pre-existing to sport?
  • Is the behavior only on the court or also in other arenas?
  • Things I’ve seen
  • Throwing up before diving
  • Getting bored inside goal / on the mat
  • Aggressive behavior, hitting other kids when they mess up or game is lost
  • Versus golf girl who had a million reasons not to play, including loss of love of the game, no plan to continue
  • The hardest part was working with parents to let go
  • Report back, weekly evaluations