What’s Football Psychology?

    There are many psychology tools you can apply in football. Football psychology is the study of a person’s behavior in a sport or sports-related activity. It is a specialization that seeks to understand psychological/mental factors that affect performance in sports, physical activity, and exercise. You’ll learn goal setting, relaxation, visualization, self-talk, concentration, confidence, using rituals, attribution training, awareness and control.  CLICK to Read more about Football Psychology

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    Football Psychology Programs

    Our team will provide you with the skills needed to reach Peak Performance in football. We offer: On-on-One Mental Game Coaching, Team Mental Game Coaching, Coaching Consultation, and Coaching for Parents. We offer three, six or twelve month packages. Our mental game coaching programs are ideal for serious athletes who want to uncover the mental game barries that limit their performance. Click here to learn more about our Mental Coaching Programs.

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    Mental Game Coaching for Football

    At Living Well Centre in the Sport Psychology Division, we help athletes improve their mental skills needed to perform well in practice and in competition.  We help athletes by identifying thoughts and/or fears that limit their performance. Football Psychology Coach D. Coffey, MA, LPA, MGCP is a Psychologist who specializes in sport and fitness psychology, mental game coaching, and mental health services. CLICK to Read more about Football Psychology Coaching


Marathon: Surviving the Grind of the Regular Season


"Pro football is like nuclear warfare. There are no winners, only survivors.” Frank Gifford True football mental toughness is having the grit to gut out a full regular season of beatings, bruises, and the massive stress of maintaining a superior football mind over the course of sixteen regular season games. The dangling carrot that eludes … [Read more...]


Mental Game Blueprints: Strategies for Football Coaching


"I don’t know any other way to lead but by example.” Don Shula Modern football coaches that emphasize a strong football mental game take pride in the mental preparation for football that is required to actualize on-the-field success by game day. The bruising big-bodied style of football today requires a well-developed football mind and … [Read more...]


Overtime – Mental Toughness on Display


“Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in the muscles.” Alex Karras Former professional football player Alex Karras sums up the core value of a keen football mind: toughness transcends the physical realm, and is as much mental - even spiritual – as it is athletic. Football confidence wears thin as football games drag on, and mental … [Read more...]


Mental Toughness and Overcoming Rookie Year Adversity

“Every quarterback can throw a ball; every receiver is fast; but that mental toughness that you talk about translates to competitiveness.” Tom Brady Pro football quarterback Tom Brady knows a thing or two about mental toughness, mental preparation for football and the correct combinations of brains and brawn that complete a total football … [Read more...]


Jamison Crowder Focus & Confidence Paid Off


“I have that confidence, to this point, I feel comfortable inside and outside…… And out here, make sure I’m as detailed as possible.” - Jamison Crowder Jamison Crowder’s way to the top reflects the importance of having confidence in yourself on and off the field. Crowder, now a wide receiver plays for the Washington Redskins. Standing 5ft … [Read more...]