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    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

Apr
19

Mental Health Issues in the NFL

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Mental Health Issues in the NFL are increasing. The incident with the Miami Dolphin has once again shed light on the complexity of the issue on and off the field. Football psychologists are finding ways to work with athletes to decrease mental health issues, however, the issue is far from resolution. There are many examples that clearly show … [Read more...]

Apr
05

Mental Breakdowns That Cause Poor Composure

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“When you make a mistake, there are only three things you should ever do about it: admit it, learn from it, and don’t repeat it.” Paul Bear Bryant Mental preparation is among the most important aspects any coach can give his players in any game, not only football. As veteran coaches will tell you, football confidence comes not as much from the … [Read more...]

Mar
16

Building Mental Toughness In Miami

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"I'm going to be more vigilant, I'm going to be more diligent, I'm going to be more visible and I'm going to have a better pulse," Coach Philbin Restoring football confidence in teams, individuals and the NFL has made headlines the past few weeks especially for the Miami Dolphins football team. It is slowly but surely becoming more evident … [Read more...]

Feb
27

Super Bowl Champions – Where They Are Now?

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"It's been great. We have no hesitation saying it's been exactly what we hoped to get done. We're physically right and mentally right and we're ready to go." Pete Carroll The Seattle Seahawks were the Super Bowl 48 champions. They didn’t just get this game given to them; they went into to the game with the right football mindset and a zone like … [Read more...]

Feb
17

Destroying Mental Toughness in Miami – Part II

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“The measure of your character and mental toughness is the space between what you are and what you could be doing.”  William James Moore Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathon Martin was subjected to harassment and bullying by is fellow teammates, but mostly by offensive lineman Richie Incognito. Martin was harassed almost daily, which had a … [Read more...]