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

  • 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.

  • 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


A Coffey Note

Football Psychology Delice Coffey

“My success is the outcome of my work; I am willing to do the work.” Delice Coffey Sports psychologist for football advocate using the "compete to learn" approach to practice--it lets you play and have fun while competing. This type of practice, using competitive drills, does a better job of preparing you to compete in real games. … [Read more...]


It’s Time to be SMART


“Football is football and talent is talent. But the goal settings makes all the difference”--Robert Griffin III Most Football players work hard, but they don't seem to get anywhere worthwhile. A key reason that they feel this way is that they haven't spent enough time thinking about what they want and haven't set effective goals. Goal setting … [Read more...]


What Motivation Can Do


“Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.” ― Lou Holtz For many athletes attempting to maximize their athletic abilities, skill acquisition seems to be a much easier proposition than having the motivation and resiliency needed to succeed. In … [Read more...]


Mental Performance of a Champion


“Football is a great deal like life in that it teaches that work, sacrifice, perseverance, competitive drive, selflessness and respect for authority is the price that each and every one of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile”---Vince Lombardir Becoming a successful football player or being a player is never as easy as you may have … [Read more...]


A Coffey Note

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“My success is the outcome of my work. I am willing to do the work.” Delice Coffey Improve Your Football Mental Toughness There are two types of goals orientation involved in making this mental shift: 1. Mastery orientation goals 2. Ego orientation goals. Ego oriented goals indicates that athletes measure success by not being the least … [Read more...]