Why Sport Psychology Coaching is Important

What is sport psychology coaching and is it something that actually leads to better results. If you are an athletic coach, you probably also need to be a sports psychology coach to achieve the maximum results from your athletes. Besides wearing your athletic coach hat, you also need to have the sports psychology coach hat readily available.   What is Sports Psychology? It is the understanding of how the mid works to influence an athlete’s performance. It helps effect the success or … [Read more...]

Why Fear of Public Speaking?

I just talked to a coach who is holding back on her Youtube video strategy because she’s afraid of “what people will think”, and then I found another who shared how her fear of public speaking was holder her career back. What’s going on here?? I explain it in this video: Here's the FULL TRANSCRIPT of the video: 00:02 Yesterday I had a call with one of my clients, and she was talking about a lot of things.  She was talking about some of the things that she wants to do in her coaching … [Read more...]

The Psychology of Coaching: 5 Tips for Success

Becoming a coach can look like an amazing and easy way to change a client’s life, move to a more rewarding career, or pass your wisdom onto the younger generation. However, there is more to coaching than teaching techniques and habits. When you begin coaching, it is helpful to understand the psychology of coaching and become an avid learner of methods of catering your lessons to an individual client. Understand the Role of the Brain in Decision-Making The human brain is the most complex … [Read more...]

Psychology Coaching in Mumbai for Athletes

Is there psychology coaching in Mumbai for athletes, coaches, and others interested in sports? Are there coaches who work with athletes who specialize in the psychology of sports? Coaching in India Coaching is a $40 million industry in India, and is increasing each year. It is very common for students to use coaches to help them study for tests and work toward professional careers.  It provides plenty of employment opportunities, millions of dollars in revenue, and helps to level the … [Read more...]

The Psychology of Coaching Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

The psychology of coaching our current presidential candidates is not for the faint of heart. Our two main candidates, with apologies to Libertarian candidate, Gary Johnson, are the most unpopular candidates to oppose each other in the history of the United States. It’s the usual rhetoric and personal attacks, combined with downright contempt from the American electorate. But someone has to win! It’s going to be Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump. Psychology Coaching 5 Factors … [Read more...]

What is the Positive Psychology Coaching Model?

Using a positive psychology coaching model instead of a normal coaching model for your practice really isn’t much different. If you’ve been taught through traditional coaching programs, don’t be scared away by positive psychology – it will fit in well with your current practice and it’s really not that much different from what you already do. Positive psychology is an evidence based framework of coaching that aligns with what most coaches already do – it is now backed with science and … [Read more...]

Depression Coaching or Therapy – Which One Does Your Client Need?

Depression coaching has become more common as life coaches search for profitable niches and clients seek help for issues that influence their lives and happiness. But, it is important for both the coach and the client to remember that depression coaching is not a substitute for treatment or a treatment method itself. In some ways it might be best to call depression coaches by a different name – perhaps sadness coaches. Sadness V. Depression If you specialize in depression as a life … [Read more...]

Positive Psychology Courses Will Make You a Better Coach

Taking positive psychology courses is a great way for coaches to improve their skills, continue their education, and enhance their chances for coaching success. Positive psychology is a natural fit for coaches as coaching seeks to help clients improve and enhance their overall sense of well-being and happiness. What is Positive Psychology? Positive psychology is the scientific study of the virtues, strengths, and talents that enable individuals to prosper. It focuses on potential … [Read more...]

Sport Psychology for Coaching and Why Life Coaches Should Look at Sports

Can sport psychology for coaching be applied to life, executive, and other types of coaching? Can some of the motivational techniques used by athletic coaches also be used in life, health, wealth, or career coaching sessions? Does incorporating sport psychology for coaching into a professional practice mean a coach can become better at coaching? Sports is Like Life and Sports Coaching Can Be Like Life Coaching In many ways sports is very much like life, and it offers plenty of life lessons … [Read more...]

Start a Special Group for Coaching Psychology

Here’s an idea for life coaches – start a special group for coaching psychology. You’re probably wondering why you would want to do that. What’s a group going to do for my coaching practice? Coaching Psychology is Trending With the popularity of using psychological models and assessment tools in life coaching, the trend will be toward an increased awareness of the role of coaching psychology in coaching. Application used in counseling and psychiatry will cross over and be modified for use … [Read more...]