A Winning Mindset and Overcoming Adversity With Sports Psychologist Jim Taylor

Power of Visualization and Mental Preparation
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Sports psychology this week, with one of the country’s leading practitioners.

Dr. Jim Taylor has been a consultant for the United States and Japanese Ski Teams, the United States Tennis Association, and USA Triathlon, and has also worked with world-class athletes in cycling, track and field, swimming, football, golf and baseball. He has been invited to lecture by the Olympic Committees of Spain, France, Poland, and the U.S., and has consulted with the Athletic Departments at Stanford University and the University of California, Berkeley.

There is tons of great information on his website: www.drjimtaylor.com and from there you can get links to the excellent articles he writes for the Huffington Post and Psychology Today.

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Key topics: Sports psychology, visualization for sports, mental training, mind coach, winning mindset, overcoming adversity, life after competition, Jim Taylor, positive focus, mental preparation, innner game