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The Athlete’s Temple

I get the spiritual roots of many martial arts, but the modern day padded rooms, centered by a cage, and filled with board short wearing combatants feels a long way from the well manicured grounds of the Eastern temples. Sure one research participant said “temple,” but should we cling to this idea? Read More

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Dr. Adam Naylor leads Telos SPC and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Sport Psychology at Boston University’s School of Education.


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