Peak Performance

Performing at your best takes more than just practice. Cover image: Shutterstock

Just Stop Thinking

By Jonathan Fader Ph.D.

How athletes (and everyone else) can get “into the zone”

How to Overcome Sports Performance Anxiety

By Kristi Pikiewicz Ph.D.

Guided imagery, mindfulness help separate past fears from future possibilities.

Using Sleep to Improve Your Game

By Michael J Breus Ph.D.

Even pro athletes are waking up when it comes to the importance of sleep.

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