Top Golf Sports Psychologists & Mental Coaches

Golf is an individual sport where athletes spend several hours a day perfecting their physical performance. But, many players neglect their mental health and fitness in their daily workouts. Learning the fundamental skills of the game, putting, chipping, pitching, full swing, bunker shots will get you “into playing the game”.  HOWEVER The mental side of the game equally important to sustaining your competitive-edge.

Developing your mental skills will:

* Strengthen your physical and planned skills
* Make the difference of how you play the game of golf
* Balance your game and post scores in the red
* Remember the mental requirements of golf are as essential as the physical demands.  How you manage your emotions when you play, how you manage your approach to each shot, how to find the best pre-shot and post-shot routine are some of the “mental coach” sessions that will help any player improve their game.

Listed below are our recommended Mental Coaches and Sport Psychologist, or ask them a question in the MyGolfPros forums

NameCityStAccomplishmentsWebsite
Cohn, PatrickOrlandoFlAs the president and founder of Peak Performance Sports (Orlando, Florida), Dr. Patrick J. Cohn teaches mental skills and sports psychology techniques to athletes, teams, and corporate professionals to help improve performance.visit-site-62x80
Marriott, Lynn ScottsdaleAzAfter more than 20 years on the leading edge of how golf is taught, Lynn is globally recognized as co-creator of the VISION54 principles, best-selling co-author and world-renowned Complete Game Coach.visit-site-62x80
McGuire,Denise DenverCoDr. Denise McGuire is a licensed psychologist, performance coach and founder of Get in the Zone, a company which utilizes leading-edge technology and scientifically grounded methods to help golfers.visit-site-62x80
Rotella, Bob CharlottesvilleVaHas been selected as one of the top 10 golf teachers of the 20th Century and directed the leading graduate program in the country for 20 years, at the University of Virginia.visit-site-62x80
Winters, BobOrlandoFlHas been trained by some of the best and most highly respected academic and research professionals in the domains of sport psychology, motor learning, sports vision and sports medicine.visit-site-62x80

 

 

Products on the Market for self evaluations


Bobby Foster
website: http://www.mentalgolfworkshop.com/app/default.aspx
bobby fisher home_right-imgMr. Bobby Foster, developer of the World Renown Mental Golf Workshop™ profile.  He has a management consultant headquartered in Columbia, SC. Bobby is a former teaching professional and golf coach at the University of South Carolina where he coached several All-Americans including four players who played on The PGA Tour. He is a Certified Behavioral Analyst specializing in the DISC Behavioral Style Model.  The system generates personalized information for working on your mental game just as video and launch monitors produce personalized information for working on your swing and customizing your equipment. The profile works great for self-coaching as well as for collaborating with your instructor or coach.

Mental Golf Workshop™ profile prov ides a review the detailed descriptions of your mental golf tendencies and customized strategies for these areas of your game – Golf Temperament

  1. Pre-Round Preparation
  2. Mental Tendencies When Playing Shots
  3. Course Management
  4. Working With Your Instructors
  5. Mental Tendencies Toward Golf Fitness