Performers in all fields are always looking for an advantage over their competition. Gaining The Mental Advantage will help both individuals and teams reach their goals and maximize their performance while achieving personal growth. Specifically, we work with individuals and/or teams to develop a comprehensive mental training program to help them more consistently reach peak performance.
The Mental Advantage creates environments where individual performers and teams/organizations can achieve their goals and aspirations, and thus perform up to their highest potential.
Research and practice has clearly revealed that the people who become most successful, are the ones who are not only physically/technically competent, but also have the mental skills to complement and supplement their physical skills. This notion has led hundreds of athletes/teams and corporations to employ consultants to help function and perform at a higher level. This involves an understanding of human performance and the psychology of excellence, which is our specialty.
Athletes/ Teams and Corporations/Managers can expect the following benefits from training through The Mental Advantage
More effective coping with stress
Improved communication and decision-making
Higher energy levels
Improved focus of attention
Increased loyalty and retention
Individualized to the needs of particular individuals and groups/teams, The Mental Advantage can provide Workshops/Presentations, Mental Skills (One-to-One Consulting, and Coaching of High Performance Teams
The Mental Advantage was founded by Robert Weinberg, PhD, who has approximately 25 years of experience consulting with elite performers in a wide variety of areas in both sport and business, developing mental skills to enhance performance and personal growth. Some specific credentials and accomplishments include the following:
Voted on of the top 10 sport psychologists in North America by peers
Certified Consultant, Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology
Sport Psychology Registry - United States Olympic Committee
Past President -Association for the Advancement of Applied sport Psychology, North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, and Sport Psychology Academy
Author - 8 books including the most popular sport psychology text in the world (Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology) and over 125 articles in scholarly refereed journals
Fellow - American Psychological Association; Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology ; American Academy of Kinesiology and Physical Education