What is Sport Psychology?Sport Psychology is the application of psychological principles to sport performance. All sports require mental skills. Sport Psychology can help you maximize those skills. More specifically, I can help you think, feel,
and act more effectively during athletic performance.
Who is a Sports Psychologist?Only a Licensed Psychologist (usually a Ph.D.) with a specialization in sports can refer to himself/herself as a Sports Psychologist.
Who should seek a Sports Psychology consultation?
Any athlete looking to gain a mental edge could benefit. Meeting with a Sports Psychologist does not mean you are "crazy". Instead, the purpose is to improve your mental skills.
Dr. Van Haveren serving as an expert sport psychologist on TruTV with former Atlanta Falcon Bob Whitfield.