Mental Training Blog

Team Mental Training
July 6, 2016

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Industry Leaders Mental Training Inc and iSoccerPath Partner to Benefit US Soccer Players
June 8, 2016

Read about our iSoccerPath partnership!

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Read Our Latest Newsletter
June 7, 2016

Check out our most recent newsletter and subscribe! Mental Training Inc., Erika Carlson frequently sends out important information and helpful tidbits that…

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Vocal Cord Dysfunction- Recover and Return to Sport Fast!
February 2, 2016

In 2012, my first athlete diagnosed with Vocal Cord Dysfunction (VCD) walked in my office door.  It was steep and fascinating learning…

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The Invisible Injury
October 20, 2015

It’s no secret that injury rates in youth sports are exploding. ACL tears have gotten a lot of attention in the…

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BIG Game Mentality
July 17, 2015

As a Mental Skills Coach I get asked about winning a lot. Recently I had a discussion with a client about…

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Self-Motivation: 3 Ways Today’s Youth Sport Culture is Killing It.
July 10, 2015

Today’s “professional model” of competitive youth sports has tremendous advantages over the former recreational sport model that most of us parents…

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3 Things Athletes SHOULDN’T Say to Themselves
June 8, 2015

In my 16 years working in the field of Sport Psychology, the number one thing my athletes have taught me (and…

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Pre-Competition Nerves: Managing The Butterflies
May 30, 2015

Everyone gets nervous, it’s a pretty normal part of the competitive experience. The jitters, “butterflies,” racing thoughts, increased muscle tension…

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What Are College Coaches REALLY Looking For?
July 31, 2013

What Are College Coaches REALLY Looking For? An except form our recent article in SportStars Magazine I recently had the great pleasure…

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