There have been references made in regards to the use of Hypnotherapy to enhance sports performance going back 1932. More recently, in his book ‘Golf My Way ‘(Nicklaus & Bowden, 1974), Jack Nicklaus describes the power of imagery as the single most important element in achieving high levels of performance. The ‘The Effects of Hypnosis… Continue reading Athletic Potency: Psychology, Skill or Practice?
Human beings enjoy routine. It provides a sense of stability. I believe that this is why the rituals of practicing meditation and yoga are often so helpful, so popular and so highly recommended, because they have proven to provide comfort and a sense of participatory fulfillment.
Funny. Ha Ha. Laughter is contagious. It’s also universal. When you laugh, there is no question that you either find something funny or ‘laughable’, for whatever reason. We all have an inherent capacity for laughter. We do know that laugher occurs because of different feelings within the body, like being tickled, or the brain producing… Continue reading Laughter. Is it on your to do list?
According to the Royal College of Psychiatrists ‘Anxiety affects about one in every ten people at some point in their lives. Anxiety is the normal human feeling of fear that we all experience when faced with threatening or difficult situations. It can help us to avoid dangerous situations, making us alert and giving us the… Continue reading Is Anxiety Getting the Best of You?