All posts by Dr Joseph Parent
What is Your Target?
Our actions are shaped by our intentions. Make your intention for playing your shot a positive one, that is directed toward your target. When I ask golfers the purpose of making a golf swing, most of them...
- Posted April 13, 2016
The Three Kinds of Post-Shot Routine
An ideal post-shot routine will help you build confidence from success and learn from mistakes. Here are three post-shot routines to use for different kinds of results: 1) Very Good Results: Build confidence with statements that reinforce...
- Posted March 23, 2016
Adjust Your Attitude
Somewhere in ancient India, there was a king whose feet were very sensitive. He complained constantly about the kingdom’s roads, which were rough and rocky. Finally, the king decided he would have all the roads covered with...
- Posted March 16, 2016
Unconditional Confidence – The Mental Game of Champions
“I don’t hit every green. I don’t birdie every hole. I don’t win every tournament. But I believe I will.” —Tiger Woods, 2000 What sets champions apart from the also-rans? Their mental game. The cornerstone...
- Posted February 26, 2016
3 Keys for Playing Your Best
“Ask yourself how many shots you would have saved if you always developed a strategy before you hit, always played within your capabilities, never lost your temper, and never got down on yourself.” — Jack Nicklaus No...
- Posted February 15, 2016