Author(s): Jim Afremow
Your ultimate guide to overcoming losses and injuries and achieving greatness on and off the field.Leading sports psychologist Jim Afremow, author of "The Champion s Mind," knows what makes good athletes great, especially when they come back to win after facing devastating injuries, tough obstacles, or seemingly insurmountable odds. Making a comeback isn t just about raw talent or athletic ability it s the mental game that counts most.In "The Champion s Comeback," he offers winning strategies for athletes of any age or skill level to get mentally psyched for competition, quickly rebound after a loss, and overcome injuries (and the fear of re-injury). Afremow explores the psychology of commitment and shows you how to develop the core confidence of repeat champions.Featuring unique tips and advice, including guided imagery scripts, easy-to-follow mental training exercises, and motivating stories of famous comeback athletes, "The Champion s Comeback" is the ultimate athlete s handbook, encouraging you to not only stay in the game but also achieve greatness, no matter what."
Jim Afremow, PHD, is a leading sports psychology consultant and licensed counselor. He is the founder of Good to Gold Medal, PLLC, former sports psychology consultant at Arizona State University, and author of "The Champion s Mind." He has worked closely with athletes at all levels, including pros from the MLB, NBA, WNBA, NFL, NHL, PGA Tour, and LPGA Tour. He lives in Phoenix, AZ."