Dr. Patrick Cohn, golf psychology expert and author of the "Golfer's Mental Edge" CD program and Breaking The Yips Cycle DVD program, teaches amateur to tour professional golfers how to improve their mental game of golf using golf psychology strategies developed over the last 20 years of his career.
Do you have a young golfer that looks like a star in practice, plays great in practice rounds, but then gets to the golf course and shoots maybe 15 shots over what he does in the practice round?
In this week's golf psychology session, mental game of golf expert and author of The Mental Game of Golf, Dr. Cohn, responds to a question from Megan about her approach shots.
"I’m looking for help with my son… He’s a very good golfer but he doesn’t do well in tournaments. He hits the ball beautifully in practice and he play all the time. In casual rounds he plays great, but when he plays in the junior tournaments, he’s shooting in the high 80’s. What can you do to help him?"
Why do some golfers perform much better in their practice rounds than they do in their tournament rounds?
This is the most common reason why golfers are indicated for mental coaching…
There is something changing when they go from practice to tournament rounds.
Listen to the podcast now to learn what mental game tips Dr. Cohn gives to help golfers bring their practice round to tournament rounds.
Visit Golf Psychology Coach for more mental game articles