Giving you up to date golf Psychology information
Welcome to Think Clearly Golf
The next step in your journey to a better golf game.
Created by James Lambdon, a Chartered Sport Psychologist registered with the HCPC, this is a membership platform with a difference.
Why thinking positively may NOT be helping your golf game
Golf is full of variety, and given that no two shots experienced are the same, there is a clear need to possess an ability to adapt to each situation presented. Be it our swing, our approach, or our mindset, we must adapt.
Pay attention to the details that matter: How to improve your focus
How many times have you focussed so hard on the line of a putt, that when it comes to hitting it, you get the weight of the putt wrong and end up missing it?
Such experiences offer insight into the nature of your attention and demonstrates how your ability to focus can work for or against you.
A beginner’s guide to imagery
Many golfers want to know more about the psychological skill, imagery. And who would blame them. On multiple occasions, throughout the 2019 Masters at Augusta, references were made (from former players and coaches) outlining how the champion, Tiger Woods uses this psychological skill to help him execute his desired shot.
Why trying to concentrate for a full round of golf is a waste of time
One of the most common reasons for underperformance in golf is attributed to momentary or prolonged lapses in concentration. So what can you do about this, and how do you prevent this from happening? You start, by changing the way you look at concentration and the demands of the game…
What should I look for in a Sport Psychologist?
A practitioner’s knowledge, experience, competence, training background, professional accreditation, and qualification level are all vital components when selecting your sport psychologist. But many golfers don’t know where to start and what to look for. This is where Think Clearly Golf comes in…