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Posted 01/22/2022 in Category 1

Find an Online Sport Psychologist

Find an Online Sport Psychologist

Consulting an online sport psychologist can be a great way of working on your mental skills and improving performance. It is great for sport psychologists and athletes who may not be able to work together  because of travel or other constraints. Likewise, online provision is great for people who wish to access the service of a sport psychologist but who may not have one in their local area, or are traveling so frequently the convenience of online support really fits in with their life.  This may be particularly the case for professional athletes who often have to travel extensively for training and competition. A further advantage of working with an online sport psychologist is that it is possible to access a person at the cutting edge of their discipline, because you have a global pool of talent to choose from. It also help people who would like the service of a consultant with a very specific expertise (for example in esports). 

Before getting your sport psychology support online it is worth making sure that you feel comfortable seeing the consultant virtually. It may be that for some people a face-to-face meeting is better.  

A private comfortable space is important so please think about where you would like to be for your sessions. 

Consider how you deal with technical difficulties. It may be possible to continue the session over the phone or alternatively reschedule.

One thing to consider is choosing a suitable platform. Your consultant will have experience in the network should be as secure as reasonably possible and, as far as is feasible, assures privacy. 

The three systems below are all popular, free, and use Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) 256-bits encryption and could be used in online consulting.  


You can find out more information on Skype here, and can download it here


For more information on Zoom security you can click here or you can find more information on its use here.


For more information on encryption with apple devices you can click here and find more information on Facetime here.

Also think about how you would like to pay. Options for payment include direct BACS transfer, or an electronic system like PayPal. 

In addition to working with an online sport psychologist you may also wish to consider some online sport psychology programs. These online courses can be a very effective way of developing your mental game for improved sport performance. 

Whether you wish to engage in mental training though online sport psychology courses, or though working with a sport psychologist online then we can help. You can browse our sport psychology courses or search our directory for an online sport psychologist to help you achieve your sporting goals.

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