DAVID CHARLTON

Sport Psychology Support
Newcastle upon Tyne, England

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Think Better, Train Better, Perform Better

    Contact Information

  • Location
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    United Kingdom

    Company Details

  • Year Established
  • 2014
  • Professional Body
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Practitioner Psychologist
    British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Sport and Exercise Psychologist
  • Online Platforms Used
  • LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/dwcharlton/
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/MentalToughnessMatters/
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/dcharltonsport
  • Accepted Forms of Payments
  • Cash, Credit Card, Paypal or Bank Transfer
  • Preferred Currency
  • Pound
  • Areas of Expertise
  • The development of Mental Toughness in athletes, coaches and teams is a specialist area that I enjoy supporting athletes. Specifically, how they cope with challenges and high pressure situations I thrive on helping people.

    Golf and Football are 2 sports I've worked with 100's of athletes, however I also enjoy supporting Rugby players, Netball players, Cricketers, Racing Car Drivers, Gymnasts, Boxers, Horse Riders, Tennis Players, Triathletes, Swimmers... the list goes on.... on a daily basis
  • Languages
  • English
  • Qualifications
  • -Qualification in Sport and Exercise Psychology (Stage 2)
    -MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology
    -BSc Psychology
    -Certified Mind Factor and Performance Coach
    -NLP and Hypnotherapy Practitioner.
    -Personal Trainer
    -TALS Talented Athlete Lifestyle Support

More About DAVID CHARLTON

Are any of these statements true for you?

  • I know I can achieve more.

  • My team are not performing as a unit.

  • I perform well in practise but can’t put it together under pressure.

  • I think too much when performing or competing.

  • My focus could improve.

If so you may wish to read on.....

My Role

I'm David Charlton a HCPC Registered Sport and Exercise Psychologist and keen amateur golfer who still competes when I have opportunity around my work and small children. 

I offer a mobile consultancy service, where I travel (UK, Europe and Internationally) to meet individuals, teams and organisations at a venue of their choice.

My areas of special interest are Mental Toughness and Leadership development where I have a proven ability to help people achieve their goals, quickly.

Sport Psychology Expertise

To help clients my preference is to use strength and solution based approaches, cognitive restructuring, imagery and hypnosis - always with the clients ultimate goals in mind.

I also practise what I preach and personally I've meditated and do mindfulness exercises for a number of years and have seen first hand the benefits it has made to my own life and performance at work and in sport, including enhanced focus and concentration.

How Can I Help You?

  • By promoting a positive and fun environment
  • Make you feel valued and appreciated
  • Work with my clients as a team to accomplish results and win
  • Display openness and curiosity to learn from anyone and anywhere
  • Keep promises and commitments made to you

What I will not do?

  • Over complicate matters
  • Leave you to sink or swim

Please contact me, David Charlton, Sport Psychologist based near Newcastle Upon Tyne today on 07734 697769 or email info@sport-excellence.co.uk

Website www.sport-excellence.co.uk


DAVID CHARLTON Specialties


DAVID CHARLTON Blog Articles


Posted 01/05/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
Bullying -The Dark Side of Sport

by Alessia Bruno Have you been on the receiving end of bullying? What is bullying? ... View More


Posted 12/29/2020 by DAVID CHARLTON
How To Learn From Last Year

Set aside some time to reflect It’s nearly the end of the year.  Have you sat back and reflected... View More


Posted 12/08/2020 by DAVID CHARLTON
Is Sports Psychology Measurable?

Many people don't recognise that Sports Psychology can be measured in many ways... Sports psychology... View More


Posted 12/01/2020 by DAVID CHARLTON
Case Study: Developing A Fearless Approach With A Professional Footballer

Fear is very common in professional sport and can be overcome The Client: A centre forward who... View More


Posted 11/17/2020 by DAVID CHARLTON
35 Ways Mental Toughness Coaching Can Help Footballers

How important is the psychological side to you? I’ve supported 100s of footballers from youngsters who enjoy... View More


Posted 11/10/2020 by DAVID CHARLTON
Don’t Waste Another Lockdown

We’re now into Lockdown 2 – the craziness of 2020 continues. I’ll get straight to the point... View More


Posted 11/05/2020 by DAVID CHARLTON
Coaches - Are You and Your Team Pulling Together During Tough Times?

The culture of a team or club starts from the top Right now, we’re in the middle of a pandemic... View More


Posted 07/26/2019 by DAVID CHARLTON
What is Sport Psychology?

I would like to thank you for expressing an interest in improving your performances.  Athletes,coaches and administrators... View More


Posted 06/19/2019 by DAVID CHARLTON
How Can Sport Psychology Help You?

How can Sport Psychology help you? The first step in Sport Psychology or Mental Skills Training is to look inside... View More


Posted 01/12/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
How To Challenge Yourself In Training?

The level of intensity of your training is very important Do you find it tough to say motivated to... View More


DAVID CHARLTON Videos


Posted 02/26/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
041 How to Develop Interpersonal Confidence
041 How to Develop Interpersonal Confidence

To have confidence in your ability is a necessity to achieve your potential.  To have a lot of interpersonal confidence... Read More


Posted 02/19/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
040 Mental Toughness Compilation 004
040 Mental Toughness Compilation 004

Where does the time go! We’re now 40 episodes in so it’s time for another compilation episode which is... Read More


Posted 02/12/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
039 How to Develop Fearless Athletes
039 How to Develop Fearless Athletes

In this episode, John Fletcher who is recognized as an outstanding coach chats to me about helping athletes express... Read More


Posted 02/05/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
038 Playing Professional Women
038 Playing Professional Women's Rugby

Today I’m joined by Taz Bricknell, a professional rugby player for Worcester Warrior where she talks about the... Read More


Posted 01/29/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
037 Demystifying Mental Toughness
037 Demystifying Mental Toughness

Penny Mallory is a former Rally Champion and the first and only woman in the world to drive a World Rally Car for Ford.... Read More


Posted 01/22/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
How To Improve Your Intensity When Training And Competing
How To Improve Your Intensity When Training And Competing

In this solo episode, I share my thoughts on some difficulties that athletes are having during the coronavirus pandemic,... Read More


Posted 01/15/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
Thrive, Don’t Just Survive 2021
Thrive, Don’t Just Survive 2021

Today we talk about an extremely important topic, dealing with stress so that we don’t simply survive but move... Read More


Posted 01/08/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
034 David Charlton Gets Grilled By Nathan Sherratt
034 David Charlton Gets Grilled By Nathan Sherratt

After being interviewed on a series of podcasts, I realised there were parts of me that I haven’t talked about... Read More


Posted 01/04/2021 by DAVID CHARLTON
033 Mental Toughness Lessons From A World Champion
033 Mental Toughness Lessons From A World Champion

Aly Dixon is an English long-distance runner who currently holds the 50km world record and won the 2019 50km World... Read More


Posted 12/28/2020 by DAVID CHARLTON
032 How Can I Be Grateful For The Little Things
032 How Can I Be Grateful For The Little Things

David Charlton helps ambitious athletes to reach their aims, faster.  He supports a range of highly motivated... Read More


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