to The International Mental Game Coaching Association! The
IMGCA is proud to have you as a visitor.
As the leading mental game coaching association worldwide,
the IMGCA keeps an eye to the future, responding to the exciting
challenges of a global, interdependent, multicultural, and
technologically advanced society. Our aims are to provide
the most extensive collection of information about the mental
game to the general public and to provide the best educational
and professional experience for each of our members. Our programs
are constantly evolving to meet global 21st-century advancements.
The mental game addresses every mind-body issue imaginable
in business, sports and life. A mental game practitioner can
assist individuals, groups, teams and organizations achieve
excellence in these broad arenas:
- Habit Formation
- Health Issues and Injury Recovery
- Coaching, Mentoring, Managing and Leading
Mental game coaching is applied psychology around the mind-body
connection, in a wide variety of disciplines. Mental game
scientific knowledge and practical clinical expertise allow
practitioners to elevate their work to an art form.
These are just some of the people who use mental game theories
and applications in their work and recreation: Coaches, teachers,
athletes, parents, sports officials, sports administrators,
trainers, mind-body practitioners, researchers, health and
fitness experts, medical professionals, movement specialists,
counselors and psychotherapists, sport psychology consultants,
the media, hypnosis professionals, personal and professional
coaches, chiropractors, martial arts trainers and more.
If you are a member of the media, we are always pleased to
help you with background, quotes or consultation for your
articles and other projects. We have numerous experts available
to answer your questions.
There are many opportunities to become
involved in IMGCA, at many levels, as a volunteer, association
leader, article author and others.
We hope you will find the mental game strategies in our hundreds
of articles educational, practical and thought-provoking.
We have active links to a world-wide
network of over 250 sports and mind-body associations, journals,
magazines, institutes and colleges and universities. The IMGCA
Advisory Board is comprised of mental game experts from
around the globe. We offer IMGCA
memberships in five categories, with over 20 member benefits.
You can benefit from the IMGCA, even if you are not a member,
by visiting often to read the new articles we add each month.
Explore our website to see the excellence that the IMGCA has
to offer, whether you are seeking to enhance and diversify
your coaching, teaching, consulting or practitioner career,
seeking information on the latest mental game research and
best practices, or discovering the benefits of becoming
IMGCA Certified as a Mental Game Practitioner at any of
the four levels.
I am delighted that you have decided to explore the IMGCA
community, and we always welcome any questions or comments
you may have about how we can better serve you.
Thank you for visiting The International Mental Game Coaching
Bill Cole, MS, MA
IMGCA Founder and President