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021: Understanding our Mindset with Mind of the Athlete

021: Understanding our Mindset with Mind of the Athlete Dr Megan Cannon

Mindset Over Matter

Your mindset is a powerful thing in regards to a daily commitment. It can allow us to do some amazing stuff. But like the body, we have to take care of it and maintain it. Today’s co-host helps us do exactly that. Dr. Megan Cannon from MindoftheAthlete.com helps athletes from various levels deal with their mindset and understand how to overcome negativity.


021: Understanding our Mindset with Mind of the Athlete Dr Megan Cannon

On This Episode You Will Hear:

  • [01:46] Up and coming events
  • [02:29] Megan enjoys working with the college athletes, Her team works with the athletes one on one. This helps them through the hard times and which helps them thrive and control their Mindset
  • [03:38] Getting into sports Psychology
  • [05:41] Mind of the leader
  • [07:58] As a leader are you using an active listening skill set
  • [09:40] Mistypes of communications
  • [12:39] What is your learning style
  • [13:42] Behaviors we do always serve as a function
  • [14:44] We all get nervous. Take a breath. Put in the work
  • [19:36] We all need our accountability partners
  • [21:46] If your mind is not in it, you need to take a rest day
  • [24:37] You have to have those outlets to stop you from exploding
  • [28:58] Stop, breath and be aware of the thoughts that are going on in your head
  • [34:12] Myth busting on Journaling
  • [37:58] Self-talk, the good and the bad and body image.
  • [44:41] Understanding a negative mindset and where to find Megan
  • [46:49] A lot of success is breed from athletics
  • [48:51] A talk on sleep
  • [49:40] Final Words

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Final Words

When any of us go through those dark times, we go through those struggles, which inevitably happen to us. They get thrown at us, we get curve balls and the most important thing to remember is it is not permanent. Right now you may be stuck at this moment. It may appear to last forever, and you can’t see the end of the tunnel, but it is there.

When we go through things, when there are those struggles, it’s that awareness, that ability to see that there is another side of this. It’s not permanent. You can get help. You can get resources. You can get out of it with the aid of others, companies, podcasts, etc.

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