Sports Psychology Certification

Learn a Proven System for Teaching Athletes Mental Game Skills!

Top Mental Coach to Professional and Amateur Athletes Teaches a Unique Mental Game Coaching Professional Certification (MGCP) Course to Coaches, Life Coaches, and Therapists. Join one on three live courses per year or complete the self-paced course on your own time.

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About MGCP Certification

Get Certified with Peak Performance Sports

Get mental game coaching and proven mental training strategies and tools to help your athletes improve confidence and success in sports mental coach certification program.

If you are a sports psychologist in training, sports coach, life coach, therapist or psychologist, you learn how to improve mental toughness in athletes! Learn Dr. Cohn’s proven mental coaching system for instilling confidence and success in athletes!

You’ll tap into Dr. Cohn’s 30+ years of experience as a mental game coach to junior to professional athletes. A one-of-a-kind mental coach certification course, the Mental Game Coaching Professional (MGCP) program teaches you how to do assessments and teach mental toughness skills.

In addition to a license to use the AMAP, participants learn from video case studies, sessions summaries, mental training worksheets, and much more!

In the 10-week mental coach certification course, you meet with other professionals and Dr. Cohn live via video conference technology to discuss what’s working with athletes today.

You will get practical, expert mental coach training as you learn how to do assessments, teach mental training strategies to athletes, and respond to over 18 case studies in the course. Apply today to the MGCP certification program and get certified as a Mental Game Coaching Professional.


3 Course Options

Video Conferencing

Self-Paced Course

Take the non-certification self-paced course and go at your own pace. Upgrade later to full course.

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Live Certification

Enroll in the live 10-week certification course with others. Great for interaction.

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Private Certification

Enroll in the one-on-one certification and focus on your sport. Set your meeting time.

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Leaders in Mental Coach Certification

Coach Certification

A one-of-a-kind program, the MGCP certification program teach coaches, therapists, and life coaches a proven system for doing mental training with athletes–from assessment to follow up…

  • 19 Years of Experience Certifying Coaches
  • Proven Track Record of Success
  • MGCP Coaches Worldwide
  • Three Course Options

What Participants Say…

“Thank you for delivering such a great certification program. The MGCP program was a game changer for me! I received a clear plan to take help me train athletes on the mental game.”

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Rick Sessinghaus

Certified MGCP

“Thank you very much for the opportunity to take your MGCP Course. I am so happy I was able to take this class with you. I am excited to utilize this throughout the next year. Thanks for doing what you do!”

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Jennifer Chronberger

Certified MGCP

MGCP Certification Team

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Patrick Cohn, Ph.D.

Program Director

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Georgia Miller, M.A

Mental Performance Coach

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Jaclyn Ellis, M.S.

Mental Performance Coach

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Dr. Cohn (right) with Golfer

About Your Instructor

Dr. Patrick Cohn is the creator of the Mental Game Coaching Professional Certification program. He helps sports coaches, life coaches, and sports psychology professionals expend their mental game coaching practice.

As the president and founder of Peak Performance Sports (Orlando, Florida), Dr. Patrick J. Cohn has taught athletes and coaches mental skills and sports psychology techniques for over 30 years.

Having earned his doctoral degree in Education specializing in Sports Psychology from the University of Virginia (1991), Dr. Cohn has extensively interviewed and coached thousands of athletes to understand the mental keys to enter “the zone” faster and perform better. Learn more about Dr. Cohn


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