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Sport Psychology Institute Northwest is excited to announce the following Upcoming Events:

How to be an Amazing Sports Parent workshop
Raising a young athlete can be at the same time: rewarding and frustrating, exhilarating and boring, energizing and exhausting! Join SPINw Director Brian Baxter to learn how to be the best sports parent you can be. There will be plenty of time for Q and A to answer your specific questions and concerns you may have about how to best support your young athletes.

Two workshops – Sunday, Oct 29 and Wednesday, Nov 8th
Oregon Sports Offices – 4840 SW Western Blvd, Portland, OR

If form isn’t working, click here to register for this workshop

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Past Events: Sport Psychology Institute Northwest participates in various events all year. Contact us if you’d like a mental game presence at your event.

Evolution Healthcare and Fitness – April 23, May 21, and June 11

April 23 – Thoughts – How to Focus Your Thoughts for Maximum Performance
May 21 – Emotions – How to Manage Pre-Performance Anxiety and Emotions in Performance

June 11 – Visualization – Maximize Performance through Visualizing Success

 

Soccer Tryout Prep Workshop – May 1, 2016


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Tryouts can be a stressful time in a young athlete’s life. Brian has over 20 years coaching experience and has been through over 100 tryouts as a player, coach, parent, and sport psychology consultant. This workshop will give athletes a mental edge to allow them to play relaxed, confident and focused for tryouts.

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Oregon State Referees Big Training Weekend

May 21, 2016 – Portland, OR (Concordia University).  Brian Baxter will present the Mental Game for Referees.  2 sessions:  2:45pm and 4:00pm.
Click here for more information.

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Chris Bagg Coaching Group Triathlete Training Camp

May 27-30, 2016 – Bend, OR.  We will present on sport psychology at this camp over Memorial Day Weekend. Click here for more information on this camp.

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Oregon Football Association 3D Camp

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TBA, 2016 – OFA 3D Camp, Eugene, OR  – The SPINw team will be providing the mental skills training and sport psychology techniques to the high school seniors at this unique football camp.  Details to follow.

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Sports Mindset Gameplan 1 hour Workshop

Learn the basics of sport psychology and the mental game – build confidence and mental toughness through focus and positive mindset.  Each participant will receive a copy of the workbook, The Sports Mindset Gameplan

Age: This workshop is for athletes age 13 and older
Skill Level: All skill levels welcome (youth, high school, college, professional)

SPINw Mental Game Workshop April 2016 (1)

Psychology of Coaching Workshop – April 24, 2016

SPINw Psych of Coaching Mental Game Workshop April 24, 2016

Sports Mindset Gameplan 1 hour Workshop

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February 21, 2016 – 7:30 – 8:30pm at the Oregon Sports Offices 4840 Western Avenue, Beaverton, OR 97005

Learn the basics of sport psychology and the mental game – build confidence and mental toughness through focus and positive mindset.  Each participant will receive a copy of the workbook, The Sports Mindset Gameplan

Age: This workshop is for athletes age 13 and older
Skill Level: All skill levels welcome (youth, high school, college, professional)

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It’s 90% Mental! Mental Game Workshop

February 28, 2016 – 5pm – 6pm  at Evolution Healthcare and Fitness

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Had an amazing workshop with runners, triathletes, tennis players, motocross riders, and more!

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Dealing with Negative and Overly Involved Parents in Athletics

February 6, 2016 – 11am – 12noon at Gladstone High School

Greetings from the Oregon Women Sports Leadership Network (OWSLN) Steering Committee – 

Hopefully, you have saved the date and will join us for the 2016 OWSLN annual workshop on Sat., Feb. 6th at Gladstone HS. We have a terrific line-up again this year and look forward to sharing some great resource information with you to assist you in working with your female athletes.

As always, one of our organization’s goals is to help women who coach girls network and share resources; so feel free to pass this information along to other women coaches who would benefit from attending!

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US Lacrosse Men’s and Women’s Officials

January 23, 2016 – Mental Game of Refereeing – Keynote Presentation at LAXCON

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Sports Mindset Gameplan Workshop
(for athletes age 12+)

September 20th – 6:00-8:00pm – SPINw Classroom, downtown Portland

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Join SPINw Director Brian Baxter for this interactive 2 hour mental game workshop.

Athletes will get an in-depth and personal look at confidence and mental toughness, and begin to build and strengthen their own Sports Mindset Gameplan.  Each athlete receives a copy of the book as part of the class.

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Club Soccer Tryout Prep Workshop

Two options: Saturday, May 2rd, 2015: 4:00-5:00pm or 5:30-6:30pm

Portland Sport Psychology Workshop

Cost $30/athlete | Includes copy of The Sports Mindset Gameplan

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Psychology of Coaching – 3 hour workshop for coaches

1pm – 4pm | Cost $75/coach | Includes copy of The Sports Mindset Gamplan

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Both led by Brian Baxter, MA Sport Psychology

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January 2015

3 week series with Jimmy Yoo, MA Sport Psychology
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Week 1 – Saturday January 3 – Confidence and Mental Toughness – A mental game intro
Week 2 – Saturday January 10 – Cultivating a Positive Mindset
Week 3 – Saturday January 17 – Emotional Control – Strategies to handle the ups and downs in sport

Time:  11:00am – 12noon
Location: SPINw classroom – 317 SW Alder St, Portland, OR
Cost: $25/class or $60/series

 

 


Jesuit sport psychology

Brian Baxter presented at this amazing conference on Saturday, October 4th, 2014


sport psychology portland basketball coachesPsychology of Coaching – Oregon Athletic Coaches Association Basketball Clinic

Brian held 2 breakout sessions on the mental game of coaching.


SPINw in the News – May 10, 2014 – The Oregonian

Brian Baxter of Sport Psychology Institute NW lays out what children and parents have to gain from rooting for a team.

http://www.oregonlive.com/kiddo/index.ssf/2014/05/raising_sports_fans_tips_for_p.html

 

October 25, 2013

Brian Baxter SPINw sport psychology Portland SPINw’s Brian Baxter was interviewed by KGW for a segment about sports parenting. To hear Brian’s sport psychology take on what it means to be a great sports parent, click here.
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May 12, 2015
Glen and Jimmy presented on the mental game for Triathletes for the Portland Triathlete Club.

Glen talking sport psychology to a great group of triathletes.

Glen talking sport psychology to a great group of triathletes.

 

January 10-12, 2014
SPINw was a vendor Northwest Baseball Convention
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