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The Golf Psychology Podcast

Nov 11, 2018

 Dr. Patrick Cohn, golf psychology expert and author of the "Golfer's Mental Edge" CD program and Breaking The Yips Cycle DVD program, teaches amateur to tour professional golfers how to improve their mental game of golf using golf psychology strategies developed over the last 20 years of his career.

Have you ever heard of the term "yips" in golf?

In this week's golf psychology session, mental game of golf expert and author of The Mental Game of Golf, Dr. Cohn, responds to a question from Darin who wants to know more about the yips in golf.

Darin wrote in and said:

"What are the yips? I've been a coach for 40 years and never heard of them. I can surmise what they are from your article, but please can you explain what they are?"

What happens in your swing is tat it feels like you're stabbing, yipping, pulling back, freezing...

A lot of golfers describe it as if someone has control over their arms like they lose full control of their arms and then they jerk and stab the ball.

But, where do they yips come from?

Listen to the podcast now to learn what mental game tips Dr. Cohn gives to golfers about where the yips come from.

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