Finding Success in Sports and in Life
Exercise Science | Psychology
A lot of life lessons can be learned from sports. Josie Nicholson, Ph.D. is a sports psychologist and in this talk she talks about what how overcoming obstacles in sports sets up for success in all areas of life. Josie Nicholson is a Licensed Psychologist specializing in sport performance and a Certified Mental Performance Consultant. A native of Oxford, MS, Dr. Nicholson joined Ole Miss Athletic’s Health and Sport Performance Staff in 2012. She received a B.A. in Psychology and Visual Arts from Loyola University New Orleans where she was a student-athlete and her M.S. and Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship in sport psychology at the University of Florida. Josie and her husband Steven have two sons and two German Shepherds. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx
Nicholson, Josie, "Finding Success in Sports and in Life" (2019). TEDxUM. 55.