Welcome to Beat Golf Putting Yips. I’m Dr. Patrick Cohn, author of The Mental Art of Putting and Going Low. Are you tired of inconsistent putting? Do you wish you didn’t have to putt? I've been a mental coach to PGA Tour golfers for over 20 years and helped golfers overcome the putting yips, chipping yips, and the full-swing yips.
Here at Beat Golf Putting Yips, you learn proven mental game strategies to help you overcome the negative affects of the yips in golf and release your putting genius. Start by downloading my free golf putting anti-yips drills report and please browse my golf putting yips articles.
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Does the frustration from yipping cause a spill over effect into other areas of your game? According to one reader, David, he thinks that, on hit worst yipping days, it leaks into the rest of his game. He went on to say there are three reasons for this: Missing short putts puts a premium on getting close. General frustration blurs a … [Beat the Yips...]
Dave recently wrote me to say his putting yips are not mechanical nor technique related, but rather between the ears... Dave said, "I finished my worst-yipping round ever (42 putts), and headed straight for the practice green." He went on to say... "I tossed down two balls and aimed at a hole about 30 feet away. The first ball went in; the … [Beat the Yips...]
Having expectations for your golf game contributes to the yips cycle and here is why... Whether you expect to yip a shot or expect to make all three-footers, expectations don’t help you swing the club or putter freely. Expectations are unwritten demands that you place on yourself about your performance or golf scores. For example, “I sho … [Beat the Yips...]
In "Sessions with Doc," Dr. Patrick Cohn answers your sports psychology and mental training questions about managing perfectionism in athletes. Visit Peaksports.com and click on contact us to submit your question for Dr. Cohn to answer in his mental game videocast or podcast. Here's the question Dr. Cohn answers this week about Overcoming … [Beat the Yips...]
What's the number one drill to help you overcome the yips? This is the topic of a recent question one golfer asked in my golf yips survey: "With all your experience, what would be the number one drill/advice that works for 'most' golfers you work with?" The honest answer is that I don't have one drill that helps golfer stop … [Beat the Yips...]
In "Sessions with Doc," Dr. Patrick Cohn answers your sports psychology and mental training questions about having stable confidence in sports. Visit Peaksports.com and click on contact us to submit your question for Dr. Cohn to answer in his mental game videocast or podcast. Here's the question Dr. Cohn answers this week about how to boost … [Beat the Yips...]
What are the full-swing yips in golf? The full-swing yips are another variety of the … [Yips tip...]
Are the chipping yips caused by a mental or physical problem? The debate is still … [Yips tip...]
Are the putting or golf yips caused my mental or physical problems? Depends on who … [Yips tip...]