Freeing Up Your Golf Swing How much should you think over your putts or shots? Great question... One golfer wrote in to tell me he's starting to understand that over thinking or being too conscious of what he's doing does not help.... This is what Mark had to say: "The yips are definitely mental, caused by doubt and self-consciousness,
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Welcome to Beat Golf Putting Yips. I’m Dr. Patrick Cohn, psychology of the yips expert. 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.
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How To Improve Your Putting Here's the question of the week from my yips survey: "How do I keep my concentration or routine on short putts? It seems like I have no control over my putting stroke in competition when I have 2-5 footers." Your putting routine is very important to helping you make putts and perform consistently. That's because
Overcoming Pressure From Having The Yips John recently wrote to tell me he's make progress with his putting yips... What was interesting is the fact that he's owned up to the idea that the yips are not physical, but totally mental... "What really stuck with me was owning up to the fact that I have the yips.... then knowing that part of it is
How Can You Solve The Yips? Lot's of golfers have completed my survey on the yips... What's amazing is how golfers are trying to solve the yips. Here's just a sample of what people are saying about solutions--solutions that are not working: "Made a grip change along with focus on mechanics in practice to increase confidence in stroke...
How Do You Get Rid of The Yips? Lot's of golfers have been asking the following about the yips: --How do you get rid of them? --What's the cure? --Will they disappear eventually? --Do you have a permanent cure? --Find me the switch-off button! So, I have to clarify one thing... An instant cure does not exist for the yips. I hope I have
Stop Focusing On The Outcome To Overcome Yips If you have been following my tips, you know I talk a lot about not focusing on the outcome, right? Why? The outcome is the consequence of missing or making a shot or putt. Golfers often feel like a putt is life or death when they have the yips. This is because they focus too much on what the
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What are the full-swing yips in golf? The full-swing yips are another variety of the yips in golf. They are different than the putting … [Read Putting Yips Tip...]
Are the chipping yips caused by a mental or physical problem? The debate is still ongoing and the answer depends on who you ask in … [Read Putting Yips Tip...]
Are the putting or golf yips caused my mental or physical problems? Depends on who you ask about this phenomenon. Golf psychologists … [Read Putting Yips Tip...]
Not every golfer will experience the putting yips during a career. According to Wikipedia, Mayo Clinic researchers found that more than … [Read Putting Yips Tip...]