Title: Director of Mental Skills
Bio: Sam Maniar, Ph.D. has served as SPIRE’s Director of Mental Skills Training since 2016. He is responsible for overseeing the content development and delivery of mental skills training to all of SPIRE’s athletes. Additionally, he supervises all of SPIRE’s mental conditioning coaches. He is the founder of the Center for Peak Performance, where he and his team provide sport psychology and executive coaching services.
Dr. Sam has served as a full-time Sport Psychologist with the Cleveland Browns, Ohio State Buckeyes, and the Alliance of American Football. Additionally, he has provided sport psychology consultation and/or contracted services to the Chicago Cubs, Indianapolis Colts, Washington State University, the University of Akron, and numerous high schools across the country.
Currently, his clients range from middle school to Olympic to professional athletes. Dr. Sam uses performance psychology and his extensive experience as a foundation to help individuals and teams pursue their potential. He is a licensed psychologist in the state of Ohio.
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