"Headgames website is full of motivational and positive materials for athletes. I purchased a CD that helped with mental visualization and overcoming fears. It was worth every penny! My athlete listened to the CD the first night and I could see that she was very happy to have another "tool" to help her. I highly recommend any of Headgames’ materials."
Kim
Parent of an Athlete



About

Alison Arnold, Ph.D.
Founder

 

"Awakener"; "Fear liberator"; "Sparkplug". Alison is the Peak Performance consultant to USA Women's Gymnastics, United States Figure Skating, and Australian Aerial Skiing. Presenter at the 5th International Olympic Committee's Congress on Sport Science in Sydney.  Peak performance consultant to amateur, professional, and collegiate, individuals and teams in a variety of sports ranging from baseball to wakeboarding. Creator and facilitator of corporate seminars15 years studying Eastern philosophy (and still a beginner). Tamer of the Monkey-mind. Spent 12 weeks studying the mind with the Masters in Nepal, 4 weeks in a Thai forest monastery, 3 weeks in the Amazon jungle in Peru, 2 weeks in silence integrating it all, and still made it back to tell about it. International presenter and author of several mental toughness training manuals including, "The Athlete Warrior:  Advanced mental training for the advanced athlete."  Alison's thought-leading seminars and keynote speeches  have been described as "dynamic presentation with tools that change lives".


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Jennifer Roitman-Seamans, M.A.


 

Jennifer, an associate of Head Games since 2000, is a former club gymnast from New York and competed for the Division I University of Vermont gymnastics team.  She has her Masters Degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology from the Arizona School of Professional Psychology. 

Her 20+ years of involvement at various levels of competitive gymnastics has led her to the belief that that the lessons we need to master in order to achieve excellence in sport are identical to the lessons we must master in order to achieve excellence in life. Jennifer works with athletes, parents and coaches nationwide and lives for that “a-ha!” moment, where mental training and physical training meet to create greatness and has a passion for working with athletes in transition from the “sport world” to the “real world”.

Jennifer currently resides in Atkinson, New Hampshire with her husband Paul and their son Andrew.

 







Janae Whittaker Ali- As seen on NBC’s ‘Starting Over’


 

 

Janae Whittaker Ali is a former championship gymnast and captain of the Penn State University gymnastics team. Suffering a devastating career ending knee injury her senior year, Janae persevered, honoring her commitment to gymnastics. She is now a warrior for supporting athletes. She is bold, she is fun and her passion for life is highly contagious. 

Her highlights as a Professional Life Coach and Mental Trainer include:
· Featured coach on NBC’s hit T.V. show – ‘Starting Over’, Janae worked with a star athlete in moving beyond the challenges of transitioning out of sport.
· Worked with and interviewed many celebrity athletes (including Mary Lou Retton, Dan Millman, Joe Ehrmann and more).
· National speaker for Olympic, professional, NCAA and club level teams.
· Founder of Harmony in the Home and Rhythm of Love Ministries.
· Changing the lives of athletes from  NFL players to Pro BMX riders and 8 year old gymnasts.

She resides in Carlsbad, California with her loving husband Russell and two incredible sons – Rohan and Royce. They enjoy a fun, faith filled, loving and spontaneously adventurous family life – highlighted by taking RV tours around the country - conducting workshops at churches.