Empowering athletes and teams to reach greater potential.

Athlete Alive

Is an independent Clinical Psychology practice. Athlete Alive is passionate about working with people who are worried about how they are feeling, thinking and acting.

PartnersThe British psychological society

Greaves Sports www.greavessports.com

Scotish Insitute of Sport

Sport Scotland

Sometimes people find it difficult to share their worries with others close to them or they feel that things have got so difficult that they wish to seek professional advice. Athlete Alive is a non-judgemental, empathic service which aims to support individuals, families and those who wish to be involved in the care of the named client (teachers, coaches, carers etc).

These are examples of the kind of issues people consult Athlete Alive about:

  • Eating and body image difficulties
  • Problems associated with injury/illness
  • Life transitions i.e. retiring from sport
  • Relationship issues & team dynamics
  • Obsessive and compulsive problems
  • Low mood, sadness and anxiety
  • Ongoing emotional symptoms relating to traumatic event(s)
  • Relationship issues
  • Drug and alcohol related problems
  • Loss and grief