I have had the pleasure of working with Dr. Kays for my entire professional soccer career and what a difference it made. Being a professional soccer player, there is more to the game than wins and losses. This past year Dr. Kays helped me with the mental aspect of the game. Through literature and “mind…

Jon Busch Goalie, San Jose Earthquakes. Goal Keeper of the Year, 2008

Dr. Kays has not only been an outlet for me to vent my frustrations, express my fears and acknowledge my accomplishments, he has been a friend. It is easy to get out there and play when your mind is at ease. Dr Kays makes it possible to free your mind of outside distractions and simply…

Kyle Martino MLS Color Analyst Former MLS Player, Columbus Crew and LA Galaxy

Working with Dr. Kays has propelled me to achieve a greater sense of mental toughness on and off the tennis court. I take his new book ‘Sports Psychology for Dummies’ wherever I go and it’s great to have accessible knowledge at your fingertips. He has also made efforts to watch me play and has even…

Lilia Osterloh Former Professional Tennis Player Ranked in Top 50 in the World

I have known Todd Kays for almost five years now. He is tremendously respected in his field and I have no doubt that he is the next Bob Rotella! Todd is a wonderful person who can provide a positive approach to anyone’s game. Todd works with many different athletes from many different sports. He is…

Matt Smith

Dr. Kays has helped me take my game to the next level. He has made it possible for me to play at the Division I level in college. There is no way I could have ever gotten this far without him. I am looking forward to getting even better and better during my senior year…

Kyle Morris

This is my second year with the Columbus Crew as the Head Athletic Trainer. I feel that we have the best and most comprehensive medical and coaching staff in Major League Soccer. At this level of competition, the mental aspect of sports conditioning is one of the most important pieces to a healthy and successful…

Craig A. Devine, PT, ATC Former Head Athletic Trainer Columbus Crew

The mental skills Todd teaches allow musicians to move from the realm of technical execution towards artistry. Mental training can make it possible for performers to realize their full potential, both in the practice room and in front of an audience. As a performing musician, I notice the difference the practice of these skills makes…

Dr. Jennifer Parker-Harley Assistant Professor of Flute University of South Carolina

Dr. Todd Kays has been instrumental in my understanding of the mental aspect of sport. Working with him dramatically improved my ability to prepare and implement a mental training plan for my team. His knowledge and insight has been an assistance on countless occasions, and his guidance in the most difficult situations has been invaluable.…

Andrew Teitelbaum Head Women's Rowing Coach The Ohio State University

Dr. Kays has made such a tremendous difference for the coaching staff, players and the entire Crew organization. His dedication, creativity, motivation, and presence have been a vital reason for our success, including being the 2002 US Open Cup Champions. We have become one of the most mentally tough teams in the MLS because of…

Greg Andrulis

I have personally worked with Dr. Todd Kays and watched the growth of individuals and groups that have benefited from his philosophy, knowledge and understanding. Dr. Kays helps to reveal confidence, develop strategies, organize information and guide individuals who aspire to be the best. As the margin of victory becomes narrow at the top, those…

Lori Walker Head Womens Soccer Coach The Ohio State University

Dr. Todd Kays has been a great asset to the Ohio State Women’s Golf Team and coaching staff for the past 8 years. His expertise with the game of golf has been a key component with developing Lady Buckeye golfers. His insights are just as important as the many physical skills that most players only…

Therese Hession Head Womens Golf Coach The Ohio State University

Wow!! What a comprehensive manual for coaches and athletes. Leif and Todd have compiled a terrific resource for serious competitors. Every encounter that awaits the coach and player is addressed. This book needs to be on every coaches desk and in every players locker.

Jim Tressel Former Head Football Coach The Ohio State University