Dr. Jay-Lee Nair | Psychologist, PhD Sport & Exercise Psychology

My focus is to provide psychological support to youth and adult individuals looking to raise their standard of performance and thrive under pressure with less stress and anxiety.

Skilled in the design and delivery of sport psychology support services to sport organisations in the form of group based mental skills training and individual consultations for athletes and coaches primarily in Swimming, Golf, and Gymnastics.

As a former USA NCAA Div-I, collegiate golf player with Academic All-American honours, I know what it takes to balance studies and sport at the elite level.

I also work extensively with psychological dilemmas in adults. I am experienced with adult ADHD, obsessive compulsive disorder, and perfectionism leading to anxiety and stress.

“In life and in sport we only have moments… pursue with passion, create with intensity and cherish always”

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Mentally Preparing for the Olympics

September 4th, 2016|0 Comments

The mental toughness training athletes undergo before reaching the Olympic stage is not typically well documented or understood. In this article, I will provide a behind-the-scenes look at the psychological preparation athletes go through before […]

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What Athletes can Learn from a Medical School Graduate

August 28th, 2016|0 Comments

Medical school is a grueling, pressure packed degree program that is longer than an Olympic cycle. There are significant lessons in mental toughness that athletes and all individuals in the pursuit of excellence can learn from successful med school students. To find out what it takes, I sat down with my brilliant twin sister, Carly Longbottom, who recently graduated with honours from medical school at the University of Western Australia.

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Why Your Child is Not Thriving and How to Turn it Around

July 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Social research in Asia suggests that our kids are under more pressure than ever, and the negative consequences are very real.

A recent prospectus study of 29 schools in Hong Kong revealed that 3 in 10 […]

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Dr Jay-Lee Nair is a sport and exercise psychologist for Mental Notes Consulting based In Singapore.
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