The Inner Game Books
Changing How We Work and Play
When first published in 1974, the Inner Game of Tennis was a real revelation. Instead of serving up technique, it concentrated on the fact that, as Gallwey wrote, “Every game is composed of two parts, an outer game and an inner game.” The former is played against opponents, and is filled with lots of contradictory advice; the latter is played not against, but within the mind of the player, and its principal obstacles are self-doubt and anxiety.
Gallwey’s revolutionary thinking, built on a foundation of Zen thinking and humanistic psychology, was really a primer on how to get out of your own way to let your best game emerge. It was sports psychology before the two words were pressed against each other and codified into an accepted discipline. Tim Gallwey has masterfully applied the Inner Game to Sports, as well as Business and Health…
About the Author
Tim Gallwey’s game changing work on the performance psychology field has evolved over four decades to develop Inner Game methods of change to corporate culture. His long term clients included Apple, AT&T, The Coca Cola Company, and Rolls Royce where he applied The Inner Game of coaching for Leadership, Sales, Change management and Teamwork, Gallwey’s work has often been credited as the foundation of the new fields of corporate and life coaching.
Available Inner Game Books
The Inner Game of Tennis
The Inner Game of Tennis is a revolutionary program for overcoming the self-doubt, nervousness, and lapses of concentration that can keep a player from winning.
The Inner Game of Golf
The Inner Game teaches practical, repeatable techniques that can allow you to enhance both your performance and enjoyment at home, at work and on the playing field.
The Inner Game of Work
In this day, when many talk of accelerating learning in organizations but few have actually done it, the words of a master are timely indeed.” – Peter M. Senge
The Inner Game of Skiing
Co-authored by Tim Gallwey and Bob Kriegel, their easy-to-follow techniques, examples and anecdotes will help skiers of all abilities, from beginner to expert.
The Inner Game of Stress
Renowned sports psychology expert W. Timothy Gallwey teams up with two esteemed physicians to offer a unique and empowering guide to mental health in today’s volatile world.
The Inner Game of Music
Co-authored with Barry Green, this book helps musicians overcome obstacles, allowing them to reach new levels of performing excellence and musical artistry.
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Tim Gallwey lives in Thousand Oaks CA, and when he isn’t touring the globe on speaking engagements, he’s facilitating workshops and The School in LA, and working on ways to make the applications of the Inner Game more accessible internationally to corporations and various conventions on coaching, learning, and peak performance and most importantly continuing to learn more and more in his own understanding the inner dimension of his own life..
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