December 7, 2020

7:30 PM EST

Ask A Bishop: Build Mental Toughness During Struggle
with Dr. Nicole Detling '97

(Zoom details will be included in your registration confirmation)

Dr. Nicole Detling received her BA in psychology and sports science from Ohio Wesleyan University, her MS in sport psychology from Ithaca College, and her PhD in sport psychology at the University of Utah. Nicole has been consulting with athletes and performers since 1998. She is currently the owner of HeadStrong Consulting, LLC, a sport psychology company focusing on performance enhancement through mental skills training.

She has appeared on The Colbert Report, NBC, The Olympic Channel, and several local news stations and has been heard on NPR, podcasts, and local radio stations. She has also been featured in several newspaper and magazine articles, both print and online. With HeadStrong Consulting colleagues, she is one of the hosts of the podcast: Becoming HeadStrong.

Nicole is currently the Director of Mental Performance as well as the mental performance coach with the national team athletes and coaches of USA Nordic (Nordic Combined and Ski Jumping; both men and women). She is also the Mental Performance Coach with the US Para Archery team, the US Slopestyle Snowboarding Team, the Utah Warriors (Major League Rugby), and Boise State Softball team. Nicole also works with Ballet West (Professional Ballet Company) and several individual athletes from the youth through the elite levels. In addition to working with several Olympic medalists and world champions, she has worked with professional athletes in the PGA, MLB, NBA, NFL, and NHL as well as professional rock climbers, road cyclists, mountain bikers, and water skiers.

Contact Info


University Advancement Office
Mowry Alumni Center
61 S. Sandusky St.
Delaware, OH 43015

P 1-855-OWU-1842
F 740-368-3328