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Psycho-Diagnostic Testing

What does comprehensive psycho-diagnoistic testing look like?


A powerful character¬-driven, self¬-reflective tool, that can optimize the student¬-athlete’s performance on and off the field

Concussion Testing

Assessment and treatment of concussion

The Intersection of Clinical and Sport Psychology

The Development of New Jersey Clinical & Sport Psychology

About Dr. Macri

To create a highly customized program to help individuals reach their optimum potential. We take a comprehensive approach to understand the challenges our clients face on a daily basis. We strive to turn these challenges into positive and measurable outcomes. We help individuals by teaching evidence-based techniques which can be applied directly to the workplace, athletics and social/emotional functioning. Our clients learn how to perform effectively by increasing focus and attention, setting specific goals, decreasing negative emotions and increasing confidence. Whether you are an adolescent, professional in the workplace, competitive athlete, or an individual adapting to a life transition, we can help you to articulate and achieve your personal goals.

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Ridgewood NJ Sport Psychology

Make the New Year’s Resolution Stick

Moderate cardiovascular exercise performed for 30 minutes 3-4 times per week has a significant impact on numerous chronic diseases, mood, brain (cognitive) functioning, and depression (CDC, 1995). The health benefits...

Managing Stress In Academics, Sports and Life

When we come in contact with stressor in life, the body goes through physiological changes.  It’s a basic fight or flight response that cues the body for action. This response...

“Psych up your game” Another Lesson learned from the Pros

I read an article I loved  and thought it would be helpful to share and offer my own thoughts. The article that inspired me to write this article can be accessed by clicking here.   I...

A Student’s Promise To Perform Better

As the first quarter of school comes to an end, the novelty of the new school year has worn off for both parents and students.  A child’s repeated empty promise...

Light The Motivational Fire Within Your Child

I had the opportunity to take my four-year-old son, Samuel, on a kayak adventure on a beautiful lake in Syracuse, NY. I loved being a part of his excitement as...

The Mental Aspects Of Sport Performance From The Big Leagues To Youth

I read a great article in the New York Times today titled, “Mets’ Psychologist Helps Players Catch Their Breath“. This article highlights relaxation, imagery, and rehabilitation from injury as some...

Developing The Whole Athlete – For Lasting Gains Across the Life Span

Recently, I have been honored by becoming a member of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) Sport Psychology Registry for the 2013—2016 quadrennium.  This has allowed me to see how...

Bergen County Academic Achievement

Back to School Basics – Help your child increase academic achievement

Turn fear into excitement with mental preparation. Here are a few tips that may help your child increase academic achievement and perform well in school.

Bergen County Sports Psychology

Fall Back into Sport – Giving Your Child A Competitive Edge In Sports

North Jersey Sports Teams lead the nation in talent. A student athlete does not become an elite player overnight. It takes work and dedication long before the beginning of the season.

John Macri Featured In Sporting Kid Live

Earlier, this week I was honored to be interviewed by Linda Alberts of  the National Alliance for Youth Sports. This is  a topic that is extremely important to the overall...