August 22, 2017

Dr. Nick Molinaro

Dr. Nick is a licensed psychologist with specialties in Counseling, Human Development, and Sport Psychology.

BS in Psychology is from U of Scranton,
MA, Kean University
School Psych Certificate, Seton Hall U;
Doctoral Degree, (Ed.D.) Concentration Counseling Psychology Fairleigh Dickinson U.
Post-graduate training; San Diego U. for Integrative Studies, Temple U., and College of William and Mary.

Dr. Nick has worked in the arena of performance psychology for over 30 years with middle school aged children through professional and Olympic level athletes in all sports. In 2016 gymnast made it to the Olympic Trials.

He has worked with athletes/players in NASCAR, NBA, NFL, AFL, CFL, World Billiards Championship, World Series of Poker, Affiliated and Non-affiliated Baseball Teams, Olympic Gold and Silver Medalist, members of US Ski and Gymnastics Teams, World Class Athletes in Fencing, Ice Skating, X-Games and is mostly known for his work with professional, junior and amateur golfers;

Amateurs and Juniors:
NJ State Amateur and Open Winners, US Am Winner and Mid-Am Qualifiers, Met-Am and Open winner and qualifiers, several NJSGA Four-Ball Champions, Team member of Walker Cup, Collegiate All-American, NCAA Division I-III, etc.

Professional:
PGA Tour, Champions Tour, Nationwide/Web.com Tour (two winners), US Open Qualifiers 2016, 2013, 2006, US Women’s Open Qualifier 2013, Canadian Open Qualifier 2013, Australian and New Zealand Women’s Open Qualifiers 2014, European Tour, PGA Canadian Tour, PGA Germany, LPGA, LET, LPGA Symetra Tour, male and female players on The Golf Channel’s The Big Break as well as players of some of the most prestigious courses in Maryland, NJ, NY, and Wash., D.C.. In addition to golfers, Dr. Nick has worked with players in the NFL, AFL, CFL, NBA, NASCAR, former Olympic Gold and Silver Medal Winner, European Zonal Qualifier for 2012 Olympics, and NCAA Div. I-III in many sports.
He is the consulting Sport Psychologist to Fiddler’s Elbow Golf and Tennis Academies, the Michael Breed Golf Academy, A Positive Mind and Director of Mental Performance for College Golf Camps of America, Advisory Board World Junior Golf, Advisor Board Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).

US Open Qualifiers
2006 US Open Winged Foot
2013 US Open Merion
2013 US Women’s Open Sebonack
2016 Us Open Oakmont
6 Players in 2016 US Open Sectionals, Canoe Brook Country Club

TV and Radio Appearances:
Dr. Nick has been a frequest guest on the The Golf Fix on The Golf Channel hosted by Michael Breed. He has also be Michael Breed’s Guest on “A New Breed of Golf” on SiriuxXM PGA Tour Radio as well as on CBS Sports Radio’s 19th Hole Weekend Edition with Dennis Silvers

Publications:
Dr. Nick is a contibuting author to College Golf Camps of America, Fiddler’s Elbow Newsletter, Golfing Magazine, Independence Golf Club Newsletter, Junior Golf Magazine, Michael Breed Golf Academy Newsletter.

Partial List of Colleges Golfers Attended

Adelphi                                Penn State

Albright                               Rollins

Boston U                             Rutgers U

Colgate                                St Peters

Columbia                            Seton Hall

Franklin and Marshall     U Arizona

Furman                              U Kentucky

Iona                                    U Maryland

Methodist                          U Richmond

Notre Dame                      U Texas

Oregon                              Wake Forest

Other Sports:

Auburn, Gymnastics
Boston College, Basketball, Football, Soccer
Bucknell, Track
Colgate, Squash
Columbia, Baseball, Fencing, Golf, Track
Conn College, Lacrosse
Costal Carolina, Baseball, Golf
Dartmouth, Squash
DeSalles Basketball
Duke, Fencing, Lacrosse
FDU, Basketball , Golf
George Washington U, Soccer
Gettysburg football
Hamilton, Track, Squash
Harvard, Skiing
Hobart and Smith, Basketball
Holy Cross, Cross-Country
Leigh, Wresting

Participants
The Golf Channel’s Big Break
X Games

Members of:
USA Ski Team
USA Gymnastics Team, US Olympic Trials, 2016

Dr. Nick Molinaro