Dr. Joseph Parent
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Dr. Joseph Parent

Dr. Joseph Parent is a highly regarded expert in Performance Psychology working with athletes, actors, artists, and executives. He received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and his Ph.D. from the University of Colorado. He has studied, practiced and taught Mindful Awareness since the 1970's in the lineage of the great Tibetan meditation master Venerable Chögyam Trungpa, along with his friend and fellow author, Pema Chödrön.

Dr. Parent is the best-selling author of THE BEST DIET BOOK EVER:The Zen of Losing Weight, ZEN TENNIS:Playing in the Zone, and ZEN GOLF:Mastering the Mental Game, with more than a million copies in print, digital, and audio formats worldwide.

He is a sought-after keynote speaker at a wide variety of businesses and associations events. He offers executive coaching, Mindful Awareness training, and sports psychology lessons by phone or video calls anywhere in the world.

For more information, please visit DrJoeParent.com.

Dr. Parent teaches in person at the beautiful Ojai Valley Inn and Spa resort in Ojai, California, where he makes his home with his beautiful wife, Megan.

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    • Zen Golf

    • Mastering the Mental Game
    • By: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Narrated by: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Length: 4 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 691
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 440
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 435

    Zen Golf offers a fresh perspective for golf and for life. Rather than focusing on what's wrong with us....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • All golfers read this book

    • By Patrick on 05-16-04

    Regular price: $19.97

    • Zen Putting

    • Mastering the Mental Game on the Greens
    • By: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Narrated by: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Length: 5 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 138
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    Confidence, as every golfer knows, is the key to peak performance on the greens....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not just for putting

    • By Eric on 07-30-08

    Regular price: $19.97

    • Zen Tennis

    • Playing in the Zone
    • By: Dr. Joseph Parent, Bill Scanlon
    • Narrated by: Dr. Joseph Parent, Bill Scanlon
    • Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    Combining deep Eastern wisdom and practical tennis expertise, Zen Tennis will help you get out of your own way and into the zone....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Overall review

    • By mark levinson on 12-26-16

    Regular price: $14.95

    • A Walk in the Wood

    • Meditations on Mindfulness with a Bear Named Pooh
    • By: Dr. Joseph Parent, Nancy Parent
    • Narrated by: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Length: 2 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    A Walk in the Wood is both inspiring and instructive. Simple stories with clearly stated goals and easy-to-follow exercises provide all the tools you'll need to take the first step, or continue on your journey, toward a quieter and calmer way of living....

    Regular price: $13.99

    • GOLF: The Art of the Mental Game

    • 100 Classic Golf Tips
    • By: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Narrated by: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Length: 2 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    Dr. Joe Parent has drawn on a career coaching the masters to write a hundred easy to understand yet powerful tips for improving any golfer’s score....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • awesome, I have listened to it over 10 times.

    • By GODuke75 on 06-04-12

    Regular price: $12.97

    • The Best Diet Book Ever

    • The Zen of Losing Weight
    • By: Dr. Joseph Parent, Nancy Parent, Ken Zeiger
    • Narrated by: Joseph Parent, Nancy Parent
    • Length: 3 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    The Best Diet Book Ever provides great information and practical strategies that will help you become the lighter, slimmer you that you long to be....

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Zen Golf Deck

    • Tips for Mastering the Mental Game
    • By: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Narrated by: Dr. Joseph Parent
    • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Each lesson in the Zen Golf Deck will give you ways to make your mind an ally instead of an enemy, helping to reduce frustration, increase consistency, and lower your scores....

    Regular price: $6.95

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