Injury is an inevitable aspect of any athlete’s journey. But how does reaction impact recovery? In this episode of the Podium Podcast, hosts Patrick Morris and Dr. Kevin Sprouse discuss essential skills, mindsets, and approaches to handling setbacks and reframing injuries.
Dr. Kevin Sprouse also highlights how he often sees athletes come back stronger after an injury or time away; he says the key factor is introspection and highlights the need to stay engaged and plugged in to avoid going dark mentally during the recovery period. Plus, Patrick gives insight into the trend of coaching for mental resilience.
Whether you are heading into a training season, or dealing with recovery now, this conversation is a perfect addition to your recovery routine.