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Today’s guest is Dr. Rick Leskowitz – a co-founder of the Sports, Energy & Consciousness Group, Harvard psychiatrist who has studied energy healing, meditation, and hypnosis for over 30 years – presenting at workshops nationally and internationally on the integration of subtle energy techniques and theories with the allopathic medical model.

From the creators of the groundbreaking Sports, Energy and Consciousness Festival™ comes Omni Athlete™, a new weekly interview show that explores the perspectives of the world’s highest achieving mind, body and spirit competitors to learn their secrets for accessing peak performance. Hosted by Josh Crist, OMNI Athlete is designed to give athletes the techniques and knowledge they need to access their peak performance state. Subscribe for new episodes every Tuesday and Friday.

Pulled Quotes

  • “Energy is real and what happens at the energy levels come first.”
  • “There was something about this group energy that was an antidepressant.”
  • “Yes, emotions affect how you perform.”
  • “The mind directs the qi. The blood follows the qi.”
  • “The body does what the energy body tells it to.”
  • “If the fans can get into a state of appreciation that will influence the fans.”
  • “Pain is not just a physical experience.”
  • “Love is stronger than fear.”

Mentioned in This Episode

  • The origin story of OMNI Athlete
  • How team energy affects the mental state of its fans
  • What creates the gap of feeling energy and choosing to consciously work with it
  • How to work with negative fan energy
  • The energetic model of body, mind and soul and spirit
  • How to make emotional-openness and vulnerability part of peak performance
  • Why the physical body does what the energetic body tells it to
  • Why appreciation is the key to bringing your brain and heart into alignment
  • How the heart-coherence of fans can affect the heart-coherence of players
  • Why more coaches don’t leverage the impact of fan energy on player performance
  • How coherence is activated in sport without spiritual language
  • The relationship between energy and pain
  • How to access and heal the emotional core of your being
  • Why pain can be an interesting doorway into subtle energy
  • The Body Keeps the Score:
  • Why doing physical works doesn’t mean you’re working from the body up

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