Dr. Gio Biography

gio-bio-sizedDr. Gio Valiante is currently a professor at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. He serves as the mental game consultant to the Golf Channel, Golf Digest, and the University of Florida. In addition, he has worked with many of the game’s top players including Justin Rose, Matt Kuchar, Camilo Villegas, Stuart Appleby, Vijay Singh, Ernie Els, Sean O’hair, Justin Leonard, Chris Dimarco, Chad Campbell, Heath Slocum, Charles Howell III, Bryce Molder, Davis Love III, Robert Karlsson, and many, many more. His players have won over 55 PGA Tour events, including the 2013 US Open. He has been named “Top 40 Under 40” by Golf Magazine, the #2 Sport Psychologist in the world by Golf Digest, and Sport Psychologist of the Year by The Golf Channel.

His research has resulted in two groundbreaking books including Fearless Golf: Conquering the Mental Game, and Golf Flow: Master Your Mind, Master the Course. Endorsed by the game’s top players, Dr. Valiante provides a vision for competitive golf that allows golfers to remain fearless, focused, and committed to each and every shot they hit.