Dr. Michael Gervais

High-Performance Psychologist

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Biography

Michael Gervais has spend his career pushing on the limits of human potential. A high-performance psychologist, Gervais has flown onto aircraft carriers during wartime to work with fighter pilots, developed high-performance strategies for action sport athletes who attempt the impossible (like, say, Felix Baumgartner’s space dive), and expanded capabilities in the more traditional realms of the NFL, NHL, NBA and Olympics. He’s also one of only sixteen members of Nike’s Expert Performance Advisory Board, and is a currently working with the Seattle Seahawks in shaping their high performance psychology and performance innovation program. His work has been featured on ESPN, NBC Sports, CNN, NFL Network, FUEL TV, Red Bull TV, Extra, Fox Sports, Yahoo Sports and, in print, in The Huffington Post, Playboy, ESPN The Magazine, and Outside.