Do Our Minds Get Stuck in the Negative?

How to Get Unstuck

What’s with the emotional ups and downs that we sometimes experience in dog agility? We’re happy with our dog agility run. We’re unhappy with our dog agility run. We just can’t seem to get over that one little mistake we made…

Well, it turns out there’s a bit of scientific research on the topic. Alison Ledgerwood from the Department of Psychology at UC Davis says “Our view of the world has a tendency to tilt toward the negative.”

But we can change that!

Watch her video and the science behind discovering if our minds get stuck in the negative.

Happy Handling!

Lisa Selthofer

As a 20+ year dog agility coach, I am passionate about producing quality resources for dog agility teams by promoting self-development and delivering clear and specific training solutions that enable teams' to perform with clarity and confidence!

My unique experience as a hands-on trainer and 18+ year dog agility judge led me to create Sequencing For Success and the highly successful 2on-2off Contact Training DVD.

Our household has included Dalmatians, Labradors, Belgian Tervuren, Border Collies and engaging cats.

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