Tennis, celebration of life

A complete mental-toughness program based on state of the art technology

Do You Need Mental Coaching?

Developing the Character of a Champion

Proven Results

Overcoming fear

Dr. Jorge: We were all doing our rituals today. Eric won a match tonight with a kid that he has never beaten before. On a critical point, he turned his back on the opponent, did his rituals, and decided in his mind that he was going to beat this kid, tonight, now.  He beat him!!!!!!!! When I picked him up, he was really excited and came running over to me to tell me that it worked!! Then he...
The Legunn's

Head Coach - Austin Tennis Academy

Dr. Jorge is my longtime sports psychologist, mentor and Coach. He has, without a doubt, developed the most effective, proven mental training program in tennis in the world. I have benefited personally and professionally through countless hours of in class sessions, tournament interactions, player team-coaching, and personal life time. He is a wonderfully positive husband, father and trusted...
Doug Davis

I have never been more focused in my life

Hi Dr. Valverde I am writing to let you know I am working on my script and the only reason it is not done is because we had finals this week. I played in a tournament this weekend and did very well. I am in the round of 16's next weekend, and I have never been more focused in my life. I played good and felt good about my game in a long time.   Thanks for all your help,.
Vanessa

Partial List of Dr. Valverde’s Students

  • Luke Jensen, French Open Doubles Champion in 1993
  • Daniela Hantuchova, ranked as high as # 5 in the WTA
  • Meghan Shaughnessy, ranked as high as # 11 in the WTA
  • Anna L. Groenefeld, 2017 Wimbledon Junior Finalist
  • Alison Riske, ranked as high as 43 in the WTA
  • Alina Jidkova, ranked as high as # 55 in the WTA
  • Tim Smyczek, ranked as high as # 73 in the ATP
  • Ashley Weinhold, ranked as high as # 181 in the WTA
  • Dennis Novikov, B18s singles and doubles Kalamazoo. Champion, and ranked as high as 369 in the ATP
  • Jose Hernandez, ranked as high as 282 in the ATP
  • Alex Kim, NCAA Singles Champion
  • Mac Styslinger, Quarterfinalist of the Australian Open juniors and 2013 NCAA Doubles Champion
  • Tim Neilly, B18s Orange Bowl Champion
  • Meghan Alexander, #1 USTA G18s
  • Conor Pollock, # 1 USTA B18s
  • Kimberly Couts, G18s Easter Bowl Champion
  • Stephanie Vidov, World Junior Tennis Champion
  • Austin Krajicek, B18s Kalamazoo Champion
  • Jordan Cox, B16s Kalamazoo Champion
  • Grayson Goldin, # 24 USTA Boys 18s
  • Nishesh Basavaveddy, #4 USTA Boys 12s
  • Pat Han, # 2 USTA Boys 14s
  • Alex Han, #29 USTA Boys 12s
  • Zeka Clark, #50 ITF Boys 18s
  • William Genesen, #11 USTA Boys 18s
  • Ann Li, #13 USTA Girls 16s
  • Jesse Wikso, # 20 USTA Boys 14s
  • Victoria Flores, # 21 USTA Girls 16s
  • AlaAndie Daniell, # 12 USTA Girls 18s
  • Ellyse Hamlin, # 4 USTA Girls 18s
  • Nicole Conard, # 16 USTA Girls 16s
  • Zach Krumholz, Yale University
  • Sasha Ermakov, Harvard University                 
  • Andrew Eklov, University of Illinois
  • Whitney Kay, University of North Carolina                 
  • Jay Weinacker, North Carolina State University
  • Kristen Rafael, University of Notre Dame
  • Ryan Kim, Princeton University  
  • Ashwin Kumar, Harvard University
  • Brandon Davis, University of Illinois
  • Chanelle Van Nguyen - UCLA

Imagine your results if you were mentally tough!

The Valverde Excellence Center (VEC)

In addition to all the benefits described above, you will have the opportunity to train at the Valverde Excellence Center and experience its unique holistic approach that integrates all four components of the game – physical, technical, strategic and mental. This training focuses on all the details and is on a one-to-one basis in order to maximize its effectiveness. Dr. Valverde works together with his wife Iva, a high performance coach with outstanding background.

The Valverde Excellence Center (VEC) is located in the beautiful city of Naples, Florida. In addition to the local airport, you can fly to the Fort Myers International Airport located thirty minutes from Naples or to the Fort Lauderdale International Airport located ninety minutes away from Naples.

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