Amplifying Performance Consulting is committed to helping athletes, families and coaches experience sport as a source of passion. Athletes can use this passion on their road to excellence and learn to perform optimally in pressured situations.
Dr. Sharon Chirban has fifteen years of applied sport psychology experience. She works with Olympic, Professional, Collegiate, Elite Junior and developing youth athletes in varying sports from hockey, skiing, figure skating to track, pole vaulting, throwing, shot put, gymnastics, fencing and others. She works with performers in music, theatre, opera and dancers from the Boston Ballet. At Boston Children’s Hospital, Dr. Chirban is a staff sport psychologist where she has developed a subspecialty in treating injured athletes of all ages. She supports the practice of physicians in The Division of Sports Medicine addressing the emotional complications of post-concussion syndrome, ACL injury, general sport injuries, post-surgical rehabilitation, and career transition related to injury. Athletes seek her out for her comeback strategies. She helps athletes resume former levels of training by developing clear and realistic goals and maintaining positivity through the psychological management of an effective comeback.
AGENT OF CHANGE
Sharon Chirban also maintains a clinical psychology practice where she combines her performance psychology skills with insight oriented psychotherapy advancing insight and growth for patients who are addressing change and transformation in their lives. Her areas of specialty include eating disorders, female athlete triad, relationship counseling and individual adjustment counseling. She maintains a private practice in Boston and Carlisle, MA and video conferences with clients at a distance.