Dr. Lindsay Shaw Thornton has her doctorate in Counseling and Sport Psychology. Previously, she taught first grade and researched Positive Psychology. Her current research focuses on better understanding psychophysiology (the relationship between psychology and brain/body responses) and optimal performance, and she has published several papers and chapters in this domain. She is interested in identifying and teaching “expert” strategies to those with less expertise to accelerate development and performance. Lindsay has worked with elite sports teams, military, corporate and educational organizations.
Lindsay’s role in RTSG revolves around her expertise in brain imaging techniques, sports science, and physical performance measures.