Poker Mental Game

The Agony of Letting Go: The Psychological Battle of Folding Top Pair or Better on a Soaked River

Article by Smart Poker Study Contributor Jeff Conner Making the right decision isn’t always about playing the cards; it’s about mastering the mind. One of the most excruciating situations a poker player can face is…

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Avoid Tilt with a Poker Playing Break

When poker’s got you down, take a break! Downswings happen to all of us. Do some studying instead of playing, work to plug leaks and have some fun before returning to the tables. Listen to…

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Develop a Growth Mindset and Burst Through Your Limits

It’s critical that you approach your poker with a growth mindset. Saying things like “I’m going to figure this out” and “I’m going to analyze this player until I figure out all their weaknesses” are…

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Getting to Poker’s Fantasy Land

Let’s get to poker’s Fantasy Land! What is this, you ask? Fantasy Land is being in the most profitable spot with every hand you choose to play. It’s seeing EVERY flop in position, as the…

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6 Ingredients Necessary to Change Any Behavior – Dr. Tricia Cardner

I receive newsletters from Dr. Tricia Cardner of www.PeakPokerMindset.com and author of Peak Poker Performance.  On March 23rd she sent an article called “6 Ingredients Necessary to Change Any Behavior”. I found so much value in…

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4-Part Plan for Training the Skill of Tilt Control

In this episode, I give you a 4-part plan for training the skill of tilt control (avoiding anger, negative emotions) to improve your poker results and enjoyment at the tables. Listen to this episode as…

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