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UCSB Researcher Say Overthinking Can Actually Reduce Human Performance

Posted on Monday, August 12, 2013 7:15am


What makes a professional athlete choke at a critical moment in a game?

It may be a simple as overthinking something which is should be quite routine.

A UC Santa Barbara researcher has published the results of a new study which shows that our performance may actually go down because we overthink things.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  UCSB Overthinking Research


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