Jack Hicks-Flynn, CPsychol
Sport & Exercise Psychologist
Jack Hicks-Flynn, CPsychol, is a Chartered Sport & Exercise Psychologist registered with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) and British Psychological Society (BPS). He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, a Master’s in Applied Sport & Exercise Psychology, as well as the professional Qualification in Sport & Exercise Psychology, making him an expert in his unique field.
Jack is the Lead Sport Psychologist at Portsmouth Football Club and specialises in the delivery of psychological provision to professional and amateur athletes of all ages and backgrounds, with the aim of improving performance and personal wellbeing. Additionally, Jack works extensively in high-performance settings in both the sporting and corporate domains, delivering practical and evidence-based workshops to organisations and sports teams to promote a psychologically informed environment which ensures the psychosocial and emotional needs of individuals are valued, understood, and acknowledged.
In his work with individual clients, Jack offers a warm and non-judgmental approach, allowing him to build rapport and establish trust effectively. Jack's integrative approach encourages the holistic development of others through techniques grounded in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy (REBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Existential & Humanistic approaches, and Psychological Skills Training (PST).