Dr. Nancy is known for taking teams and players to the next level both on and off the field. She specializes in changing performance and changing lives. Football is in her blood. Peak Performance … her brain. Known as a trailblazer ahead of her time. When no one said it could be done. She did it. “Flow … Feel It”.
In practice and in the game her innovative, creative, and savvy coaching skills maximize her player’s performance. Her combined love of Neuroscience, Sport Science, and Social Science are behind her unique approach in coaching innovation. Her fascination with how our brains work is the reason she continues to spend time studying Neurobiology, Neuropsychology, and Neurophysics all while imagining how she can use that knowledge to improve her team’s performance. As a scholar, researcher, and professor, she uses solid science in creative ways to teach teams and players how to execute more precisely, find their focus, and come up with solutions to the many problems every team faces.Her superior perceptive and analytical skills reading plays, people, and performance give her team the edge on game day and everyday. Being an experienced QB – Receiver’s Coach she knows what it takes to get the offense into rhythm. Her expertise in Mental Conditioning gives her the ability to help the QB’s she works with, get and keep their heads in the game, make better decisions, stay poised in the pocket, and perform under pressure. She understands what the “It Factor” or what she calls the “QB Factor” is and knows how to get her QB’s to tap into their full potential.
Dr. Nancy has an earned Doctorate in Sport & Exercise Psychology and Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling. Her interest in Peak Performance, using the Power of the Mind, led to create and validate her research using her “Flow Specific Guided Imagery” (FSGI) MP3 as a part of the player’s pre-game routine to facilitate flow in athletic performance. Dr. Nance’s expertise using visualization, imagery and hypnosis make her the “go to” coach for every team who wants to have a better way to win.
Dr. Nancy is smart, savvy, and sophisticated, with the ability to coach tough men in tough situations. Whether on the practice field, in the locker room, or in the game on the sidelines, she can relate to everyone on their level from the NFL to Youth Football. The experience, expertise, and support she brings to other coaches’ gives them extra confidence to perform their jobs well. Her dynamic personality, vivacious spirit, and incredible sense of humor bring a positive vibe creating positive chemistry.
As a native of Green Bay, Wisconsin her love and passion for the game was born and grew in the shadow of Lambeau Field. Football was a way of life in her neighborhood in her family. She has always been “one of the boys” playing tackle football in the yard. Grass stains, scuffed up knees, and a few bruises were the norm coming home from an afternoon of play. As a fierce competitor, she thrives on being the best she could be no matter what that took. Aggressive, tenacious, and mentally tough describe her both then and now. Her ability to outsmart and outwit her opponents.
In addition to her unique coaching abilities, Dr. Nancy is a Motivator, Speaker, and Educator. She is an accomplished Coach, Consultant, Trainer, Educator, Counselor, Speaker, and Author.
Dr. Nancy L. Graber is a dynamic and innovative Peak Performance Football Coach. She specializes in changing performance and lives, on and off the field. “Dr. Nance” uses her unique, creative, and savvy coaching skills to maximize her player’s performance. Her experience includes working with NFL, Semi Pro, College, High School and Youth Football teams and players.
As a native of Green Bay, Wisconsin her love and passion for the game was born and grew in the shadow of Lambeau Field. Football was a way of life in her neighborhood and in her family.
She has always been “one of the boys”. You would always find her somewhere throwing passes, catching balls, and tackling
Grass stains, scuffed up knees, and a few bruises were the norm coming home from an afternoon of play.
As a fierce competitor, she thrived on being the best she could be no matter what that took. Aggressive, tenacious, and mentally tough describe her both then and now.
Her ability to outsmart and outwit her opponents
In addition to her unique coaching abilities, Dr. Nance is a Motivator, Speaker, and Educator. is an accomplished Coach, Consultant, Trainer, Educator, Counselor, Speaker, and Author.
On the field as a QB Coach she provides a unique innovative approach integrating traditional responsibilities with creative cutting edge coaching.
poise in the pocket – perform under pressure
She also coaches Receivers, Running Backs, and Defensive Backs. Her experience includes: NFL, College, High School, and Youth Football teams.
always staying on top of the latest cutting edge research. As a researcher, her passion to continually gain more knowledge
football, neuroscience, quantum physics, sport science, nutrition, psychology, and the mind-body connection …
Her creative approach is engaging, refreshing, and never boring. Her ability to connect makes athletes feel that she “gets” where they are at.
Teaching & training athletes to succeed off the field drives her to infuse energy and the mental tools they need to perform at a higher level in relationships at home and in the community. As a Personal Development Coach, Dr. Skaer knows how to reach the core of tough men with tough issues. With her expertise in counseling skills, background in clinical psychology, role as a professor, and experience in the trenches working with NFL players, Dr. Skaer is viewed as the ultimate in Player Development.
In addition to her other skills, Dr. Skaer has successfully assisted players regain their confidence after injury and return to play using her mind-body interventions and consulting during the rehab process.
Coaches have also found that Dr. Skaer has been a great asset in helping them manage their own stressful positions and lives. She is called the “Coaches’ Coach”. They have relied on her to keep their minds clear while making those game and life altering decisions.
Whether on the field or off the field, Dr. Skaer is the athletes’ choice for success in the game and in the game of life.
Her unique and innovative approach in coaching football teams, players, and coaches to perform at their highest level has earned her the utmost respect among the football community.
in applying her own creative techniques, skills, and talent give her clients the extra performance edge in game.