For almost 10 years, Dr. Bethea-Walsh has been working with collegiate and elite athletes in treatment and evaluation.
She is a Testing Psychologist for the National Football League Players' Association's Program for Substances of Abuse. She also conducts therapy to collegiate athletes.
Treatment focuses on mental wellness and mental toughness. Common interventions include: mindfulness, imagery/visualization exercises, and challenging mistakes in thinking.
Evaluation includes a full psychological battery, including assessment of drug and alcohol use, physical heath, mental wellness, and other critical areas of functioning.
Dr. Bethea-Walsh also conducts workshops on drug and alcohol use with collegiate and professional athletes.