Gary Bloom is a leading clinical sports psychotherapist who works with elite athletes. He also hosts the award-winning talkSPORT radio show On the Sporting Couch, where he speaks with athletes about difficulties they have had during their careers, and has commentated for over 20 years – notably on Channel 4’s iconic Football Italia. Registered with both the BACP and the UKCP, psychotherapy’s governing bodies in the UK, he is one of the only sports psychotherapists working within a football league club.
His first book was published in February 2021 by Penguin. Keeping your Head in the Game is the story of ten sportspeople who seek psychotherapy to help them in their personal and professional lives.
Gary is a conference speaker, and works for a leading London psychology clinic.