The Art and Science of Holistic Mental Performance

Laura Wilde


Laura M Wilde

Laura M Wilde is a Healer and a Holistic Mental Performance Specialist for Elite Performers. Her company, Meta Athletes LLC, offers consulting and training for elite athletes, executives and pro-level coaches. Laura's skillset is unique, as she is the only mental performance coach with profound healing abilities.

Coach Laura is a thought leader in the field of holistic player development and created holistic sports medicine. She works with elite NCAA and WNBA, NBA, NFL and MLB athletes, staff and coaches. She is also a partner with Turn2 Equity Partners.

Laura works in the emerging field of Holistic Mental Performance as a holistic medicine practitioner, meditation coach, and is an advanced and certified practitioner of Quantum Medicine. Laura teaches sports energy medicineand zone training. 

Her clients experience improved mental resilience and consistency.

In 2012 she created Sports Energy Medicine and Holistic Player Development. These fields fill the gap between the quantum and western practices for athletes so that building the whole person becomes the key in player development.

This way, deep-level healing becomes the greater purpose for player development and sports medicine. She is also the author of these books: The Cosmic Athlete, Quantum Sports Medicine, Making the Team: 64 Ways to Succeed in School, Sports and Life and The Map of Your Future

Laura is a former NCAA two-sports college scholarship athlete and an NCAA Head Coach. Her big addition to the field of sports performance is in the area of epigenetic. Through her studies with a molecular biologist, Coach Laura has learned that epigenetic's markers on the DNA code affect player performance. As a practitioner in this new field of epigenetic energy medicine and other holistic healing modalities, she can help identify and release these markers to improve health and performance for athletes. She is also the Founder of CHAMPS: the Coalition of Holistic Athletic Mental Performance Specialists.

Her education includes Bachelor’s Degrees in English Literature and Holistic Health Sciences. She is currently working toward her PhD in Natural Medicine. 

Laura also holds certifications in Alpha Zone Training, Sports Nutrition, Holistic Healing, Epigenetic's Energy Medicine, Body Ecology, Neuroscience and Health Coaching. 

She is a former NCAA Grad Asst. Coach at Pepperdine University, an NCAA Head Basketball Coach at UC Santa Cruz and the University of Dallas, a High School Coach at Malibu High School, and a former NCAA basketball and track standout and scholarship athlete. 

Her life’s purpose is to help athletes and others unleash their genius in a new and unique way. 

More about Laura…

  • NBA Mental Performance Specialist
  • WNBA, MLB, NFL, NCAA Clients 
  • Creator: Sports Energy Medicine™
  • Certified Intuitive Medicine & Holistic Healthcare Practitioner
  • Creator: Holistic Player Development™
  • Also a Mental Performance Coach for CFL & NFL athletes
  • Former NCAA Head Basketball Coach
  • Founder of CHAMPS: Coalition of Holistic Athletic Mental Performance Specialists

Wellness Specialist • Meditation Teacher • Certified Intuition Instructor • 15-years in holistic healing • 25+ yrs in mindful athletic coaching • Former NCAA scholarship athlete • PhD: 2021 Natural Medicine • Author • Speaker

Education and Certificates

  • Advanced, Certified Holistic Healthcare Practitioner
  • Certified Body Intuitive Practitioner
  • Epigenetics Energy Medicine Specialist
  • Sports Nutrition Certified
  • UCLA College (Sports) Counseling Certificate
  • Ivy League Certificate from Columbia University in Sports Management
  • Institute for Integrative Nutrition, Certified Health Coach
  • Neuroscience Academy Certification
  • BA, English, University of Dallas
  • Pepperdine School of Public Policy,
  • Pepperdine Law School
  • PhD Candidate, Natural Medicine

My Mission

People Unleash Their Genius

How I Work with Elite Performers

First of all, I specialize in helping athletes and teams get in the zone which helps them have resilience, consistency and adaptability.

Second, I help athletes achieve overall excellence through pioneering work and my unique brand of sports performance

Think: oneness, the alpha zone of peak performance, body-mind medicine, and then stir in some applied quantum mechanics for excellent body and mind health) Epigenetic Player Development™ (the new Sports Performance work for an athlete’s physical health and mental resilience and of course it’s based on the most recent science) SupraMental training (exceeds your average mind training program), and building an athlete's Intuition.

A Few Things I’ve Achieved

  • Two-time NBA playoffs mental performance coach

  • Helped star NBA player regain his swag and earn a max contract of over 30 million per year
  • Helped three NBA players improve play to receive millions in pay increases 
  • First and only college sports counselor in LAUSD

  • Worked with LAUSD and transformed counseling offices across the district to help athletes reach NCAA eligibility

  • Accomplished NCAA athlete, and less accomplished Head Coach (I'm into transparency)

  • Helped over 150,000 HS athletes in 3 states gain NCAA eligibility

  • Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) Fellow