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Camilo Sáenz Moncaleano, PhD

Certified Specialist in Applied Sport Psychology


Hi! My name is Camilo Sáenz-Moncaleano, PhD.

Welcome to the website that I have designed to show you the academic and professional experience that I have built in several countries over the past years. In this page, you will find contact info and social media links so you can get in touch with me! It would be a pleasure to have the opportunity to know you and share with you the path of knowledge and personal growth.

More about me…

I am a High Performance Psychologist with over twelve years of academic formation and over nine years of professional experience. My professional experience and fluency in several languages have allowed me to work with amateur, collegiate, professional and elite performers from more than 15 countries, in several fields like sports, performing arts, gaming, and business.

By using evidence-based techniques, my purpose is to work with people to help them achieve a higher level of physical and mental well-being, that will ultimately lead to higher level of performance in their field. I have achieved this through collaborative processes of self-awareness, compassion, and commitment to creating a better version of oneself.

Academic Background

  • 2016

    Ph.D. in Sport Psychology

    Ph.D. in Sport Psychology
    Doctor of Philosophy in Sport Psychology, Florida State University (USA).
  • 2013

    M.Sc. in Sport Psychology

    M.Sc. in Sport Psychology
    Master’s degree in Sport Psychology, Lunds Universitet (Sweden).
  • 2013

    M.Sc. in Sport Sciences

    M.Sc. in Sport Sciences
    Master’s degree in Sport Sciences, Universität Leipzig (Germany).
  • 2011

    M.Sc. in Clinical and Health Psychology

    M.Sc. in Clinical and Health Psychology
    Master’s degree in Clinical and Health Psychology, Universidad de los Andes (Colombia).
  • 2009


    Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Universidad de los Andes (Colombia).

Professors & Mentors

Professional Experience

Private Practice

High Performance Psychologist offering tailored programs helping people reaching higher levels of performance. Experience with athletes, musicians, dancers, actors and business people.


Head of Research and Product at Upotential, the gym for mental fitness.
The first online gym where people can proactively train their mental skills.

Colombian Sports Institute

Neuropsychology lab coordinator in the Sports Science Center of Coldeportes. Development of assessment and intervention protocols for Colombian high-performance athletes.

Florida State University

Sport Psychology Consultant with a NCAA Division-I co-ed individual sport team. Team workshops and individual consultation with athletes.

The Mental Click

Co-founder and mental trainer at The Mental Click. Consulting agency specialized in offering sport psychology and sport science services in electronic sports (esports).

Florida State University

Sport Psychology Consultant with a NCAA Division-I female team. Team workshops and individual consultation with athletes.

Fair Play Tennisklubb

Sport Psychology Intern with the Elite U-16 Tennis Team. Workshops with players, trainers, and parents, and individual consultation.


Institutional Clinical Psychologist at the University Hospital of the FSFB. Physical Rehabilitation and Cardiac Rehabilitation departments.

Teams, Organizations and Universities I have had the pleasure to work with:

In short…

9+ years of professional experience

Clients in more than 20 countries

Athletes, musicians, artists, business people, gamers, etc…

Fluency in 4 languages

Professional Philosophy

To read a detailed description of the Professional Philosophy that guides my work,
please click on the following link:

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