For professionals, amateurs and youth athletes, coaches and parents!



Fabio Richlan, Ph.D.

Certified Sport Psychologist

Bambachweg 11  A-5162 Obertrum am See

Phone: +43 (0)650 / 586 1982



Online coaching: 

Support via video conference


Personal coaching also possible at the training or competition venue!


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  • Self-employed sport psychologist since 2014
  • Supervision of athletes, teams and coaches in professional, amateur and youth sports (academies, youth professional sports models)
  • Professionals from football, ice hockey, winter sports, cycling, triathlon, martial arts,...
  • Head of the Academy for Sport, Health & Management (Educational Academies Salzburg)
  • Lecturer at the University of Salzburg, Federal Sports Academy BSPA, Center of Mental Excellence
  • Member of the Austrian Federal Network of Sport Psychology and ÖBS Expert Pool, the Austrian Society of Psychology and the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (USA)
  • Senior Scientist at the Department of Psychology and Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Salzburg
  • Visiting Lecturer Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences Warsaw
  • Experience in the fields of neurological and cardiological rehabilitation (Christian Doppler Clinic Salzburg, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, Rehabilitation Centre Großgmain, Clinical Research Center Salzburg)
  • Author of more than 60 scientific articles and book chapters, as well as about 100 lectures and presentations at national and international congresses in the fields of brain research and sport psychology. Detailed scientific curriculum vitae



  • Certified sport psychologist of the asp and the ÖBS (Center of Mental Excellence/asp, Munich/Innsbruck, 2015)
  • Habilitation in Psychology (Venia Docendi) (University of Salzburg, 2020)
  • Doctorate in Psychology (Dr. rer. nat.) (University of Salzburg, 2012)
  • Diploma in Psychology (Mag. rer. nat.) (University of Salzburg, 2008)
  • Various advanced trainings, e.g.:
    • Psychology for High Performance Sports (FC Barcelona Universitas)
    • Neurobiology and Sports Performance (FC Barcelona Universitas)
    • Mindfulness in Elite Sports (United States Olympic Committee)
    • Sports Science (University of Colorado Boulder)
    • Exercise Science (University of Florida)
    • Concussions in Sport (University of Michigan)
    • The Science of Well-Being (Yale University)
    • Anti-Doping (Université de Lausanne, NADA Austria)
    • Prevention of sexualised violence in sports (100% Sport, ÖBS)
    • Instructor Triathlon (BSPA Austria)



  • Victories in triathlons and running competitions
  • Medals at Austrian Championships
  • Participation in world championships and European championships as an amateur
  • Mountain sports, outdoor sports, in my youth football, fistball, Jiu Jitsu
  • Voluntary work on the board of TrumerTriTeam, organisation team Trumer Triathlon
  • A sporty and active lifestyle is simply part of my life!




Alpine/Cross/Freestyle Skiing American Football Archery Basketball
Biathlon Breakdance Climbing Cross-country skiing
Cycling Dancing E-sports Equestrian sport
Fencing Figure skating Fistball Football/Soccer
Golf Gymnastics Handball Ice hockey
Judo Karate Karting Luging
Motocross Mountain biking Nordic combined Rowing
Running Sailing Ski jumping Ski mountaineering
Snooker Snowboard Alpine/Cross/Freestyle Swimming Table tennis
Taekwondo Tennis Track and Field Triathlon
Vaulting Volleyball Wheelchair sport Wrestling


Foto: Kolarik
Foto: Kolarik
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