Dr. Seth Hickerson


Seth has made a lot of bad decisions…He has gone through several personal challenges in his life…many self-inflicted and many not. Dr. Hickerson also knows he is not unique or special…he is human and flawed. Seth also knows that there is a way to manage the adversity life throws at you and overcome it so that you can fully develop as a person and become a top performer in any industry regardless of your background, education level or environment.

Seth is passionate about teaching people how to become the best they can be through mental skills training (emotional intelligence/cognitive fitness) aka “Mental Toughness” and Leadership training. This is the secret skill set that sets the optimum performers apart from all the rest.

Seth has helped individuals, from beginners to professionals, improve their self and situational awareness through Mental Toughness Training and Leadership Development. Dr. Hickerson and Boost teach people how to become more confident, present and in control so they can life a more responsive, and not reactive life.

Dr. Hickerson received his B.S degree in Health and Physical Education (K-12) from Indiana State University. He then completed his M.S. degree from the University of Tennessee majoring in Sport Studies (with a focus in Sport Psychology). His doctorate was obtained in Educational Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Seth is a member of the Applied Association of Sport Psychology and is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) from the NSCA (National Strength and Conditioning Association). Dr. Hickerson is a veteran of both the U.S. Navy (Active Duty) and the U.S. Air Force (reserve) where he proudly served for 8 years while spending 5 years overseas.