Dr. Gloria Petruzzelli


Dr. Petruzzelli is a licensed clinical sport psychologist, performance psychologist andpetruzzelli16 mindfulness teacher located in Sacramento, California. She works with sport teams and elite athletes across the country. She has significant experience working with NCAA D1 athletes and works full-time at Sacramento State Athletics. Dr. Petruzzelli is the first licensed clinical psychologist and sport psychologist to be housed in an athletics department in the California State University system, and only one of 30 psychologists in the nation to be housed in a D1 athletics program. 

Dr. Petruzzelli has been featured in Triathlete Magazine, Runners World Magazine, MensHealth.Com, Fitness.Com, Womens Health, and other mainstream publications. Dr. Petruzzelli is also a 2x Ironman triathlete and endurance runner, and notably an age group podium finisher at Ironman Texas 2014. 

Dr. Petruzzelli’s approach customizes every training program and service to consider the individual athlete’s dreams, lifestyle, and goals. She takes a direct and consistent approach to teaching you what you need, however the practice is up to you. 

Disclaimer: The information on this website is intended to convey information only. It is not intended to constitute medical or mental health treatment. Any health condition should be evaluated and treated by an appropriate healthcare professional. No doctor patient relationship is implied or actualized by contact with this website or contact with Dr. Petruzzelli until formally agreed upon in writing. Links to other websites are provided as a public service only. Although Dr. Petruzzelli has screened these sites for their usefulness, she is not responsible for their accuracy, reliability or content.

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