Applied Trading Psychology

This Applied Trading Psychology e-learning training course is designed for traders who want to improve their trading performance. The content is largely drawn from the areas of performance psychology, neuroscience, behavioural finance and cognitive behavioural coaching, combined with the trainer’s vast experience of working with traders of all abilities and experience across the globe and across asset classes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Duration:

8 hours

Trainer:

Steve Ward

Course Fee:

£895

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3Understanding trader performance

  • Thinking about trader performance
  • Trader meets market
  • Trading performance factors
  • The challenges
  • What can we do?

Awareness and attention training

  • The awareness advantage
  • Attention and performance
  • Mindfulness
  • Mindfulness training

Minding your mind

  • What is the mind?
  • Why we need to mind our mind
  • Metacognition and mind awareness
  • Beliefs, perception, emotions, decisions
  • Mind management and defusion strategies

Embracing emotion

  • Emotions and performance
  • Emotions and trading
  • A new emotional paradigm
  • Emotional awareness
  • Emotion management strategies

Committed action

  • Discipline
  • Values, goals and behaviours
  • The 3 stages of performance
  • The impact of fatigue and energy management
  • Creating your trading process

Improving performance

  • Change and performance improvement
  • Growth mindset
  • Understanding change
  • Opposite action
  • Change and performance improvement strategies

WHAT IS THE TIMELINE FOR THE COURSE?
You can start the course anytime you wish and will gain access to the online course materials within one business day of registration. Your online access will last for 3 months, plus you will also receive a hard copy of the manual within a few days of registration.

HOW LONG SHOULD IT TAKE ME TO COMPLETE THE COURSE?
We provide three months’ access to the online material to give students a chance to take things at their own pace, but we expect most people to take no longer than a week to complete the course.

WILL I BE ABLE TO ASK QUESTIONS AS I GO ALONG?
The trainer is happy to help you out in case you need assistance. Questions can be asked directly by email or through the trainer’s blog. However, the number and depth of the questions should be kept within reason and within the scope of the training course.