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Gabe Carr-Harris, PGA
Gabe has been a Golf Professional since 2003 and a PGA Member since 2013. He is finishing his second season here at The Golf Performance Center Custom Clubs. Before GPC, he spent a year at Sleepy Hollow Country Club as the First Assistant Professional. Prior to Sleepy, he spent four seasons at Greenwich Country Club and five seasons at Stonington Country Club, in the same role. He also spent three seasons at Paramount CC and two of those winters at Bears Paw CC in Naples, FL. After studying Professional Golf Management at Arizona State University, he stayed out west for a few years working on his game and competing.
Gabe is a big fan of continuing education in all pillars of golf, and recently spent the winters of 2016-2018 at the #1 Golf School in the country, The Jim McLean Golf School in Miami, Florida. Here he studied under some of the best teachers in the world, while they worked with PGA and LPGA tour players, Web.com, Symetra Tour, and PGA Tour Latinoamerica players, plus top-ranked collegiate and junior golfers. Gabe is now a certified Jim McLean Certified Instructor. Other Teaching & Coaching certifications include The Golf Performance Center, Trackman, BodiTrak, US Kids, & Swing Catalyst. Gabe was named a Top 50 Honorable Mention US Kids Instructor in the country three times (2017, 2018 & 2019), for some of the work he has done with Junior Golf. Gabe credits his continuous quest for improvement to the mentors who have spent time with him.
Gabe was recently named the 2017 Metropolitan Ely Callaway Award Winner, an award given to the Golf Professional in the section for his dedication to education, service, and involvement. He was also a twice member of the Gene Borek Squire Cup Team in 2018 & 2019, which is one of his proudest golf accomplishments. He still serves on the MET PGA Communications Committee and is very involved in the MET PGA Section. Away from golf, Gabe loves spending time with his wife Arley, and their son Colton James. They like watching football and all sorts of hockey, especially the New York Rangers! LGR!Read More
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Dr. Kate Campbell
Kate Campbell, DPT, SCS, Cert. MDT, CSCS, completed both her undergraduate degree and Doctor of Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware. Her Bachelor’s of Science studies were in Exercise Physiology with minors in both Strength and Conditioning and Biology. Dr. Campbell has been awarded a Board Certification by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in Sports Physical Therapy, and is currently one of 18 Physical Therapists in the state of Connecticut with this distinction (only 4 are females). In 2010 she was certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment, more commonly known as the McKenzie method. She is a Certified SportsmetricsTM Trainer, a program designed to teaching female athletes proper biomechanics to avoid ACL injuries. Since 2008, Dr. Campbell has specialized in fabricating custom foot orthotics, evaluating and casting patient’s feet through Stride Orthotics.
Kate was a Division 1 Cheerleader for the University of Delaware and cheered through grad school. She now coaches local cheerleading and in her spare time she enjoys golf with the family, running, training for and competing in triathlons, and chasing her three daughters, age 7, 4 and 5 months.
• Board Certified Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy (SCS)
• Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment, McKenzie method (Cert. MDT)
• Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
• Certified SportsmetricsTM Trainer
• Running evaluations
• Return to Sport Evaluations for post ACL injury or surgery
• LSVT BIG certified
• Custom Orthotic Fabrication
• American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
• Orthopedic Physical Therapy Section
• Sports Physical Therapy Section
· Sports Special Interest Groups: Golf and Golf Performance, Sports Performance Enhancement, Female Athlete, Running, Youth Athlete, Professional/Collegiate Therapist
• Geriatric Physical Therapy Section
· Geriatric Special Interest Groups: Balance and Falls, Bone Health, Health Promotion and Wellness
• Connecticut Physical Therapy Association
Dr. Josh Brant
Dr. Josh Brant’s focus in on the Mental Game, one of GPC’s 5 Elements of Success. He leads the organization’s sports psychology program and is an adjunct teacher for the ACHIEVE program.
He is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with 18+ years of experience working with adolescents and their families. Since 2006, he’s led the psychology department at Hopkins School in New Haven, CT, one of the top private high schools in the country. As the head psychologist at Hopkins, Dr. Brant’s responsibilities include teaching Psychology classes and supervising counseling services for 700+ students, ranging in age from 12-18 years old. In his practice, he’s helped students and their families address the many issues associated with a high-performing population (i.e., depression, anxiety, parental pressure, perfectionism, learning disabilities, AD/HD, eating disorders, etc.). Outside of teaching and counseling, Dr. Brant serves as the Head Coach of Varsity Golf and the Assistant Coach of Boys Varsity Soccer at Hopkins and recently won the CSCA Outstanding Assistant Prep School Coach of the Year Award in 2019.
In addition to his work at the Hopkins School, Dr. Brant coaches aspiring professional golfers and top amateurs in Connecticut to improve their mental game. His approach includes strategies for cognitive and emotional self-regulation and, more recently, for physiological self-regulation. He’s also been a contributor to the Connecticut State Golf Association online magazine writing articles on the mental game.
Dr. Brant sits on the Board of Directors for both GPC and ACHIEVE.Read More