WEST PALM BEACH, FL — ( — June 17, 2002 — Dr. John F. Murray, a licensed clinical and sport psychologist in South Florida, will host a totally new type of live call-in radio program on sport/performance psychology. The show is called Mental Equipment and aims to help people achieve greater success and enjoyment in a variety of demanding life situations.

Based on Dr. Murray’s experience and the cutting edge science/profession of sport psychology, it will encourage callers to ask questions, share their personal successes and failures, and reveal their secrets of success with other listeners. Dr. Murray will answer caller’s questions, discuss mental training, and interview a variety of interesting personalities including professional athletes, performing artists, and leaders in business. The show will air every Wednesday from 10: 30 to 11:00 AM on WAXY 790 AM beginning on July 3.

WAXY 790 is available throughout South Florida from Marathon to the Palm Beaches. For more information or to advertise your products or services on this show, please call 561-805-5858, send an email to or go to


Dr. Murray develops tailored performance solutions for athletes, sports teams, executives, corporations and organizations. His business partner is Dr. Stephan B. Tchividjian, a longtime Florida radio talk show host, counselor, and business consultant known in South Florida as “Dr. T.” Together, Murray and Tchividjian provide management consulting services to senior executives and corporations, and workshops on topics such as leadership, excellence in the service industry, and conflict resolution.

Dr. Murray’s work helps individuals manage the many distractions inherent in high-demand activities. Being a clinical psychologist adds to his understanding of the person in conducting initial assessments, teaching mental strategies, and providing individual counseling to enhance performance and well-being.

Dr. Murray is a former international tennis professional and the author of the top selling book “Smart Tennis: How to Play and Win the Mental Game” (Jossey-Bass, 1999), cover endorsed by Lindsay Davenport when she was #1 in the world. His articles and advice frequently appear in Tennis Magazine and many other popular sport and business publications.

Dr. Murray gained experience within three major universities and two top college football organizations. He conducted his doctoral dissertation in 1996 on the national champion Florida Gator football team and completed his clinical and sport psychology internship on the 1997 Rose Bowl participant, Washington State Cougars. Since entering private practice, Murray has continued to help individuals in business, sports, and daily life to get along better and achieve their all-time personal bests.


Mental Equipment Radio Program, 2601 North Flagler Drive, Suite 309, West Palm Beach, FL 33480. Telephone (561) 596-9898, Fax (561) 805-8662. Email: