Proven methodology of training the mind and optimizing Teams and Organizations. 

Performance Mountain is a collaboration of over 40 years of Special Operations and High Performance Psychiatry experience founded by Dr. Larry Widman and Commander Jack Riggins.  Performance Mountain is a leadership and culture dynamics consulting firm that focuses on the art and science of communication dynamics and mental skill development of elite performers and groups.  

 Dr. Larry Widman has over 20 years of experience as a psychiatrist working in the high performance arena as a Medical Director of two hospital-based substance abuse treatment centers, working with high ranking military officers, consulting with Division 1 athletes/coaches/ teams for the University of Nebraska and Creighton University.  He has been intergral in five national championship Teams and continues to consult with professional athletes and Olympians across several sports.  Larry is a native of Omaha, NE, and graduated from with a BS from Washington University in St. Louis before attaining his Medical Degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. 

Commander Jack Riggins has 20 years of Naval Service leading Special Operations Forces and Navy SEALs throughout the world.  He has been involved in numerous contingency  operations and combat deployments in Asia, the Middle East, and South America.  His last assignment was as the Combatting Terrorism Lead for Special Operations Command Europe. Over the last eight years Jack has consulted with numerous pro-athletes, Olympians, NCAA Teams and business leaders across the United States.  Jack is a native of Fremont, NE who has a BE in Exercise Physiology from the University of Nebraska and a MA in Global/International Affairs  and Inter-agency Collaboration from Kansas University.  

Dr. Larry Widman 

CDR Jack Riggins USN (SEAL) Ret.  

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