Dr. Tashman received her Ph.D. in 2010 in Sport Psychology from Florida State University, her M.S. in 2005 in Sport Psychology from Florida State University, and her B.A. in 2002 in Psychology from The College of New Jersey.
Dr. Tashman is also a Certified Consultant with the Association of Applied Sport Psychology (CC-AASP). She has provided performance consulting services since 2004 to a variety of sports, such as gymnastics, soccer, rowing, softball, swimming, diving, tennis, basketball, volleyball, track, and equestrian, and has consulted with a variety of levels from youth sport to NCAA Division I athletics. She also has some experience working with non-sport performers, such as musicians, police officers, and nurses. She currently does performance consulting at Barry University and through her private consulting practice, Inspire Performance Consulting, LLC and also provides supervision and mentoring to individuals interested in becoming certified consultants with AASP. Dr. Tashman's own background in sport consisted of 13 years of elite equestrian showjumping and she currently enjoys exercising, running, playing tennis and golf, and kayaking.