The Expectation Academy

  • Reduce Fear, Anxiety, and Stress
  • Boost Creativity & Productivity
  • Discover Hidden Strengths
  • Live a Fulfilled Life
  • and Much Much More

Learn Key Tools

Get the tools you need to make the best choices available to you based on the direction you choose, assisting you in identifying the key elements needed to figure the best path to living the life that you desire.

Gain Confidence

Gain the confidence necessary to handle any difficult situation and help you identify and make the best choices available.

Increase Your Insight

You’ll experience increased insights into the causes and effects of expectations on your daily life so you can  live a life of your own creation.


Art Costello is a visionary mindset expert, author, and coach who helps individuals, families, professional athletes, and business owners recognize the connection between their expectations and achievements. Art Costello has the unique ability to identify what is preventing you from living to your full potential and gives you options.

Art reveals the way that your beliefs impact your choices and as a result, create the life you are currently living. If you want to change the circumstances in your personal life or in your career, the key is to shift your expectations and to apply effort to the new awareness of what you desire to create. Whatever you expect to receive or experience in your life is exactly what will occur.

Art has created a powerful protocol in his book, Expectation Therapy, which clearly identifies the opportunity for you to shed your limiting beliefs and become more prepared, and more successful, allowing you to lead a more joyful life.

Art is a prolific blogger with thousands of followers. His writing draws from his own observations on life and current events. Art Costello is a veteran, counselor, entrepreneur, athlete, and student of humanity who shares his wisdom in this revolutionary concept, Expectation Therapy.

He can help you shed your limiting beliefs and misguided expectations to become more prepared, more successful, and lead a more joyful life.

Art draws from his own immensely varied achievements and experiences as a mental health counselor, psychology student, successful entrepreneur, Vietnam veteran, and author to hone in on the unique mental obstacles of others and find their most assured path to greatness.

Art lives in Austin, Texas with his wife, Beverly, and their dog Sydney.  His family includes three adult children, their spouses, and five grandchildren. His background includes serving in Viet Nam as a Marine, playing college and semi-professional baseball as a catcher, working in and completing a degree in psychology, being a talent scout in the entertainment business, and owning a business for thirty years. As a counselor at Mercy  Mental Health in San Diego, he had worked with world-renowned “play” researcher, Dr. Stuart Brown, and while in the entertainment industry working with some of the most identified performers of the times.

Art’s greatest joy has been raising his family and spending time with his diverse group of friends.