Public Articles

March 25th, 2017

Coaching with Confidence

When outside distractions start to affect your thinking, they can hurt your ability to be a great coach. Sports psychologist Dr. Patrick Cohn explains how to deal with distractions and self-doubt so that you can be successful. Read More...

March 25th, 2017

Creating Decision-Makers

Coaches are the frontline in creating players who are quick thinkers and making sure their decision-making skills are constantly growing and improving. Here are ways you can make sure that developing these skills are front and center in your coaching strategy. Read More...

March 18th, 2017

Teaching your Players to be Competitive

Don't assume that all athletes are inherently competitive—some may have advanced primarily because of their talent level. The following are a few approaches that can help your athletes learn how to be more competitive. Read More...

March 18th, 2017

Advice from the Best

A few years ago, USA Today asked NCAA championship basketball coaches for advice they'd offer young coaches, and none said anything about basketball. Instead they talked about things like coaching for the right reasons, handling criticism, and being yourself. Read More...

March 11th, 2017

How to Build Relationships with your Players

Being an effective teacher requires more than the ability to transmit knowledge to students. It also requires building relationships with them. Each student is a unique individual with a unique background and learning style. Different students also respond to different motivations. Read More...