Coaches need to be able to clearly communicate expectations, goals, standards, and feelings to their athletes.
Sport Psychology for Coaches
Competition is not responsible for either the positive or the negative consequences so frequently highlighted by the media. The impact of competition, both helpful and detrimental, results not from competition itself but from how it is organized and conducted. As a coach, you play a major role in making sport a positive competitive experience�or not.
Psychological Dynamics of Sport and Exercise 3rd Edition eBook
Hierarchical models of self-concept and self-esteem are multifaceted.
True Competition eBook
All competition requires finding the balance between seriousness and playfulness, between work and pleasure, between effort and enjoyment.
Anger Management in Sport eBook
The program uses guidelines to identify and manage anger.
Focused for Soccer-2nd Edition
Now that the power of attitude on performance for both male and female players has been established, coaches need to identify strategies that reinforce that process.
Inside Sport Psychology eBook
The relaxing place technique involves visualizing a real or imaginary location that carries strong associations of relaxation.
Focused for Rugby
Most coaches and athletes believe that mental toughness is one of the most important psychological characteristics that determine success in rugby.
Successful Coaching-4th Edition
Bullying is an act of aggression by someone or a group with the intent of harming a person either physically or psychologically.
Applying Educational Psychology in Coaching Athletes
As a coach I found this simple paradigm to be extremely helpful for understanding, guiding, and accelerating the motor learning process.