Every youth athlete or high school athlete gets nervous at some point and can benefit from these tips and tools for coaches, parents and athletes.
How Sports Done Right Helps Youth Affected By Trauma
Recently PCA hosted Founder of We Coach, Megan Bartlett, on the Power of Positive Podcast, powered by Tipevo
Steve Young: Positive Coaches Find Unique Ways To Include Everyone
Steve Young, a Pro Football Hall of Famer, speaks on how a positive coach helped his son overcome fear.
An empowering message from a World Cup Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist to youth and high school athletes
PCA National Advisory Board Member and St. Louis Cardinals Shortstop, Paul DeJong shares his game day prep.
The sense of belonging that Derek yearns for is a great example that kids do sports to feel connected.
Why Every Kid Needs Playing Time At The Youth Level No Matter What
Brad Frost talks about why coaches need to make sure every player gets enough playing time.
Nervous? Try Courageousness, Compassion And Competitiveness
Graham Betchart talks about what to do when you are nervous about some important event.
Supreme Confidence Occurs When You Realize You Can Always Trust Yourself
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart: confidence based on process AND positive results is "supreme confidence."
The Umpire Says Play Ball, Not Let's Get Stressed, And That Matters
Chris Fay talks about making sure players are relaxed and enjoying the games they are playing.
Pressure And Mistakes Are Part Of What Make Sports Exciting And Important
Christian Lavers says that pressure makes the game exciting and fun, but with that comes mistakes.
Coaching Athletes Who Play With Fear Of Losing
Coach your players to lock into the present moment, focused on what they can control, says Lucid Performance.
How Self-Compassion Helps With Resilience And Handling Failure
Self-compassion and remembering that failure is part of being human helps people persist and be resilient.
How Coaches Can Teach Mindfulness To Their Athletes
Practicing mindfulness is the easiest, cheapest way to gain control of your mind, says Dacher Keltner.