How to Support Players Suffering from Trauma

It was one of the most heinous crimes. Leon, at only the age of 16, had brutally murdered and raped two 13-year-old girls in his apartment complex. How could such a horrible crime be committed by this young boy? It was an important question Leon’s defense team sought...

How to Coach Entitled Athletes

Entitlement. It’s a popular word to describe the newest generation of players and their parents. National Championship Coach Geno Auriemma believes players are more entitled than ever. Just listen to to his post-game press conference from back in 2017: I know the...

The Simplest Way to Check If Your Players Understand Their Roles

This college coach prided himself on communication. He was working to be transparent around playing time and roles this season. He was determined to lean into the hard conversations that he had avoided for so long. So, he implemented biweekly conversations with his...

Four Steps to Take Control of Your Anger

The Quickest Way to Drop 20 IQ Points Inside the lower part of your brain, located in the limbic system, is a little almond-sized thing called your “amygdala”. We’ve all got one, and it is one of the most significant parts of every human body. Research has shown that...