Lead With A Positive To Help Players Overcome Mistakes
When athletes make mistakes, Mermuys chooses to lead with a positive before following up with a correction.
Coach Strategy: Use Empathy To Help Players Move On From Mistakes
Tom Grilk explains how former Hockey Legend Ray Bourque used empathy to help his son move on from mistakes.
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.
Flush And Park Mistakes With A Mistake Ritual
This article explains methods for moving past mistakes and focusing on the next needed action.
Flushing And Parking: The Short And Long Of Mistake Rituals
This article by PCA Trainer Roch King can help coaches, athletes and teams past their mistakes.
Get It Right The First Time? It's A Fluke.
Mistakes are the lifeblood of learning and coaches should aim for a mastery approach to learning new skills.
Coaching for Mastery: The ELM Tree Of Mastery Toolkit For Coaches
These six steps help coaches introduce a mastery approach, instead of focusing just on the scoreboard.
The Need For A Mistake Ritual
Coaches and Parents need to give players a tool, so they can process and move past their mistakes.
The Importance Of Developing A Mistake Ritual
A mistake ritual helps athletes, coaches and parents move on to the most important play -- the next play!
Working With Your Players To Identify Mistakes
Watch as this wrestling coach helps his athletes identity their mistakes by asking, instead of telling.
Katey Stone: Bouncing Back From A Bad Game
Focusing on the process after a loss can help you do better next time.