How Coaches Can Help Athletes See The Big Picture In Difficult Moments
When coaches bring perspective to difficult moments, it can help athletes value and embrace the process.
Coaches Who See Athletes Make A Mistake Can Remind Them Of The Process
Award-winning coach explains how to help players cope with mistakes and praise them when they bounce back
Dan James: Effort Allows Athletes To Be Triumphant In Failure
In his time as a wheelchair tennis coach, James recounts a story of an athlete who was triumphant in failure.
What Happens When You Positively Reinforce The Way Kids Fail
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart on the power of positive reinforcement when athletes recover from mistakes
See How This Coach Uses A Mistake Ritual In A Game
A Mistake Ritual helps youth athletes to let go of their mistakes and stay ready for the next action.
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.
Former Olympian: Failure Is Not Failure If You Learn From It
Former Olympian Erica McClain urges coaches to help athletes re-frame failure as a positive teachable moment.
Claude Julien: "Release And Reload" To Move Beyond Mistakes
Canadiens Coach Claude Julien helps coaches help players past their mistakes to focus on the next play.
Mistake Ritual In Action
Watch a coach and his team use a mistake ritual in a real-life situation of the closing seconds of a game.
Brandi Chastain and Colleen Hacker on World Cup and Sport Psychology
A Google+ Hangout featuring World Cup legend Brandi Chastain and Mental Skills Coach Dr. Colleen Hacker.