The Club vs. High School Dilemma
Helping your child when he or she is facing pressure from a coach to quit other teams.
The Ineffective Coach - Not Happy With The Coach?
What can you do when you think your child has an ineffective coach? Find out here.
Playing Time Blues
Not sure what to say to your child experiencing less than desired playing time? See this excerpt for advice.
Help Your Child Deal With Pre-Game Nerves
Nervousness and fear are a part of sports. Help your children through their anxieties with these tips.
Supporting Your Children When They Make Mistakes
How to demonstrate unconditional support of your child while reinforcing a mastery approach to the sport.
Disagree With Your Child's Coach? How To Handle, And When To Intervene
Parents who disagree with a coach should remain supportive of their children, but not necessarily intervene.
When Your Child Receives Only Minimum Playing Time
Even when your child receives minimum playing time, you still can help ensure a positive experience.
What To Do When Your Child Loses Enthusiasm For A Sport
Key to reviving enthusiasm is asking the right questions to learn what, if anything, is bothering your child.
Seize Teachable Moments In Televised Sports To Reinforce Character
How to discuss with your youth athletes examples of good and bad behavior seen during televised sports.
The "Talent Trap," The Odds Of Going Pro, And Becoming Elite
Statistics on the chance to go pro prove that it's wise to focus on effort and life lessons, not just talent.