Town Square

Post a New Topic

The psychology and effects of bad coaching

Original post made on May 14, 2010

A coach's ability to manage anger and frustration is the key to avoiding abusive coaching, along with redefining a longstanding coaching culture that condones drill-sergeant treatment of players, according to specialists in the field, locally and nationally.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 14, 2010, 8:53 AM

Comments (1)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Tyler Hanley
digital editor of Palo Alto Online
on May 14, 2010 at 8:54 am

Tyler Hanley is a registered user.

All comments regarding the special report on coaching in Palo Alto high schools have been streamlined to the following thread. Please add your comments here: Web Link


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Employees-turned-owners revamp Cafe Alto, open new restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 3,371 views

New York City College Tours, Part Two: NYU, CUNY Baruch, and NYIT
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 2,560 views

Reducing Congestion and Parking Challenges While Respecting the Mobility Advantages of Cars
By Steve Levy | 12 comments | 1,965 views

SENIOR FOCUS: How deciding when to move into a retirement community is a little like trying to time the stock market
By Max Greenberg | 6 comments | 1,222 views

Backlash Begins Following Serra Canonization Announcement
By Nick Taylor | 12 comments | 1,137 views