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)

Posted by Tyler Hanley, online 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


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

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

Handmade truffle shop now open in downtown Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 2,393 views

Why is doing nothing so difficult?
By Sally Torbey | 7 comments | 1,104 views

Breastfeeding Tips
By Jessica T | 6 comments | 954 views

Weekly Update
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 733 views

Call it a novel: Dirty Love by Andre Dubus III
By Nick Taylor | 1 comment | 264 views