Most coaches agree that dealing with parents is often one of the most challenging (and difficult) aspects of their jobs. Coaching the Athlete’s Parents presents an overview of how coaches can help the parents of their athletes know what their rightful role is in regard to their behavior. The DVD provides ideas and suggestions on ways coaches can help parents channel their desire to be involved in their children’s activities in a positive, appropriate manner.
Among the topics Understanding parents, communicating with parents, meeting with parents before the season starts, defining the role of parents, and ideas for involving parents in a positive way.
Format: DVD / 47 minutes
Author: Kathi Wieskamp (Lincoln Southeast (NE) High School)