Dos and Donts of Coaching There are five things that you should never do as a coach, and four things that you should make sure you do. Do's Communicate Take care of your support staff Keep a high level of withitness Make sure your teams and players are in
List and describe the various coaching styles
There are many different ways that coaches can disseminate information, or tell their
players what to do.
The most common coaching style, used 80%-90% of the time, is called the command
style. The coach makes
two major types of coaches
You can take all coaches and divide them into two major types:
The first type is called a transactional coach.
- A transactional coach uses his or her players to meet their own personal needs
- i.e. prestige, money, better job,
The Stressors of Coaching
How you respond when something threatens you.
Body and mind changes with stress.
o Called the Stress Response.
Stress happens for good and bad.
o Bad= Distress
o Good= Eustress
General Adaption Syndrome (GAS)
o How the bod
PSYCHOLOGY OF COACHING
Human beings can control 2 things and 2 things only:
2 major classifications of coaches:
Transitional Coach- use players as tools to meet their personal needs such
as status, money, glory, validation, and
Processing Activities in Sports and Activities
Tubula Rasa means a blank slate
How People Learn
Benjamin Bloom- When we learn information, we learn it on 3 levels.
1. Cognitive Level- Your memory, reasoning skills
2. Affective Leve
Philosophies and Stages of Coaching
Philosophies of Coaching: (Both are needed to be a successful coach)
Surprise and Change- Try to trick your opponent (Gimmick plays)
Late 1980s to mid 1990s, University of Alabama basketball won
5 SEC basketball tou
Controlling Participants and Parents in Youth Sports Youth Sports Make sure you communicate with the parents.
#1 reason kids start sports is because their friends are doing it and winning was #10 Each year, about 50 Million children participate in youth
Coaching work of Benjamin Bloom In coaching, there is nothing more frustrating than giving out information, and then having to give it again on another day. We come into the world tabula rasa. Sometimes things are added to our blank slate forever. Sometim
Coaching Styles and Golden Rules
Teaching Styles and Motivation:
Command style: (most common) coach makes all the decisions, athlete is to obey
Practice style: give athletes a little bit of atomic
1 EX: practice shooting for 5 minutes with
Categories of People Difficult to Coach
Doom and Gloom Person This type of person loves to say stuff that can make you
fearful or depressed.
Strategy: Tell them that you d like to stay and talk to them, but you have something else