Coaches Making Youth Sports a Positive Experience

The atmosphere set by organizations, parents, and coaches is a major factor in determining whether or not youth will have a positive experience in a sports program.
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Updated: October 19, 2017

Coaches Making Youth Sports a Positive Experience

A "win-at-all-costs" atmosphere can be harmful to a developing youth. This bulletin provides information to assist coaches in fostering a positive climate that enables children and youth involved in sports to enjoy themselves and reach their full potential. Two related bulletins provide similar information for parents.

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-Dissemination and Implementation Science -Fidelity and Adaptation -Evaluation: Process and Impact -Youth and Family Resiliency -PROSPER Model for implementing evidence based programs

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