Are coaches losing sleep at night thinking about the personal choices that your student athletes are making?
Are you concerned that their behavior could draw negative attention, ultimately tarnishing the reputation of your team and campus?
Has your campus spent valuable resources on legal fees or been forced to put out the fires of bad press?
Coaches enter this profession for the love of the sport, but they quickly become intertwined with the personal lives of their student athletes. Although a coach’s focus is on winning – mentoring for the integrity of the team, your campus, and student athletes’ future success is the most meaningful and long-lasting endeavor they’ll make. It’s about character development!
Elaine provides extensive training for coaching and administrative staff. She is a subject matter expert on the most current high-risk trends at campuses nationwide. Coaches gain a critical awareness of behavioral changes indicating that an athlete is engaging in high-risk behaviors or struggling with personal issues. They learn proven strategies to conduct critical and effective conversations to mentor and guide their athletes towards help. She also provides Title IX and diversity and inclusion training for your athletic staff.
Culture starts at the top. Your athletic program will develop a stellar reputation for outstanding character, decreased liability, and negative press as coaches leave empowered to motivate their teams to make positive choices.