The Ultimate Sports Parent website provides sports parents and coaches practical advice and tips on how to improve young athletes’ confidence, success and happiness in sports with simple sports psychology strategies.
The Ultimate Sports Parent was developed by a brother/sister team: Dr. Patrick Cohn, a leading “mental game” expert, and Lisa Cohn, a parenting writer and sports mom to four children. The website provides sports parents and coaches with the latest research and tips for enhancing their sports parenting skills-and boosting kids’ success and happiness in sports.
About The Youth Sports Experts:
Lisa Cohn is an award-winning parenting writer and author whose stories have appeared in Mothering, the Christian Science Monitor, Parenting and other publications. She’s been quoted about parenting by the New York Times, Associated Press and Time Magazine. A soccer coach, Lisa is a mom and step mom to three young athletes. Lisa played three sports as a student at Wesleyan University, Middletown, Ct. Visit www.realwriters.net for more information about her work.
Patrick J. Cohn, Ph.D., earned his Ph.D. in Education specializing in sports psychology from the University of Virginia in 1991, and founded Peak Performance Sports in 1994. Dr. Cohn is an author, professional speaker and one of the nation’s leading mental game coaches. His coaching programs instill confidence, composure and effective mental strategies that enable athletes and teams to reach their performance goals. Dr. Cohn has helped athletes from a variety of sports backgrounds improve mental toughness. Click here to visit Sports Psychology for Young Athletes, Dr. Cohn’s main website at Peak Performance Sports.