Mindfulness for Student Athletes: 7-week online coaching program for Sports Coaches, Parents, Educators, and Professionals
New Session Begins
WED September 2nd, 7:30-9:00 PM ET
Based upon the contents from the best-selling Mindfulness For Student Athletes workbook, this online program, now in its 3rd year, is tailored for sports coaches, educators, parents, and professionals who support student-athletes. We've helped professionals in more than 15 countries learn, apply, and integrate these mindful coaching principles and practices to help student athletes:
Reduce Stress & Anxiety
Boost Confidence & Mental Toughness
Improve Focus and Concentration
Better Balance Athletes Busy Lives and Schedules
Increase Sport Satisfaction & Overall Well-Being
Heighten Ability to Get in the Zone
Drive a Growth Mindset
“I strongly recommend this program for all athletes, competitors, family members, coaches, educators, and professional personnel.” –Bill Reith, Former US Olympic Fencing Coach and Founder of Alcazar Fencing Club
"I find Todd's content very helpful when working with athletes at all levels enabling them to reach new heights in life and sports." -Graham Betchart, Head mental skills coach for the NBA Utah Jazz & consultant to USA basketballSign up Now for Mindfulness For Student Athletes Program
What you'll get:
- Seven, 90-minute live group coaching sessions with Todd
- All live sessions are recorded for later listening.
- Over 20 hours of pre-recorded content designed to help learn, apply, and integrate these concepts & practices for yourself, and as you help support/guide these practices with your athletes.
- Interaction with other parents, sports coaches, educators, and professionals from around the world all with a vested interest in supporting student athletes.
- Weekly PowerPoint presentation slides.
- Interviews with leading sports psychologists and experts in sports performance and mental health.
- Access to a private Facebook group for program participants.
- Key Activities/Templates from The Mindfulness For Student Athletes book.
- Numerous additional written summaries, charts, graphics, and templates to support and share with your athletes.
- Dozens of research articles about mindfulness and performance in sports.
- Certificate of Completion for the 18+ hours of live and online instruction.
BONUS: One Personal 1-1, 60-minute mindful coaching session with Todd
"This course offers a very well rounded, psychologically sound and supportive platform for all athletes, trainers, coaches and support staff who want to enhance their skills working with athletes. The strategies developed in this course assist individual's & athlete's in achieving better outcomes by addressing performance barriers that can often get in the way. Todd's expertise and insight, along with his humble delivery and teaching style made this learning program one I highly recommend. This course really does cover all the bases!"
Carrie Charles, RP, OACCPP
Registered Psychotherapist (She, Her)
Varsity Athletics Point Person for Mental Health
University of Guelph
Guelph, ON, Canada
INVESTMENT: $895 USD
Reducing Stress and Anxiety
Improving your athlete's capacity to handle and move past the pressures and frustrations that will arise from competing both on and off the court/field.
Increasing Confidence and Resilience
Tapping into your athlete's power and presence to improve their focus, attention, intention, and ability to get into the zone.
Creating a growth mindset and more optimistic attitude to help the athlete continue to improve in all areas of their lives.
Meet your Instructor and Mindful Sports Coach
Todd H. Corbin, CPC, is a former multisport student athlete and youth baseball coach, longtime avid runner and sports enthusiast, mindfulness teacher, professional speaker, certified parenting coach, and parent to two teen athletes.
Todd is co-author of Mindfulness For Student Athletes: A Workbook to Help Teens Reduce Stress and Enhance Performance. He is the creator of the online program based upon the book.
He spent 21 years in higher education publishing and was an instructor at Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, OH for 12 years, teaching courses in stress management, peak performance, communication skills, mindfulness, and meditation.
Todd's been practicing and teaching mindfulness and meditation since 1994 and has taken and studied with many of the leading practitioners and programs in the field including Deepak Chopra, Daniel Siegel, MBSR(UMass), MBSR-T, mPEAK and mFLOW(UC San Diego), and Positive Psychology Science of Happiness(UC Berkeley).
"I find Todd's content very helpful when working with athletes at all levels enabling them to reach new heights in life and sports." -Graham Betchart, Head mental skills coach for the NBA Utah Jazz & consultant to USA basketball
"Todd’s creative and personable approach to teaching mindfulness to student athletes has helped me teach my 10 year old son, my high school athletes, and myself. Todd’s program is full of insight, research, practical application, and analogies that make sense, are easy to understand and apply to myself as an athlete, my student athletes, and my own young kids as they navigate their way through sports." -Jenny Franz, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, National Board Certified
Anyone looking to help student-athletes handle the pressures of competition in a mindful and conscious way, this is the program. Todd deepened my knowledge and understanding of working with student-athletes. Todd is passionate, inspiring, and flexible. I am so excited to start teaching the strategies I have learned!” –Carmen Middleton, Athletic Director and Coach
"I highly recommend Todd Corbin’s Mindfulness program, it may change your life!” –Marlena N. Hudson, SPHR, Organization & Employee Development, NASA Glenn Research Center
Weekly LIVE Group Class Dates and Times: (All Live sessions are recorded for later listening)
1.5 Hours Per Week (10.5 Hours Total Live session Instruction + one hour live personal 1-1 coaching).
- Live Class 1: September 2nd, 2020 730-9 PM ET
- Live Class 2: September 9th, 2020 730-9 PM ET
- Live Class 3: September 16th, 2020 730-9PM ET
- Live Class 4: September 23th, 2020 730-9 PM ET
- Live Class 5: September 30th, 2020 730-9 PM ET
- Live Class 6: October 7th, 2020 7:30-9 PM ET
- Live Class 7: October 14th, 2020 7:30-9 PM ET
Weekly Pre-Recorded Course Content and Education:
1.0 Hour Per Week (7 Total Hours of additional Instruction)
All WEDNESDAY course times are listed in Eastern Time
SOME OF THE TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED IN THE SESSIONS:
Week 1: Foundational Skills for a Mindful Athlete, Coach, and Parent or Professional:
What is a Mindful Athlete?, Introduction to Mindfulness, The Psychology of Flow—how to get and stay in the Zone, Exploring the Effects of Stress on Athletes, The 2B.S.E.T. Model of Awareness and Mindful Sports Anchoring, The Always Be Competing Mindset, Intention/Attention/No-tension.
Week 2: Opening Your Sport Senses—Enhancing Sensory Awareness with your Athletes:
Sport sensory awareness, Visual Anchor Points, CPR for Choke Prevention, Mindfully Drinking Sports Drinks/Water, Research into mindfulness and its use with athletics/teams, beginning a personal mindfulness practice.
Week 3: Boosting Your Body and Breath—Enhancing Physical Awareness, Stamina, and Agility:
Sports Body Scan, Mindful Stretching and Routines, Mindfully Walking the Lines in Sports, Breathing Through Difficult Moments, 8 Ways to Use Breath to Reduce Stress, Body/Breath Grounding Athletic Anchors,TABAFI.
Week 4: Minding Your Mind—Mental Awareness Training:
Increasing Mental Toughness, Heightening Mental Preparation, Concentration, and Acuity, Visualizing Sport Performance, Mental Relaxation Skills, Investigating Inner Dialogue/Stories/Drama, 8 Ways to Stop Harmful Thoughts, Creating Automatic Positive Thoughts.
Week 5: Emotional Mastery and Developing a Confident Athlete:
Utilizing Positive Coping Strategies & Behaviors to Better Manage the Emotional Life of the Athlete, Athlete & Coach Self-Care, Tracking Sports Performance, Positive and Negative Mantras, The 5 G’s Appreciative Mindset, Becoming an Optimistic Athlete.
Week 6: Instilling Mindfulness and Positivity with your Athletes/Teams:
The Positive and Nurturing Coach, Helping athletes Manage/Break through Pain, Making Your Last Shot Philosophy, Creating Positive Momentum, Positive Athlete Best-Self, Embracing the Uncomfortable.
Week 7: The 5 P's of Performance and Putting It All Together:
Fine tuning the athletes' Passion, Power, Purpose, Presence, and Positive Circle of Support. Mindful Self-Compassion for Athletes, Creating a Mindful Team Plan.
"This course is a must for anyone working with athletes. I wish I took it years ago! Todd is a gifted instructor, has a wealth of knowledge, and each week you will learn things that you can immediately incorporate with your athletes. I highly recommend taking this valuable course!" -Julie Merrick, Merrick Mental Game Coaching and former D1 Track and Field Student-Athlete, Camarillo, CA
"This course is of great value. My colleague and I had a very positive experience and feel that we benefited greatly both as coaches and personally. We all must work on improving our tactics, movement, technique and individual shots etc. in our sport, but it's the ability to implement those skills during competition that really matters and I can't say enough good things about Todd to help you better understand how to do just that." -Joe Russell, Director of Squash - Cleveland Racquet Club
INVESTMENT: $895 USD
BONUS INCLUDED: One Personal 1-1 Mindful Coaching session with ToddSign up Now for Mindfulness For Student Athletes Program