The Art of Coaching: Strategies for Developing More Confident and Coachable Athletes


February 26, 2021

9am - 11am (Thailand Time)

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(register by February 13, 2021)  

Baht 4500 (≈USD 150) per participant


Led by:

Dr. Gregory A. Dale

Target Audience

Middle School and High School Coaches, Club Coaches, Teachers


Workshop Overview

This workshop will provide coaches and other educators an opportunity to learn effective strategies for enhancing communication with athletes, motivation of those athletes and building healthy team culture.


Topics covered

  • Establishing and maintaining credibility as a coach

  • Stages of a coach’s career

  • The art of challenging athletes without undermining confidence

  • Balancing accountability and empathy

  • Communicating before, during and after competition

  • Strategies for effectively handling discipline


Workshop Leader

Gregory A. Dale is the Director of Sport Psychology and Leadership Program for Duke Athletics. In his sport psychology role, Dale provides consultations for individual athletes, coaches and staff members. In addition, Dale provides team building services for athletic teams and other units within the athletic department.


In his leadership role, Dale provides leadership training for athletes, coaches and administrators within the department through various educational programs. He is also a professor of sport psychology and sport ethics in the Department of Health, Wellness and Physical Education.


Dale, a native of Troy, Texas, has written four books on leadership, coaching, parenting and performance and serves as a consultant to numerous athletic and corporate organizations around the world.

Workshop Coordinator

Sonthaya Chutisacha