Category Archives: STOP BULLYING IN SPORTS

PSYCHOLOGICALLY ABUSIVE BEHAVIOR BY CAREGIVERS (INCLUDING COACHES WHO ARE CAREGIVERS)

The Coaches of amateur school and non-school Athletes are by definition caregivers / caretakers, because most amateur school and non-school Athletes are age less than 18 years. The umbrella of child and youth protection passes from one caretaker to another until the child or youth are returned to the parent or custodial caretaker. Additionally, according […]

WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND, COACH

The editor’s focus was drawn to a basketball program that had recently come under fire for what appeared to be a ‘walkout’ by both Athletes and Coaches. After due consideration, what follows is an analysis of the typical faults that result in the demise of a Sports, Recreation or Exercise (SRE) program. Thank God, only […]

STOP SPORTS’ BULLYING, INTERVENTION FOR CHILD ATHLETES

Hazing, Harassment, Including Sexual Harassment, Any Intimidations are forms of Bullying. “7 Sayreville, NJ War Memorial High School football players, age 15 to 17, were arrested Friday and have been charged with sex crimes during hazing incident that “went too far”. The district canceled the remainder of football team’s season after the school superintendent said […]