Football Coaching

November 18, 2014

Dr Alyson Richards, Director of the Dyscovery Centre, Dr Catherine Purcell, Senior Research Fellow, and Sally Scott Roberts, Senior Lecturer and Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist, completed a pilot project in collaboration with Mel Tuckwell, Senior Lecturer in Coaching, to provide students on the Foundation Degree in Coaching Children with a five week live-coaching experience with children who have behavioural, emotional and social difficulties and diagnoses such as DCD, ADHD and ASD, as part of their ‘Adapted Coaching’ module, to raise their awareness of and develop their skills in the coaching needs of children with ‘hidden impairments’.

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