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Episode #26: Why Does Your Athlete Play? Kirsten & Susie

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Episode #26: Why Does Your Athlete Play? Kirsten & Susie

Four ways you can support your athlete through the pressures of youth sports

Parenting is tough and responding in a way that is not only supportive but beneficial to your child can be tricky some times. Understanding WHY your teen plays is so helpful in supporting him on his journey.

Today Susie and Kirsten discuss four ways to support your athlete as adversity occurs. When we have the tools as parents to support them, it can make for a much more enjoyable ride for both YOU and your child. It doesn’t have to be overwhelming.

Let’s do this!

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Episode #11: Audrey Monke: Why Your Athlete Should Go To A Sleepaway Camp This Summer

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Episode #11: Audrey Monke: Why Your Athlete Should Go To A Sleepaway Camp This Summer

This week on #RaisingAthletes, Audrey Monke, the Director of Gold Arrow Camp, Mother of five and speaker and writer of Sunshine-Parenting.com, spoke with Kirsten about the importance of giving your athlete some time away from their sport and the other benefits of sleep away camp, like making real lasting connections (without any devices), having some alone time and facing fears that they don't get a chance to work through in their every day lives! 

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