For your final paper you will be developing a comprehensive coaching and team building plan for a team. Begin by creating a fictitious team, including the sport, age range, and approximate size of your team.
In your plan you should address all of the following issues to develop a cohesive team of successful athletes:
- Operant conditioning procedures to promote desirable behaviors
- Team building strategies to enhance group cohesiveness
- Coach leadership style and development of athlete leaders
- Goal setting and strategies to attain peak performance
- Stress management
Your paper should be 5-6 pages in length and contain a minimum of 4 scholarly sources in addition to your textbook for a total of 5 sources. Make sure that your paper is written in APA format and that your sources are properly cited and referenced. This paper is due on Sunday of week 3.