“Coaching Beyond Xs and Os”

As mental health worsens among young people, the spotlight has shifted more than ever to coaches supporting athletes as mentors.


Jason Ronai, Senior District Director of Athletics, Noble Schools (Chicago)
Samantha Bates, Graduate Research Associate, Learning in Fitness through Sports Initiative, The Ohio State University


Brian Vecchio, Stride
Justin Armour, Stride


  1. “Toughest Mental Health Issues”
  2. “Early Interventions and Solutions”
  3. “Getting Coaches to Improve Athlete Relationships”