Conflict, arguments, and change are natural parts of student athlete lives, as well as the lives of every coach, referee, sports organization. Conflict resolution is a way for teammates or opponents to find a mutual solution to a disagreement among them. The disagreement may be competitive, personal, financial, or emotional.
This resource is suited for student athletes experiencing conflicts in their social or private settings. Conflict resolution is appropriate for almost any disagreement. Student athletes daily lives offer plenty of opportunities for negotiation – between parents and children, teammates, coaches, friends, etc., and as a result, you probably already have a variety of scenarios involving tension.