A Montessori education emphasizes independence and a limited freedom to choose. Coaching this self-guided approach may also apply well in fitness. As professionals, is it our duty to coach people towards self-reliance and ultimately exercise independence?
Meeting Date: 2 / 18 / 15
06:20 – A definition of Montessori
11:20 – Managing the client / athlete who just wants to be told what to do
14:12 – Is there a professional responsibility to educate?
17:00 – Coaching self monitoring and modifying a plan “on the fly”
23:05 – The client / athlete familiarity with “media science” and how to counter it
31:15 – Should we expect people to become more scientifically literate?
39:55 – The value of learning the WHY and HOW behind the WHAT
43:10 – Who should care more…the client / athlete or the coach?
48:20 – Does a client / athlete have to care to get results?
50:15 – What is the role of inspiration in coaching?