U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee Lead Sport Psychologist Karen Cogan recently sat down with Positive Coaching Alliance’s 2022 Double Goal Coach of the Year national winners from the sport of gymnastics:

  • Lainy Carslaw, Head Coach and Team Manager, Pittsburgh Northstars Gymnastics Team
  • Breasha Pruitt, Owner and Women’s Competitive Head Coach, Breasha Pruitt Elite Gymnastics

The trio discussed the nexus of positive coaching and mental health within our sport, how to support athletes as they navigate mental health challenges, and tips for coaches and club owners.