Women Coaches Symposium 2020
The 7th annual Women Coaches Symposium will take place on Friday, April 24, 2020 at TCF Bank Stadium on the University of Minnesota Campus. The WCS provides high-quality educational programming, networking, professional development and community building for 350+ women coaches, administrators, students, and those who support women coaches, at all levels of competition and all sports.
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MENTAL WELLBEING IS FOR EVERYONE (including coaches!!!)
All of us experience various levels of mental wellbeing at different points in our life. Half of us will personally experience at least one mental health condition in our lifetime. And yet misconception and discrimination still exist, causing people to feel shame, suffer in silence and either not seek or be able to access treatment.
Tucker Center Director LaVoi and The Tucker Team, Anna Baeth, Courtney Boucher, Mikinzee Salo & McKenzie Arbeiter, will deliver an afternoon WCS session "You are Not Alone, POWER UP!: How to use the Latest Data About and for Women Coaches." This se
Coach Johnson Patterson is a two-time Minnesota State High School League Hall of Fame basketball coach and will bring a wealth of knowledge to the WCS on our "Navigating Career Changes" panel.
While there has been an explosion of women participating in athletics since Title IX, only about 40% of them are coached by women.