David Sortino

Dr. David Sortino is a psychologist and currently Director of Educational Strategies, a private consulting company catering to teachers, parents, students. Dr. Sortino can be reached at davidsortino@comcast.net or on his blog: http://www.davidsortino.com.

Kids and Competitive Sports: Too Much Pressure?

By David Sortino


A child playing any sport that includes uniforms, umpires, coaches, players and parents will often sense an intense need that they succeed from the adults around them. That intense pressure contains all the elements that can cause eventual failure. This is particularly true with baseball. A round bat used to hit a round ball often... Read more »