Speaking Engagements

Dr. Hack and Dr. Hughes are sought after speakers for local teams, high schools, club teams, and businesses. Audiences can include teenagers, coaches, administrators, parents, and business professionals. Their entertaining and engaging style makes the strategies they teach easy to understand and fun to learn. Emphasis is given to interactive audience participation to increase the relevance of the material.

Sport & Performance Strategies

Examples of sport specific topics for speaking engagements include:

  • Sharpening your Focus
  • Growing your Confidence
  • Maximizing Motivation
  • Calming your Nerves
  • Team Cohesion: Being a Better Teammate
  • Managing your Frustration
  • Communicating Effectively for Coaches and Athletes
  • Team Building alternatives to Hazing

Additional topics can be covered as requested.

Parenting Strategies

Dr. Hack and Dr. Hughes are available to speak to parent groups and organizations regarding strategies to effectively guide teenagers through the challenges of adolescence and impending adulthood. Presentations are geared to the particular needs of each group. Topics can include:

  • Raising boys: What parents need to know to raise a happy, healthy teen
  • Teaching Independence: How parents can pave the way for their child’s future
  • Setting limits or setting them free: What works for teens and what doesn’t
  • Fighting over college applications? How to take the stress out and put the fun back in to applying to school
  • Motivated Teenagers: No, that’s not an oxymoron. Teaching parents how to inspire their teen.
  • Sports Savvy: Teaching parents how to support their junior athlete as the stakes get higher

Topics can also be customized for your school or organization.