129: Dan Abrahams on the psychology of team dynamics

In this episode of the Supporting Champions Podcast, we're joined by Dan Abrahams, a highly respected sports psychologist known for his insightful and practical approach to team dynamics and performance psychology. Our discussion offers a deep dive into the psychological elements that are crucial for team success, making this episode a valuable listen for coaches, athletes, and leaders alike. We explore a range of topics including the creation of environments that foster psychological development in teams, the intricate balance between focusing on individual players and the overall team, and the complexities of managing diverse personalities within a team setting. Additionally, we delve into tactical aspects such as strategies for maintaining a lead during a game or making adjustments when facing challenges. This conversation with Dan Abrahams is packed with insights and strategies for anyone looking to understand and improve team dynamics and performance. Enjoy! Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dan-abrahams-b72a306/ Twitter/X: https://twitter.com/DanAbrahams77  Website: https://danabrahams.com/   ATHLETE NOW The Supporting Champions Podcast is sponsored by Athlete Now, the innovative platform transforming how athletes and sports performance experts connect. With Athlete Now, navigate the complex world of sports excellence with ease. It's your hub for finding top-tier, rigorously vetted sports science, medicine, and coaching professionals tailored to your ambitions. For professionals, Athlete Now is the beacon to highlight and harness your skills, directly linking you to those in need of your expertise. Say goodbye to obscurity and hello to impact. Join Athlete Now for free as an athlete, or take advantage of the half-price introductory offer for practitioners: only £10 for the Foundation tier or £50 for the Professional tier with advanced features. Dive into a community dedicated to sporting success at theathletenow.com.   BLACK FRIDAY - 50% off Applied Courses Use code CHAMPS50 at checkout Offer ends 23rd November 2023 https://www.supportingchampions.co.uk/onlinecourse/#applied-pro-courses Hi, I'm Steve Ingham Sports and Performance Scientist co-founder at Supporting Champions. I have the privilege of supporting over 1000 athletes of which over 200 have gone on to win World or Olympic medals. For the last 25 years I've been fascinated by, researched and applied innovative ideas to help people succeed  and now I want to share those performance strategies with you.  I help aspiring and professional Performance Science and Support Staff improve their skills, experience and mindset for working with sports performers through a range of online courses and an exclusive community hub https://www.supportingchampions.co.uk/onlinecourse If you're working in sports performance or business and want to get support to develop your team and systems - take a look at what I offer here - https://www.supportingchampions.co.uk/speaking/ Listen to the podcast https://www.supportingchampions.co.uk/category/podcast/ LinksTwitter at https://twitter.com/ingham_steve https://www.tiktok.com/@supportingchampions Supporting Champions on Twitter www.twitter.com/support_champs Supporting Champions on Linkedin, www.linkedin.com/company/supporting-champions https://www.instagram.com/supportingchampions/      

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Steve Ingham, performance scientists, leader and author, explores the science, art, purpose and origins of high-performance. Steve interviews and discusses these concepts with the people who have been there and done it, whether it’s achieving at the highest level, been the driving force in making remarkable performance happen or those who have explored and researched aspects of human performance in real-depth.