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Dr. Bettina Callary

Breakout Session: Coach and Leadership Effectiveness

Dr. Bettina Callary is the Canada Research Chair in Sport Coaching and Adult Learning and an Associate Professor in Sport and Physical Activity Leadership at Cape Breton University.

She publishes on topics related to the psychosocial aspects of effective coaching, instruction and programming of adult sport, coach development and learning. She runs the Community Active Sport Training and Learning (CoASTaL) lab at CBU and she is the Editor-in-Chief for the International Sport Coaching Journal.

She recently co-edited the foundational book for coach developers: “Coach Education and Development in Sport: Instructional Strategies”, published by Routledge in 2020. Bettina is also an active alpine ski coach and coach developer, having coached youth to World Cup teams.