Synopses & Reviews
Joe Ehrmann, a former NFL standout, is a dynamic motivational speaker and seminar leader, addressing audiences nationwide about the unparalleled platform, power, and position coaches have to transform their players' lives and impact families, schools, and communities. Recognized for his revolutionary concepts of teambuilding, mentoring, and coaching, he was named one of the "100 Most Influential Sports Educators in America" by the Institute for International Sport.
Ehrmann's coaching philosophy was described by Jeffrey Marx in the New York Times bestseller Season of Life, and since the publication of that book, thousands of coaches have looked to Joe for advice about putting his philosophy into practice. InSideOut Coaching provides the critical information and tools they've been waiting for—the information to help coaches everywhere create more meaningful experiences for themselves and maximize the impact on the lives of the athletes they coach.
"Ehrmann's guidebook is full of wise, practical words that should replace the old 'winning at all cost' adage." ---Publishers Weekly
Joe Ehrmann, "the Most Important Coach in America" (Parade) and subject of the New York Times bestseller Season of Life, describes how sports can transform lives and society—by teaching coaches to use athletics as a way to develop healthy men and women.
About the Author
Joe Ehrmann is a former Baltimore Colts defensive lineman, was named to the All-Century and All-American football teams at Syracuse University, and is a Baltimore Colts "Man of the Year" award winner. With his wife, Paula, he is cofounder of Building Men and Women for Others, Inc., and Coach for America. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland. Gregory Jordan is a writer from Baltimore and the coauthor of Dare to Prepare. His articles have appeared in the New York Times, the Hill, and Crisis magazine. Paula Ehrmann is a licensed, clinical, professional counselor with over twenty years of experience in psychotherapeutic treatment. Through her private practice, Paula Ehrmann and Associates, LLC, and as cofounder and CEO of Coach for America, Paula works with individuals and couples therapeutically, as well as with community and corporate groups, to transform personal beliefs, values, and public practices. She holds a masters degree in the science in applied psychology and quantitative methods, and she specializes in the treatment of personality and mood disorders, bereavement therapy, gender issues, transitions and trauma recovery. She is also cofounder of Building Men and Women for Others, Inc. Michael Prichard has played several thousand characters during his career. While he has been seen performing over one hundred of them in theater and film, Michael is primarily heard, having recorded well over five hundred full-length books. During his career as a one-man repertory company, he has recorded many series with running characters-including the complete Travis McGee adventures by John D. MacDonald and the complete Nero Wolfe mysteries by Rex Stout-as well as series by such masters as Mark Twain, John Cheever, and John Updike. His numerous awards and accolades include an Audie Award for Tears in the Darkness by Michael Norman and Elizabeth M. Norman and several AudioFile Earphones Awards, including for At All Costs by Sam Moses and In Nixon's Web by L. Patrick Gray III. Named a Top Ten Golden Voice by SmartMoney magazine, he holds an M.F.A. in theater from the University of Southern California. Michael appears regularly on the professional stage, including as a member of Ray Bradbury's Pandemonium Theatre Company, performing such great roles as Captain Beatty in Fahrenheit 451, which became the second-longest-running production in the Los Angeles area. Bradbury himself dubbed Michael "the finest Beatty in history."