THT HOCKEY Development Elite Performance Hockey Pschologist
Registered Professional Member - Canadian Sport Psychology Association (CSPA)
McMaster University - Professor of Sport Psychology - Department of Kinesiology

Professor - Fanshaw College, Holland College
Biofeedback Certification - Alter ABC Inc
Elite Performance Consultant - Olympic, Pro, CIS Aheletes
Neuro and Biofeedback Practitioner - Think Technology
PhD - Sport and Exercise Psychology - Western University
MA - Sport and Exercise Psychology - McGill University
BSc, Psychology - University of Toronto
Authority in Group Dynamics, Aggression in Sport,
Neurofeedback, and Biofeedback Specialist
Numerous Academic Publications
National Level Athlete
Keynote Speaker



QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE


THT HOCKEY DEVELOPMENT Director of Player Development & Head Instructor
OHL Prospects Scout - GTHL, OMHA, SCTA
Professional Shooting and Skill Coach/Consultant

Head Coach AAA - Jr
Skills Coach NHL, AHL, KHL, SEL, OHL, NCAA, JR, AAA
Global Legacy Sports - Instructor/Coach
SWC Hockey Canada Skills Academy Founder/Instructor
Coaching Theory I & II - McMaster University
OMHA Referee Supervisor and Level IV Referee
NCCP Certified Coach and Trainer Cert
McMaster’s ALTITUDE Leadership Program Co-founder
McMaster University Sport Fitness School - Manager
PE Specialist Teacher - 13 Years
PE Specialist Cert -  Queens University  
Hon B.Kinesiology - McMaster University
B.Education - Brock University
Safety in Sport Cert
CPR/First Aid Cert
Keynote Speaker



THT HOCKEY DEVELOPMENT

Dr. Kim Shapcott
Co-Author Understanding Sport Psychology

DAVID TAIT


OWNER AND HEAD INSTRUCTOR OF THT HOCKEY

Professional Shooting and Skills Coach


David created THT HOCKEY DEVELOPMENT 15 years ago and has since traveled the world teaching and training thousands of hockey players of all levels including Major Junior, NCAA, AHL, KHL, European Leagues, and the NHL.  Tapping into his worldly experiences, years of education, and deep life-long passion for the game, David have developed an elite program producing some of the best up and coming players.  At THT Hockey we call it the FORMULA.  David has an outstanding ability to identify strengths and deficiencies of his players.  He is addicted to the dynamics between the brain and body systems and has created innovative technical and tactical practices teaching methods, which prove to speed up the learning curve and mastery of skills, resulting in higher level athletes.

DR. KIM SHAPCOTT


Elite Hockey Performance Psychologist

BRAIN-BODY BIOFEEDBACK TRAINING PROGRAM


Over the past 15 years, Kim has helped her clients excel in the pursuit of their Olympic, NHL, OHL, CIS, NCAA, and amateur goals and dreams.  She is a dynamic, engaging speaker with a PhD in Sport Psychology. Kim is an authority on group dynamics, aggression in sport, and neurofeedback. She brings an innovative mind-body approach to hockey training and performance, integrating performance psychology, biofeedback, and technical on-ice skills instruction.