Welcome. This content is designed to provide resources as well as build your skills and decision making around reducing the risk that you will experience maltreatment as an official. However, the referee is never at fault for when maltreatment occurs; the fault is 100% the responsibility of the person doing the maltreatment. That said, there are strategies and skills to help you reduce the risk. Control what you can control. Accept what you cannot.

Dealing with Referee Maltreatment

Communication

Increasing Awareness

Using the Rule Book

 
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