Enlisting the services of a professional Life Coach is a powerful and practical aid to changing your lifestyle to how you want it to be. However, finding a suitable life coach can sometimes be problematic and often quite expensive. The book Free Life Coaching... attempts to overcome these difficulties by providing a simple but effective blueprint to readers for setting up a personal plan for DIY life coaching which is aimed at improving the quality of one's lifestyle. It provides a step by step format which is easily followed and which allows the reader to select their own priority goals and time frame for completion. There are no fees to be paid and the book's program can be used successfully again and again by any adult wishing to bring about important life changes. The program set out in Free Life Coaching... is based upon the author's Phoenix Self-Help Life Plan and is linked to a dedicated web site with free resources. Ambrose Hardy's first book - also available on Amazon - is How To Change Your Life In Ten Weeks [Second Edition published July 2014]
We live in a culture that is uneasy with end of life issues. Yet death is the one reality we must all face. All will die, and all will experience grief. This textbook will focus on the spiritual leader who wants to use a coach approach to minister to the dying and the grieving. Participants will take away practical skills and behaviors that will equip them to effectively minister as an end of life coach. In addition to the Eight Building Blocks of coaching, the reader will learn Eight Supporting Building Blocks for coaching the dying, and Eight Supporting Building Blocks for coaching the grieving. Practical tools for follow up are also introduced.
Brief Coaching offers a new approach to coaching by considering how the client will know when they have reached their goal, and what they are already doing to get there. The coach aims to work towards the solution rather than working away from the problem, so that the client's problem is not central to the session, but instead the coach and the client work towards the client's preferred future.
This book employs case examples and transcripts of sessions to offer guidance on:
This practical guide includes summaries and activities for the coach to do with the client and will therefore be a useful tool for both new and experienced coaches, as well as therapists branching into coaching who want to add to their existing skills.