MentorCoach Training Program:
for all other MentorCoach Classes
31 one-hour classes
Meets once a week for 31 weeks
Enrollment Form Here
Coaching "virtually" by
telephone, with fax and email backup and/or coaching face-to-face
is the most exciting, remunerative, and cutting-edge arena for clinical
practice diversification around today. Thousands of trained mental health
practitioners now combine joint clinical and coaching practices and in
the process discover, when properly structured and administered, that virtual
coaching offers impressive and unexpected advantages. The place many begin
is with The MentorCoach Training Program: Foundations (MCP).
forms the foundation of the MentorCoach
Certification Program. Based on a blend of models for coaching
interventions and approaches we have refined since 1982, the MCP builds
on the fundamental skills that our students already have and begins the
transformation into their new roles as coaches. Designed to teach the nuts
and bolts of getting a coaching practice up and running, this program delves
into coaching theory, applied coaching skills, marketing, and administrative
techniques the student will need to develop and grow. Among other highlights,
the course includes:
overview of how coaching differs clinically from the typical paradigm
of a clinician in private practice.
and differences in working face-to-face and virtually (at a distance,
either synchronously or asynchronously).
techniques to help clients achieve centrally important professional and
personal goals and reach their full potential.
legal and ethical concerns and controversies associated with a coaching
coaching practice, including hands-on application of assessment methods
and coaching approaches.
The "how-tos" of
integrating coaching clients with your current practice or present
How to start
as a generalist AND begin to develop your own unique coaching niche(s).
charge now and later.
exploring your ambivalence about coaching is essential for creating a
materials, including client contacts, "welcome" packet, a
comprehensive coaching manual, relevant research literature, and bibliographies.