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Upcoming supervision groups, recent publications or research reports and the latest news

16th May 2018

Ethics, morality and the law

I am delighted that a masterclass on Ethics, Morality and the Law will go ahead in London in September, organised by one of the leading profesisonal bodies, the Association for Coaching.  The day will be led by Declan Woods, Ioanna Iordanou, Rachel Hawley, Jo Mountain and myself and take place on Monday 17th September at […]

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8th May 2018

April – the month of conferences

  I was delighted to attend and speak, with colleague Lise Lewis, at two exceptional conferences in April: the EMCC Coaching and Mentoring conference in Amsterdam and the Coaching Supervision in the Americas conference in Victoria, Canada.  Both had fabulous sessions with the usual challenge of which, of many excellent sessions, to select.  As always […]

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14th April 2018

On purpose

The EMCC coaching, mentoring and supervision conference in Amsterdam 11-13 April was memorable, with so many excellent sessions.  Thank you to everyone involved.  As usual it was difficult to choose between several interesting speakers and workshops.  In her session entitled “Corporate Soul” about understanding your purpose, one of the the speakers, Gillian McMichael used a […]

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25th March 2018

Using Recordings in Supervision and Training

I’ve been reflecting on the use of recordings in supervision and training as I believe they can be very helpful in our personal and professional development.  There is something different about discussing what we remember about our coaching or mentoring second-hand, compared to listening to what really happened.  We all have our blind spots, or […]

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2nd March 2018

Because You Can by Gill Smith

Because You Can is highly recommended. It is a book that anyone could (and should) read, because it is about courage and using our skills to be proactive.

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16th February 2018

Writing: The Heart of Coaching Supervision and Ethics in Supervision

It has been quite a week with my first book going to the publishers, Routledge.  It is called “The Heart of Coaching Supervision – working with Reflection and Self-care” and is edited by myself and Professor Stephen Palmer.  I am so grateful to the chapter authors such as Professor Peter Hawkins, Eunice Aquilina, Jackee Holder, Professor […]

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