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The Complete Handbook of Coaching

The Complete Handbook of Coaching

Third Edition
Edited by:

September 2018 | 616 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

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This book provides a wide-ranging guide to the complex, multidisciplinary area of coaching, helping trainees to find comprehensive answers to their coaching questions. It allows them to identify and develop their own personal style of coaching.

A specially selected group of international authors contribute various expertise and insights across three key areas:

  • Theoretical perspectives
  • Contexts and genres of coaching
  • Professional practice Issues

Learning is also supported by new online resources. Videos, case studies, journal articles and useful websites have been carefully collated by our contributors to help trainees make the crucial link between theory and practice.

Tatiana Bachkirova, Elaine Cox and David Clutterbuck
Section One - Theoretical Perspectives
Graham Lee
1. The Psychodynamic approach to coaching
Helen Williams, Stephen Palmer and Nick Edgerton
2. Cognitive-behavioural coaching
Anthony M. Grant and Michael J. Cavanagh
3. The Solution-focused approach to coaching
Stephen Joseph
4. The Person-centred approach to coaching
Peter Bluckert
5. The Gestalt approach to coaching
Ernesto Spinelli
6. Existential coaching
Alan Sieler
7. Ontological coaching
David Drake
8. Narrative coaching
Tatiana Bachkirova
9. Psychological Development in adulthood & coaching
John Rowan
10. The transpersonal approach to coaching
Ilona Boniwell and Carol Kauffman
11. The positive psychology approach to coaching
Rosemary Napper and Trudi Newton
12. Transactional Analysis and coaching
Bruce Grimley
13. The NLP approach to coaching
Section Two – Contexts and Genres
Bob Tschannen-Moran
14. Skills and Performance Coaching
Peter Jackson and Elaine Cox
15. Developmental Coaching
Nick Smith and Peter Hawkins
16. Transformational Coaching
Jon Stokes and Richard Jolly
17. Executive and Leadership Coaching
Andrea D. Ellinger, Rona S. Beattie and Robert G. Hamlin
18. The Manager as Coach
David Clutterbuck
19. Team Coaching
Katharine St John Brooks
20. Internal Coaching
Richard K Ladyshewsky
21. Peer Coaching
Anthony M. Grant and Michael J. Cavanagh
22. Life Coaching
Margaret Moore and Erica Jackson
23. Health and Wellness Coaching
Bruce Hazen and Nicole A. Steckler
24. Career Coaching
Geoffrey Abbott
25. Cross Cultural Coaching: a Paradoxical Perspective
Bob Garvey
26. Mentoring in a Coaching World
Section Three – Professional Practice Issues
David Lane, Reinhard Stelter and Sunny Stout Rostron
27. The Future of Coaching as a Profession
Peter Hawkins
28. Coaching Supervision
Michael J. Cavanagh and Andrew Buckley
29. Coaching and Mental Health
Judie Gannon and Adrian Myers
30.Coach education, training and development
Almuth McDowall and Yi-ling Lai
31. Evidence, measurement and evaluation in coaching
Diane Brennan and Leni Wildflower
32. Ethics in Coaching
Annette Fillery-Travis and Elaine Cox
33. Researching Coaching
Tatiana Bachkirova, Elaine Cox and David Clutterbuck

This book, with its comprehensive approach, rich insights, and diverse perspectives, is an ideal jumping off point for coaches who want to thrive

David Peterson
Director, Executive Coaching and Leader Development, Google Inc

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