Christian Coaching

Program Title:

Christian Coaching

Hours of Training:

35 hour

Source:

1) Board Certified Coach (BCC) Code of Ethics.

2) The book Christan Coaching 2nd ed, authored by Gary R. Collins, Ph.D.  A copy of the book may be purchased at Amazon.com and is available in hard copy and electronic formats.  

Program Description/Abstract: The book, Christian Coaching, provides an excellent resource for the professional orientation of those in the mental health field.  This training is approved by the BBC for credentialed counselors who wish to fulfill the requirements for a Board Certified Coach.

The book is divided into seven parts to include:

1) The Foundations of Christian Coaching
2) The Skills of Christian Coaching
3) Assessment in Christian Coaching:  Where Are We Now?
4) Vision in Christian Coaching:  Where Do We Want to Go?
5) Strategy, Action, and Obstacles in Christian Coaching:  How Do We Reach Our Goals?
6) Specialties in Christian Coaching
7) The Practice of Christian Coaching

Additionally this text provides useful appendixes that include work sheets and forms.

 Related Links:

The Board Certified Coach Code of Ethics is provided here with the permission of the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc.

More about Gary Collins Ph.D.:        http://garyrcollins.com/index.php

Materials/References:

Board certified coach code of ethics. (2010). Retrieved from http://www.cce-global.org/BCC/Ethics

Collins, G. R. (2009).  In Christian coaching (2nd ed., ). Colorado Springs, CO: NavPress ISBN 978-1-60006-361-9

Learning Objectives/Syllabus:

Participants who complete this course will

1) Demonstrate knowledge of screening and orientation; to include having knowledge of the appropriateness of coaching for various populations, assessing client goals and motivation for change, awareness of the parameters of coaching while distinguishing ways coaching differs from counseling, therapy or other roles.
2) Demonstrate knowledge of fundamental coaching skills; to include understanding of the coaching relationship, listening, questioning, responding, coaching models, and cultural issues.
3) Demonstrate knowledge of assessment; to include assessing/refining goals, assessing values, evaluating barriers, and identifying spiritual and personal strengths.
4) Demonstrate knowledge of approaches for Individuals; to include addressing motivation, barriers, and mission.
5) Demonstrate knowledge of approaches for Businesses and Organizations; to include basic knowledge of career coaching, executive and business coaching, and churches.
6) Demonstrate knowledge of ethical and professional practice; to include the purpose of ethical codes of conduct, knowledge of existing codes of ethical conduct, and distinguishing elements of Christian coaches’ network code of ethics.

Learning Objectives/Syllabus

Participants who complete this course will:


1) Demonstrate knowledge of screening and orientation; to include having knowledge of the appropriateness of coaching for various populations, assessing client goals and motivation for change, awareness of the parameters of coaching while distinguishing ways coaching differs from counseling, therapy or other roles.

2) Demonstrate knowledge of fundamental coaching skills; to include understanding of the coaching relationship, listening, questioning, responding, coaching models, and cultural issues.

3) Demonstrate knowledge of assessment; to include assessing/refining goals, assessing values, evaluating barriers, and identifying spiritual and personal strengths.

4) Demonstrate knowledge of approaches for Individuals; to include addressing motivation, barriers, and mission.

5) Demonstrate knowledge of approaches for Businesses and Organizations; to include basic knowledge of career coaching, executive and business coaching, and churches.

6) Demonstrate knowledge of ethical and professional practice; to include the purpose of ethical codes of conduct, knowledge of existing codes of ethical conduct, and distinguishing elements of Christian coaches’ network code of ethics.

Access to purchased programs are valid for a period of 6 months after the date of sale.