Becoming a Certified Ontological Coach: The Newfield Institute

Becoming a Certified Ontological Coach: The Newfield Institute

Deciding to become a certified ontological coach means you must be ready and able to support your clients in looking first at who they are “being” and who they want to be, and then let this inform their decisions and actions they are going to take. About Ontological Coaching Define “Ontology” Before we define what, ontological coaching is, let us first understand the term “ontology”. It is not a term you hear every day. The term ontology has to do with the branch of philosophy that … [Read more...]

Board Certified Coach Exam Questions: The CCE

Board Certified Coach Exam Questions: The CCE

The Board-Certified Coach exam questions typically consist of 100 multiple choice questions, and it covers six competency areas. According to the Center For Credentialing & Education, the BCC Exam is administered as part of the certification process that independently verifies a candidate's coaching knowledge. The CCE & The BCC Credential The Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE) is a not-for-profit organization established in 1995 as an affiliate of the National Board for … [Read more...]

Certification For Coaching- Becoming a Behavioral Health Coach

Certification For Coaching- Becoming a Behavioral Health Coach

You are currently working in the behavioral health field and are wondering” how can I get a certification for coaching to become a behavioral health coach? “What an excellent question!" I hope that this article will be able to steer you in the right direction. What is Coaching? The ICF defines coaching as partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential. In coaching, we see the clients as the … [Read more...]

Choosing The Best Certification For Life Coaching For You

Choosing The Best Certification For Life Coaching For You

So, what criteria should you be looking for in a certification program that will qualify it having the title best certification for life coaching? We will take a look at a few of them in this article.  Well, if you do not know it yet, the coaching industry is here to stay. It is a flourishing field expected to continue to substantially grow over the next few years. And so If you’re planning to pursue a career as a life coach, it is important to establish yourself in the field and one of … [Read more...]

Coaching Accreditations: Why They Matter

Coaching Accreditations: Why They Matter

Do coaching accreditations just seem like random pieces of jargon to you? If you are a coach and are unsure about what accreditation means and why it is important, you are not alone. With more coaches entering a field that’s not regulated, stiff competition is expected. Being a coach is no longer about learning the material and walking away with valuable skills and knowledge that mean something. While some unaccredited programs might offer valuable learning experiences, not all offerings … [Read more...]

Reasons Why You Need a Certified Mentor Coach

Reasons Why You Need a Certified Mentor Coach

Starting your accreditation journey can be daunting but a certified mentor coach can guide you along the process of becoming accredited and increase your confidence and competence in your coaching skills. If you are looking to become accredited at the Associate Certified Coach, Professional Certified Coach, and Master Certified Coach levels through the Approved Coach Specific Training Hours (ACSTH) or Portfolio Path, mentor coaching is a requirement from the International Coach Federation … [Read more...]

Life Coach Accredited Training Schools in The United States

Life Coach Accredited Training Schools in The United States

There are many life coach accredited training schools that offer quality training to its students. These schools provide their coach training using different platforms i.e. online and in a traditional classroom setting. If you are looking to get certified as a life coach, there are a few things to consider when choosing the right training program. Choosing The Right Coach Training School A few key considerations when selecting an accredited training program in the United States are : • … [Read more...]

What Coaching Credentials Exists For Life Coaches in the United States?

What Coaching Credentials Exists For Life Coaches in the United States?

Due to the burgeoning popularity and growth of the coaching industry, there are several coaching credentials that exist today. If you are seeking certification as a new life coach starting out in the field, I am sure finding out what type of credentials are available for you is one of the top things on your mind. Is a Life Coaching Credential Mandatory? The short answer is “NO." However, many in the field will argue It should be mandatory for life coaches to have coaching credentials if … [Read more...]

A Simple Guide to Coaching Accreditation Bodies

A Simple Guide to Coaching Accreditation Bodies

Accreditation by coaching accreditation bodies is increasingly sought after in the coaching industry – particularly in the business or executive coaching field. With no formal regulation in the industry, there is a need for coaches to demonstrate credibility and provide reassurance to their clients. Accreditation provides this and means that life coaching is a profession and individuals within the industry should be professional. This helps to develop standards, ethics, morals, … [Read more...]

Life Coaching Degree Unraveled in 5 Minutes…

Life Coaching Degree Unraveled in 5 Minutes…

Do I need a life coaching degree to be a life coach? You might be asking yourself this question at this juncture in your life where you are ready to break free from the monotony of life and try something different. Or you are probably a life coach already but are seriously thinking of taking your business to the next level. Have you placed a dream on a shelf? Maybe it’s time to dust off the idea and rediscover the passionate pursuit of possibilities through life coaching. Do You Need a … [Read more...]