Workshop: Improving your coaching skills

November 18, 2016  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

This workshop is intended to expose faculty and senior level administrators to foundational concepts and applicable tools for one-on-one developmental coaching. Coaching is defined as a formal one-on-one collaborative relationship between a coach and a staff member or student where there is accountability and support for:

  • Understanding the coachee's developmental needs;
  • Creating a plan to address current challenges and explore possibilities; and
  • Reaching goals and engaging in continuous learning.

The workshop agenda will include an introduction to coaching, the coaching process, coaching skills and competencies, and coaching practice with peer assistance. 

The objectives of the workshop are to:

  • Describe the differences between mentoring and coaching.
  • Outline the four elements of the coaching process and the tools available to assist with each.
  • Define the coaching relationship and its key concepts.

Facilitated by: Lynn Wooten, Ph.D. and David Fessell, M.D.

When: Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. – noon (Breakfast will be provided)

Where: BSRB Seminar Rooms, 1st floor

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