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Evidence Based Coaching Symposium
Hosted by Fielding Graduate University.
Set yourself apart from others in the field with an Evidence Based Coaching (EBC) certificate. This multidisciplinary-based coach certification program can be completed in one year through a combination of online, teleconferencing, and face-to-face sessions. Fielding’s EBC is an ICF Accredited Coach Training Program (ACTP)
Dr. Robert Biswas-Diener is the foremost authority on positive psychology coaching and has consulted with a wide range of international organizations on performance management and talent development. He has trained professionals in America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, South America, and the Middle-East. Robert's research focuses on strengths, happiness, hospitality, and other positive topics. He blends his research expertise and coaching experience with a background in effective pedagogy to train professionals at his ICF-accredited program, Positive Acorn. Robert has a Doctorate in social psychology, a Master’s degree in clinical psychology, is an ICF Professional Certified Coach, and is a Gallup certified strengths coach. He is the author of Practicing Positive Psychology Coaching, Happiness: Unlocking the mysteries of psychological wealth, and the...
Sally Helgesen, cited in Forbes as the world’s premier expert on women’s leadership, is an internationally best-selling author, speaker and leadership coach. She has been ranked number 6 among the world’s top 30 leadership thinkers by Global Gurus, honored by the coaching consortium MEECO for her transformational influence on organizational cultures and chosen as the Thinkers 50/Marshall Goldsmith world’s top coach for women leaders. Sally’s most recent book, How Women Rise, co-authored with legendary executive coach Marshall Goldsmith, examines the behaviors most likely to get in the way of successful women.
Previous books include The Female Advantage: Women’s Ways of Leadership, hailed as the classic in its field and continuously in print since 1990, and The Female Vision: Women’s Real Power at Work, which...
Marjorie Woo, PhD, MCC is currently a Director, ICF Professional Coaches, Global Board since January 2020. She is the founder and on the Board of Directors of Keystone Group (Shanghai) Inc., a quality-focused coaching service enhancer dedicated to the development of coaches and the coaching profession in China and Asia. Marjorie has Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Development Systems from Fielding Graduate University, Santa Barbara, California.
She has over 30 years of business experience including 11 years as an executive in Xerox, 20 years as a founder, member of the Board of Directors, and Chairman of Leadership Management International (LMI) China Ltd., and over 10 years as an executive coach in China and Asia-Pacific with both indigenous and Western organizations. She...
Okokon is a certified executive coach and consults internationally on change management, leadership and diversity, equity and inclusion. He has served as an Assistant Professor at Northwestern Health Sciences University and St. Mary’s University. He is a former senior faculty in the executive coaching program of the University of St. Thomas and is an adjunct faculty in the Evidence-Based Coaching program at Fielding.
Okokon is committed to creating the right conditions for leaders to discover or rediscover their true selves and bring that to bear in their work; delivering value for themselves and their organizations.
Okokon holds a PhD in Pastoral Care and Counseling from Luther Seminary, MA in Process-oriented Psychology (focused on conflict facilitation and organizational change) from the Process Work...
Dr. Laura Hauser, Culture Catalyst | Master Coach and Team Coach, and Supervisor
Fielding EBC adjunct faculty, Founder of Team Coaching Operating System®
Dr. Laura has been described her in many ways during her 30-year career including pioneer, catalyst, sage, and trusted partner. Her thought leadership, research, and training on team coaching and leading organizational change have impacted thousands of leaders, and teams across the globe.
Dr. Laura teaches in Fielding Graduate University's coaching program. She is the developer and program director of LSI’s proprietary TCOS Team Coaching Operating System®, helping people and organization thrive during disruptive times and build inclusive cultures. She serves on the Board for GSAEC.org, helping develop the ICF’s team coaching competencies and EMCC’s global team coaching standards, as well...
Cory is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) as designated by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and brings over 25 years of experience working with teams, individuals and various clients in both corporate and non-profit organizations. Working as a coach, consultant and facilitator, Cory works with individuals, leaders, and teams at all levels. He is an expert listener, which enhances his coaching and he has cultivated a niche in helping others to constructively manage conflict.
Cory utilizes a three-pronged approach with clients that includes skills-building, a mind-set focus and a systems-perspective. Coaching is the primary modality as it is facilitative rather than directive, to tap into inherent creativity and resourcefulness. All of his approaches are designed to promote growth, which goes beyond simply informing,...
Traci is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) as designated by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and has over 25 years of organization and talent development experience.
She is adept at designing and implementing comprehensive approaches that lead to sustainable outcomes focused on meeting each organization’s unique needs. Her expertise includes providing individual and team coaching as well as facilitating transformational programs.
Traci has significant experience working with teams including as a team coach, team leader, team facilitator and team coach supervisor. Skillfully empowering teams by strengthening cohesiveness and focusing on clarity, Traci is a catalyst for high performance and the achievement of results.
Practice Room: TEAM AND GROUP COACHING (1.0 CCEU)
Dr. Terry H. Hildebrandt is a certified Master Corporate Executive Coach, organization development consultant, coach supervisor, entrepreneur, and author. He is the former Director of Evidence Based Coaching at the Fielding Graduate University and the CEO of Terry Hildebrandt and Associates, LLC, Terry has over 24 years of coaching experience and 34 years of business experience. Terry works primarily with mid-level and senior executives including members of the executive committee, board chairs, chief executive officers, vice presidents, directors, and selected promising leaders. He is the lead editor of the book, Innovations in Leadership Coaching: Research and Practice. Terry specializes in leadership coaching, organizational change, and team development. He is also an adjunct faculty member at Fielding teaching coaching courses at...