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Professional Personal and Business Coaches Celebrate International Coaching Week
Members of the Vancouver Island Coaches Association, Chapter of the ICF, will offer complimentary, one-on-one coaching sessions to members of the public at locally-owned coffee shops in Victoria to celebrate International Coaching Week (Feb 6-12th).
Monday, Feb 7th, 12-4pm - Solstice Cafe on Pandora
Tuesday, Feb 8th, 12-4pm - Black Stilt on Hillside (now a Moka House)
Wednesday, Feb 9th - J&J Coffee in Brentwood Bay (12-4pm) & Paradiso in Bastion Square (2-5pm)
Thursday, Feb 10th, 12-4pm - Serious Coffee at Millstream (12-4pm)
Friday, Feb 11th, 12-4pm - Moka House at Shoal Point (12-4pm)
Donations to the Hope Farm Healing Centre (Mustard Seed) will graciously be accepted in exchange for a complimentary coaching session.
Coaching is a partnership between a coach and a client for the purpose of producing extraordinary and fulfilling results for the client. Coaching uses a process of inquiry to move the client past blocks and challenges and forward to the accomplishment of the client's desired outcome. Through the process of coaching, clients deepen their learning, improve their performance, and enhance the quality of their lives. Coaches work with clients in many areas, including business, career, finance, health and relationships.
The ICF is the leading global organization for coaches, with over 17,000 professional, personal and business coaches representing more than 100 countries, it is dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high ethical standards, providing independent certification, and building a worldwide network of credentialed coaches. The ICF is the only organization that awards a global credential which is currently held by over 7,000 coaches worldwide. For more information on how to become or find an ICF Credentialed coach, please visit the ICF Web site at www.coachfederation.org or the VICA website at www.vicoaches.org (new website scheduled to launch Feb 6th).
During International Coaching Week, coaches all over Vancouver Island and all over the world will celebrate coaching by raising public awareness about coaching, the benefits of the coaching process and illustrating the value that coaching can bring to peoples’ lives.
If you would like more information or would like to attend these local events during Coaching Week, please contact:
Halli MacNab, President, Vancouver Island Coaches Association
If you are a member of the media and would like to attend an event, schedule interviews with coaches, or receive more information on VICA or ICF, please contact:
(250) 532 0165
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The VICA is a informal group of individual members who are professionals practicing coaching, including Executive Coaches, Leadership Coaches, Group Coaches and Life Coaches. Many of our members are also members of the Vancouver Chapter of the ICF.