Maria Iliffe-Wood

Coaching Presence is a book for anyone who uses coaching or a coaching style in their work.  The relationship between the coach and the client is the biggest contributing factor to the success of the coaching.   The biggest factor in developing this relationship is the presence of the coach.  This book offers a way of thinking about your coaching presence.  It helps you to identify factors that may be impacting on your presence and a way of consciously thinking about this in your coaching relationships.  

The author, Maria Iliffe-Wood is the Managing Director of Meridian Iliffe Ltd. She has been coaching for over 25 years and provides Executive and Leadership Team coaching. She supports coaches to develop their coaching practice and provides coach supervision on a one to one and group basis. 

She is a Co Coaching Forum Regional Lead for the Association for Coaching and she guest lectures on the Masters in Leadership Coaching programme and the MBA programme at the University of Derby.

 

View the video clip below to see Maria talking about the four modes of Coaching Presence.

What do our clients say about us?

 

Coaching Presence is a gift of a book for coaches, counsellors and therapists alike. In fact it is a great handbook for anyone working with people. Maria's experience and transparency regarding her own practise and growth, gives a refreshing insight for those of us professionals who are also human!

This book offers the reader time to notice, to learn, to grow, to challenge themselves and others. It offers insight, kindness, wisdom (in a very unassuming way), creativity, honesty and humour.

This isn't a 'pick up and read in a day' book. It is a rich tapestry of learning, reflection and growth for any professional. Hugely beneficial for busy people of today, for those starting out in the field of working with people and for those of us who are experienced professionals. There is something for everyone.

Mandy Hunt, Therapist, Personal and Professional Development Services

 
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