life coach


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life coach

n.
A person who counsels or motivates others in the achievement of personal objectives such as choosing or changing careers, improving relationships, setting goals, and determining priorities.
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Coupled with his passion and interest in psychology, Hamdan decided to sign up to become a life coach himself.
"Life coaches help us improve by changing the way we think," said Radhya Bahamdoun, an attendee at Arab's lecture.
Besides helping to problem solve and establish goals, life coaches bring hope and encouragement.
Police came to the scene shortly after the life coach reported the matter and the Indian was arrested.
Life coaches may offer a prospective client an in-depth sample session to discuss his or her life vision.
"I think that everybody needs a life coach, and especially somebody who specializes in something.
Williams, a psychologist and executive coach, and Menendez, a coach specializing in executive coaching, leadership development, and culture change in large organizations, draw on lessons and content taught at the Institute for Life Coach Training (which Williams founded) to explain how to become a professional life coach.
The Irish Academy of Public Relations is teaming up with life coach Lillian Courtney to give guidance to busy professionals.
It differs from the usual "rehab" approach as it is conducted in a series of private sessions that involve only the patient, the life coach and in some cases, an accompanying recovery partner such as a friend or family member.
Jessica, 22, felt so depressed after Cowell's ruthless putdowns on the rival ITV1 talent show that she had to seek the help of a life coach.
Jessica, 22, was reduced to tears by Cowell's cruel putdowns and sought the help of a life coach.
Anthony Rizk, a Beirut-based life coach who also does assignments in the Gulf, got into business coaching four years ago by offering free personal sessions and then getting paying clients through referrals.