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Coaching – Worth the Price?

Posted on November 22nd, 2022 by The DSWA

I must admit that I had always been a bit biased when it came to coaching and coaches. As an individual who considered counseling as a profession, I believed counselors and coaches were very different. The two fields have blurred and coaches often “counsel” and work with clients on things that I believe should be…more

The Magic Words

Posted on October 27th, 2022 by The DSWA

“It is not the answer that enlightens but the question”. ~ Eugene Jensen Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo, is a spell for the movie Cinderella that turns just about any animate or inanimate object into just about any other animate or inanimate object. The spell only last until the end of the day. What if there were magic words…more

Great Questions = Greater Lessons

Posted on September 2nd, 2022 by The DSWA

From the time I was a child, I loved to teach. Playing school was my favorite thing as a kid, and I always dreamed of being a teacher. But the course of my future changed after my junior year of high school, when at 16 I was given the chance to attend the Washington Workshops…more

WHAT TO FEED YOUR GREMLIN

Posted on June 20th, 2022 by The DSWA

The most significant impact of coach school on me personally has been embracing the concept of the INNER CRITIC & SELF COACHING and how it can be VERY MUCH like Gizmo in the movie Gremlins—-it depends on what you feed it!!

Just like in the movie Gremlins there are some rules to take good care of ourselves and positively self-coaching the inner critic is, in my opinion, the most important rule to follow! This training and owning these skills will significantly impact your life. Enjoy the transformation!

Heart and Head Realigned

Posted on May 4th, 2022 by The DSWA

“The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society the honors the servant and has forgotten the gift” – Albert Einstein Over the years, I have participated in the DSWA Coach Excellence Schools a number of times and each time I learned and adopted…more