16 December, 2009

Coaching for Transitions: our Masterclass at the European Coaching Psychology Conference

Jennifer Liston-Smith, Dr. Siobhain O’Riordan and Sheila Panchal led a one-day Masterclass today at the 2nd European Coaching Psychology Conference, hosted by the British Psychological Society Special Group in Coaching Psychology.
The Masterclass on “Life Transitions and Turning Points: Using a Developmental Coaching Psychology Approach” offered guidance and approaches for coaching through transitions in general and insights from the specialist areas of Turning 30 (Sheila Panchal), Becoming a Parent (Jennifer Liston-Smith) and Retirement and Later Life (Siobhain O’Riordan). Working practically and discursively, participants also explored how developmental psychology can inform our work with meaning, values and identity at these turning points.

02 December, 2009

Returning to Work: Guide for Parents and Employers

The NCT and Working Families have sponsored new research into factors affecting the success of return to work following maternity leave. This has given rise to guidance leaflets for parents and for employers.
Click here for the guides

The research, carried out by Liz Morris, and sponsored by the NCT and Working Families was also supported by law firm Russell Jones & Walker.