This book gives coaches, consultants, and leaders process tools for greater self-mastery. Gestalt-based coaching offers its practitioners and clients powerful ways to be focused, agile, effective, and inspirational in their personal and professional lives. Core Gestalt theory, models, and practices are clearly defined, explored, and illustrated in the context of the needs of today’s global, fast-paced organizational environments. Readers will learn how a cultivated presence and strategic use of self inform Awareness Intelligence (Awareness IQ) to better serve clients and enhance intervention skills, and how Gestalt Coaching meets and amplifies universal coaching competencies now demanded by prestigious and emerging firms and organizations worldwide.
About the Author:
Dorothy E. Siminovitch, PhD, MCC, is founder and principal of Gestalt Coaching Works, LLC. She has worked in the professional coaching field for over 20 years. Dorothy conceived, and continues to champion and evolve, Gestalt Coaching for individuals, groups, and organizations. She is co-founder, faculty, and Director of Training for the Gestalt Center for Coaching. Globally, she provides superior training in and transformative leadership development through Gestalt Coaching and its related holistic approaches. Her specialties include promoting self-awareness as a path to success, strengthening one’s signature presence and masterful use of self, teaching the competencies of group facilitation and leadership, and supporting the skills and practices that enhance personal and professional mastery.