Mental Health: Book Series

The Professional Coaching Series

Series Editor:
  • David A. Lane
    Middlesex University & Professional Development Foundation, London

This series brings together leading exponents and researchers in the coaching field to provide a definitive set of core texts important to the development of the profession. It aims to meet two needs - a professional series that provides the core texts that are theoretically and experimentally grounded, and a practice series covering forms of coaching based in evidence. Together they provide a complementary framework to introduce, promote and enhance the development of the coaching profession.

  • Coaching with Careers and AI in Mind

    Grounding a Hopeful and Resourceful Self Fit for a Digital World, 1st Edition

    By Adina Tarry

    Coaching with Careers and AI in Mind presents an integrated overview of life and career options for individuals caught in the transition to a new world of work - impacted by the fourth digital revolution - and the tension this creates. The book synthesises extensive career coaching experience,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-11
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Coaching in Islamic Culture

    The Principles and Practice of Ershad, 1st Edition

    By Raja'a Allaho

    This book is the result of a collaboration between two authors who share a passion and commitment for coaching. Its aim is to enthuse readers and provide guidance about the appropriate use of coaching within Islamic culture. The intention is to provide a culturally relevant coaching framework for…

    Paperback – 2017-08-14
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • The Cross-Cultural Coaching Kaleidoscope

    A Systems Approach to Coaching Amongst Different Cultural Influences, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Plaister-Ten

    Coaching has emerged from a Western, largely Anglo-American, perspective that may not be appropriate across cultures, given the multi-cultural nature of societies and workplaces today and the working practice of virtual teams. This has repercussions for the coaching profession. There is little…

    Paperback – 2016-07-15
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Supporting the Family Business

    A Coaching Practitioner's Handbook, 1st Edition

    By David A. Lane

    This book shows evidence-based discussion on appropriate coaching skills for family business. The book is expected to meet the demand for this knowledge base, and to achieve a practical solution-focused approach to applying specific coaching skills to family business. The need to generate ideas to…

    Paperback – 2015-12-03
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Coaching on the Axis

    Working with Complexity in Business and Executive Coaching, 1st Edition

    By Marc Simon Kahn

    This book offers an approach to business and executive coaching that properly aligns the practice in the culture of business through the use of a relational "coaching axis" that helps to manage the complexity of the organisation and the individual as dual clients. Business and executive coaching…

    Paperback – 2014-06-04
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Business Coaching International

    Transforming Individuals and Organizations, 2nd Edition

    By Sunny Stout-Rostron

    You simply must read this book if you are serious about being a top-notch business coach. It is an excellent guide to best practices based on clear theory, experience and business wisdom.'- Carol Kauffman PhD, co-founder and Director of the Coaching and Positive Psychology Initiative at Harvard…

    Paperback – 2014-01-16
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Swings and Roundabouts

    A Self-Coaching Workbook for Parents and Those Considering Becoming Parents, 1st Edition

    By Agnes Bamford

    The first two authors of this coaching workbook are themselves parents who have been on a journey of "swings and roundabouts" - experienced the highs and lows of having children. Having difficulties knowing how to parent in many situations, which was not made easier by the conflicting advice in the…

    Paperback – 2013-11-19
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Internal Coaching

    The Inside Story, 1st Edition

    By Katharine St John-Brooks

    Internal Coaching: The Inside Story provides a window into the world of internal coaching: the challenges and rewards for the coaches themselves and the ways in which organisations can ensure that they can get best value for money from their investment in them.Internal coaching is booming. A recent…

    Paperback – 2013-11-07
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Coaching in Education

    Getting Better Results for Students, Educators, and Parents, 1st Edition

    By Christian van Nieuwerburgh

    Coaching in Education: Getting Better Results for Students, Educators and Parents will support educational organisations in learning more about the current interest in coaching approaches within schools, colleges and universities. With chapters on coaching in primary schools and secondary schools,…

    Paperback – 2012-05-31
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Coaching in the Family Owned Business

    A Path to Growth, 1st Edition

    By David A. Lane

    A scholarly work from leading coaching psychologists from all over the world that provides thoughtful analysis of group dynamics, family systems, and psychotherapeutic approach to family business coaching. The book provides both a theoretical groundwork and a practical application of group dynamic…

    Paperback – 2011-12-31
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • Integrated Experiential Coaching

    Becoming an Executive Coach, 1st Edition

    By Lloyd Chapman

    'Coaching is growing across the globe as a viable and useful intervention to help executives deal with the complexity they face day-to-day. In response to this increased demand, many coaches have presented their "model" of coaching to the world of business, and a number of these have made it into…

    Paperback – 2010-12-31
    The Professional Coaching Series

  • The Art of Inspired Living

    Coach Yourself with Positive Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Corrie

    This book is about learning to live your life more fully. It doesn't promise you abundant joy, the relationship of your dreams, untold riches or miracle cures. But what it does promise you is a comprehensive programme of personal development, change and growth that is highly effective. This…

    Paperback – 2009-02-25
    The Professional Coaching Series