I am a life coach who specialises in transition. After a (brief!) career in Automotive Engineering, I became a mum to two children. I spent many years as an expat in a remote corner of Central Asia with my young family.
My main roles during this time were child-
The upheaval that ensued gave me a real desire to listen to people and to help them to capitalise on their learning from the challenges they have faced.
On my return to the UK, a friend suggested life coaching, which I had never heard of before.
I attended a weekend course by The Coaching Academy in London and loved it! I retrained as a life coach and a debriefer, and am particularly focused on those going through the transition of returning from living overseas.
Having been through re-
As I have developed in my work, I have coached others through different life transitions –
It is amazing how similar the issues are in these different transitions, how much identity comes into play and a loss of confidence in who people are and what they offer to the world – as well as where to find fulfilment.
I work with my clients with a self-awareness tool called the enneagram, which helps them find a growing sense of identity and see how to move beyond the patterns they find themselves in. I come out of a mission context, but am happy to work with people of any faith, no faith, or struggling faith since I am used to asking big questions myself!
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