"I don't think I need to tell you this, but my "investment" in your Life Coaching as a gift for my wife has been close to the best thing I have ever done with or for her, and ultimately for our relationship."
Life Coach, Educational Consultant, Inspirational Speaker, manage stress
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is coaching?
Coaching is a powerful, ongoing relationship that helps you connect with your feelings and needs to realize your visions and goals. With a professional coach, you can get the tools and support to remove obstacles and facilitate change.
What are some reasons people hire a coach?
• to develop deeper self awareness
• to reduce feelings of overwhelm
• to make your present job more fulfilling
• to plan your life based on what matters most to you
• to get more organized
to develop intimacy and harmony with loved ones
• to create more balance in your life
• to focus your energy to finish or plan a project
• to increase your effectiveness at work or at home
• to work with your team to increase productivity and effectiveness
• to connect with motivating forces
• to enhance your career
How is coaching done?
Typically, individual coaching is done by telephone, for three 60 minute sessions each month. Lawrence offers a wide variety of services for individuals and businesses of all sizes including on-site coaching for educators and teen groups. To create dramatic changes in your life, Lawrence recommends a three-month commitment.
Is coaching therapy?
No, coaching is not therapy. You will find that coaching focuses on personal and professional development and strategies for action, although many find it therapeutic. Coaches regularly refer clients to other professionals for particular issues where a therapeutic relationship is advisable.
What is a typical session like?
The hallmark of coaching is self-responsibility. The client sets the agenda for the call and the coach follows that agenda. You can expect deep listening, powerful questions, an environment for increasing self-awareness, focused planning tools, and empowering accountability structures. As your coach, I’ll have high expectations of you and support you thoroughly in creating a life you love.
"Lawrence Carroll's workshop on personal stress management, which he conducted with my Columbia Grad School class
was a huge success."
Neal Pilson, Columbia University, Former President, CBS Sports