What Is Your Coaching Philosophy? [How to Develop a Strong & Effective One]

What is a Coaching Philosophy?

A coaching philosophy is a set of principles that coaches follow throughout their coaching career.

It’s about staying true to the values a coach believes in. 

ICF and Coaching Philosophy

ICF has established a code of ethics for coaches and your coaching philosophy must be in sync with this code.  

Your Coaching Philosophy is Not Your Coaching Style

Coaching styles can change from one client to another, but your coaching philosophy remains the same as long as you practice coaching.

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