The Curious Coach Podcast

Episode 001:
The journey Begins

Welcome to the first full length episode of The Curious Coach Podcast.  In this episode, we set off on our journey into the world of professional coaching.  I’ll outline what coaching is (and isn’t) and talk with John Noble, a professional coach, who helped inspire me to start my own journey to becoming a professional coach.

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Show Notes

  • Details on the professional coach training (accredited by the ICF) that I did with Coaching Development in Ireland can be found here.  They also run courses in other locations.
  • Ailbhe Harrington is the amazing coach trainer and coach that ran the above course – her website:
  • Further information on Carl Rogers (and we’ll also explore in future episodes)
  • The International Coach Federation – one of the professional bodies (which I’m a member) can be found here and contains lots of useful resources and links.
  • If you’d like to contact John Noble, please reach out to him via email at [email protected]
  • The three day mindfulness retreat mentioned was with John F. Doherty
  • The Qigong retreat John did was in Galway. The Master in China is call Zhang Mingliang. This is not established in Ireland fully yet but it’s his intention to start the teacher training for this in July 2019.
John Noble and the great outdoors
John Noble and the great outdoors