First Moments in Coaching

Professional Development Series

This is the final event in a series of three workshops designed to bring executive coaches together for learning, discussion and valuable professional development.

First Moments in Coaching

Event Overview

Hosted by Marc Gaudart and Erik de Haan, this professional development workshop explores the first moments in coaching.

During this session, we will delve deeper into these moments, and the impact that the initial contact can have on the client/coach relationship.

Event Details

Date: 23rd November 2022

Time: 1:30pm-5:30pm GMT

Venue: Online (Zoom)

Ticket Price: £150 per event/£400 for full series

Ticket prices

The individual ticket price for these Professional Development Workshops is £150 + VAT.

If you book all 3 workshops, you will be charged £400 - saving £50 compared to booking separately.

How to Book

Complete the Register Your Interest form on this page. A member of our team will be in touch to confirm your sessions and arrange payment.

Events in this Series

The other two events in this series are:

  • Coaching with the Body in Mind 6th April
  • The Unconscious at Work 22nd June

Meet the Speakers

Marc Gaudart

Marc is an Executive Coach, following a long career as a senior executive of a FTSE 100 company which took him to all corners of the Globe. His particular area of interest include supporting young leaders in a multi-cultural and diverse environment, as well as technical experts who aspire to become leaders. Marc’s dissertation for the Ashridge Masters in Executive coaching in 2019 was about “the First Moments”. He has since led Masterclasses on the topic, and has written a paper which will be published later this year on the same topic.

Meet the Speakers

Erik de Haan

Erik de Haan is the Director of Ashridge's Centre for Coaching with over twenty-five years of experience in organisational and personal development. He aims to support individuals in their search for what is right and just for themselves and for others in their organisations. His expertise covers process consulting for organisational change, facilitating management teams, working conferences, executive and team coaching.

Erik has an MSc in Theoretical Physics and gained his PhD in Physics with his research into learning and decision-making processes in perception. He is a British Psychoanalytic Council registered psychodynamic psychotherapist with an MA in psychotherapy from the Tavistock Clinic; has (co-)authored more than 200 articles and 15 books; and sits on the editorial board of three journals including the Consulting Psychology Journal.

Erik has worked with universities, hospitals and multinational companies. He is currently Professor of Organisation Development at the VU University Amsterdam. Erik is an Ashridge accredited coach and supervisor and is qualified to deliver a range of psychometric instruments. He is fluent in Dutch, English, Italian, German and Spanish.

Next sessions

Coaching Qualification Info Sessions

We run multiple information suessions throughout the year, so if you can't make this one, don't worry. The next sessions will be held:

  • Date: 15th September 2022

Next sessions

Coaching Qualification Info Sessions

We run multiple information suessions throughout the year, so if you can't make this one, don't worry. The next sessions will be held:

  • Date: 15th November 2022