Sometimes in life, the time is right to follow a new path. And sometimes, life is pushing us to make a change, and our natural inclination is to resist it. It can be hard to know where to start on our own…Why? Because as individuals, we are never able to see all our own possibilities.
You can be face to face with opportunity, but if you’re not mentally, emotionally and physically ready, it’s hard to even see your own possibilities, let alone take advantage of them.
Just as sporting professional uses a sports coach to motivate, encourage and support their quest to achieve outstanding results in their chosen field, so does a Personal Development Coach empower you to take control of your life and work with you to achieve your future goals and aspirations.
Personal Development Coaching isn’t therapy or counselling nor does it look to the past for guidance. A good coach will not offer advice or make judgments about you.
Personal Development Coaching helps you focus on whether you are living the life you want and, if not, how to make changes in small manageable steps to reach the outcomes you desire.
In six months of coaching, I’ve gained insights and taken positive action in my life that wouldn’t have been possible prior to working with Bert. His wisdom and guidance turned a very difficult situation into a voyage of understanding. Bert helps me see the big picture and encourages me to skillfully navigate the challenges in my life
My husband and I have been working with Bert for six months now. When we came to see him initially, we were really close to giving up. We had seen other counselors and coaches both as a couple and separately, but it hadn’t make any substantial lasting changes in our relationship. After a few sessions with Bert, I knew that this was the right person for us to work with; he had earned our trust, and I knew he would offer us the right mixture of challenge and encouragement. What ultimately shifted … Read more
Bert is both compassionate and brilliant. Whether you are looking to become healthier with where you are, or to take things to the next level, I highly recommend partnering with Bert on your journey.
I continue to unfold and transform in ways that surprise me — a continuation of the trajectory that my many months of coaching with you has set into motion. Working with you was simply brilliant. I could fill pages with details, but suffice to say that each day seems inspired and enlivening. When I wonder if I can fall even more deeply in love with being alive, the next day brings the answer: YES!
Bert has the extraordinary ability to challenge and focus my thinking. His coaching process is remarkable in its intelligence and broad range of expertise. Bert uniquely understands how my career development must be aligned with my personal and spiritual growth. Bert’s guidance has facilitated great optimism and practical problem-solving where previously I felt stuck. In working with Bert, I always learn and laugh a lot. Quite simply, Bert has made a wonderful contribution to my li… Read more
Bert Parlee is a wise and compassionate coach. His insightful questions have helped me unravel complicated tangles of thought, emotion, and behavior to reveal a path of growth congruent with my most authentic self. With kindness and steadfast encouragement, Bert has supported me through experiencing negative emotions and breaking identification with limiting belief systems. I trust Bert, and his coaching has profoundly impacted not only my life but also the lives of those closest to me. … Read more