During this course, you will learn about the methods and ethics of online coaching, and how to maintain a responsible online presence. We will start with defining online coaching and differentiating it from other mental health services. We shall then study how to conduct and enhance your online coaching client relationship by looking at disinhibition and presence. We will then look at the ethics of conducting coaching online, study some ethical dilemmas regarding the possible pitfalls of social and professional networking, and finish by looking at further uses of technology in coaching – telephone and video – before seeing how all these methods can blend together within a case vignette. The lessons in this module are:…………………………..
- An Introduction to Coaching Online: Considerations and Definitions
- Conducting and Enhancing your Online Coaching Client Relationship
- The Ethical Side of Online Coaching
- Maintaining a Responsible Online Presence
- Telephone, VoIP and Coaching via Videoconference
Participants will be able to define the differences between coaching and other mental health services
Participants will be know how to conduct and/or enhance their coaching relationship using technologies such as text, audio and video
Participants will be able to consider the ethics of practicing online in relation to their own practice
Participants will be able to manage their online presence responsibly
5 clock hours of instruction.
Online and self-paced
This course is offered exclusively through The Institute for Life Coach Training.
For more information visit Introduction to Online Coaching