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  • Coaching for Diverse Populations (60 Hour Coaching Certification Program)

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    • Date: Friday, March 20, 2020
    • Time: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET
    • Location: Stevenson University, Rockland Hall, 10945 Boulevard Circle, Owings Mills, MD 21117

    • Career Level: Basic-, intermediate-, and advanced-level career services professionals
    • Competency: Career Coaching, Advising, and Counseling
    • Fee: $425 (member); $500 (nonmember)
    • Summary

      The NACE Coaching for Diverse Populations workshop examines the specific needs of diverse student populations with the understanding that coaching strategies must be appropriate for the population served. Specific student populations include veterans, students with disabilities, alumni, international students, and LGBTQ student populations. This workshop will provide a theoretical framework of coaching fundamentals and strategies coupled with interactive exploration of student scenarios and case studies.

      Following this program, you will be able to:

      • Summarize steps to establishing an effective coaching session;
      • Use helping skills to promote coaching alliance;
      • Create an approximate timeline for coaching services and establish a comprehensive coaching plan; and
      • Identify existing factors affecting the coaching process: client support system, attitude and social.
    • Event Details

      To view the attendee list, your receipt, and your confirmation, use the “I'd like to” option next to the Coaching for Diverse Populations 3/20/20 listing in MyNACE > Events.

      You can receive a full refund less a 5 percent administrative fee if you cancel your registration at least 15 days prior to the beginning of the Coaching for Diverse Populations workshop. Your request must be in writing and should be directed to Cancellation requests made less than 15 days prior to the start of the event/program are not refundable. However, a credit equal to the value of the cancelled registration will be issued and will be valid for 12 months from the date of issue. Please note: No-shows are not eligible for a refund or credit. For details about transferring your registration, please see the FAQ page.

    • Format

      This one-day program incorporates facilitated discussion, guided activities and group work to create a stimulating and engaging learning experience.

    • Presenter

      Meg Flournoy

      Meg Flournoy, Sector Director Healthcare, The Career Management Center, Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business

      Meg Flournoy is Sector Director, Global and Health, for the Career Management Center at The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.

      Flournoy is an experienced career services professional providing guidance to graduate business students and alumni from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University interested in general management and global opportunities. She has experience with global career business development, the healthcare industry, coaching, and advising.

      Flournoy developed coaching skills through positions at the University of Maryland, University College, Muhlenberg College, and Lafayette College. Over the past 15 years, she has worked with undergraduate liberal arts students, engineering students, and evening graduate school students. She has also worked with divisions of companies on the topics of staff development, self-assessment, and team building.

      Flournoy holds a master's degree in counseling psychology from Lehigh University, and a bachelor's degree in political science from Susquehanna University. She is past president of the Susquehanna University alumni association.

    • Certification Clock Hours

      Continuing Education Clock Hours:

      BCC – 7.5 clock hours
      ICF – 7.5 clock hours


      Knowledge Assessment: Upon successful completion and participation in the NACE Coaching for Diverse Populations workshop, named registrants who wish to receive a certificate of completion will be provided instructions to complete the online NACE Coaching for Diverse Populations Knowledge Assessment. The assessment consists of 25 multiple-choice and true/false questions.

      Attendees scoring an 88 percent or better on the assessment will receive the NACE Coaching for Diverse Populations Certificate of Completion. Successful completion of the workshop and obtaining the certificate of completion can be used in part (7.5 hours) to meet the training requirements for the Board Certified Coach credential offered through the Center for Credentialing and Education.



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    Stevenson University