Coaching Psychology: Catalyzing Excellence in Organizational Leadership
Joanie and Nick interview Drs Vandaveer and Frisch about their book, Coaching Psychology: Catalyzing Excellence in Organizational Leadership. Vicki and Mike tell vivid stories about what led them to write the book, what kind of consulting they do, and what differentiates coaching psychology from other forms of coaching in organizations. Vicki and Mike are both I/O psychologists who worked together early in their careers. The opportunity to write this book brought them back together. Their The book describes their individual journeys to coaching. In the interview, they describe how the book is geared toward people moving from other areas into coaching. They discuss the importance of understanding the organizational context and stakeholders to build credibility with clients. They also talk about new developments in the field of coaching psychology that expand beyond the scope of the book. They also talk about how they both learned from other SCP consultants internally.