Simplify: A Leadership Quality with Powerful Questions & Direct Communication

ICF Master Certified Coach Ann-Marie McKelvey, Buddhist Chaplain, Psychotherapist and Founder and Director of the Mindfulness Coaching School, unpacks engaged mindfulness through the lenses of the Core Competencies Powerful Questions and Direct Communication.

Based on the business life of Steve Jobs, the first 40 minutes Ann-Marie will share the importance of simplification in all aspects of our lives, and thus the lives of our clients. The remaining 20 minutes will hold a demonstration coaching session with a volunteer client and community Q & A.

Learning Objectives

  • Discernment!
  • Understanding the benefits of simplification for self and clients
  • Developing Growth Mindset


About Ann-Marie McKelvey, MCC


Ann-Marie McKelvey, LPCC, MCC, is Founder & Director of the Mindfulness Coaching School, an ICF Master Certified Coach, a Buddhist Chaplain, Psychotherapist, EMDR Consultant and  Artisan. Ann-Marie lives and breathes her quote, “It’s never too late to be who you might have been.”

In 2015, when many of her peers were retiring, Ann-Marie created the Mindfulness Coaching School. This international school is a playground for student and credentialed coaches to explore mindfulness, positive psychology, co-active communication, and coaching skills in an interactive educational format over the phone and Internet. The school’s philosophy is for each student and credentialed coach to live the skills first, and then… take it to the streets as a successful coach living an altruistic and abundant life!

“Mindfulness is essential as a coach. As coaches, we are pioneers in helping develop new arenas of thinking, perceiving, and living; we living blueprints enhancing creative vision, supporting sustainable inner and other resources, and creating collaborative contribution with our clients.” –Ann-Marie

A published writer, Ann-Marie is also in the throes of editing her first e-book. Please visit the Mindfulness Coaching School website to learn more about Ann-Marie.

Webinar Session is approved for 1.0 CCEUs in core competencies from the ICF 

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