Transcending the Illness Narrative
Accessible to all and deeply rewarding, Coaching and Healing: Transcending the Illness Narrative is an inspirational guide for every coach and health care practitioner. Weaving together the authors’ own healing narratives, diverse case studies and skillful step-by-step methodology, this book reveals the powerful benefits of shifting one’s story from the conventional medical model of disease and cure, to the powerful honesty of narrative healing. With compassion and clarity, the authors offer coaches, clients and patients, not just a health resource, but a fundamental, essential and deepening way to be within the healing arts and sciences.
Ken Wilber (author of Integral Meditation and Integral Spirituality) wrote:
This volume is about the richness of coaching and how coaches augment their clients’ capacity to address healing.
Larry Dossey, MD (author of Reinventing Medicine) wrote:
The book Coaching and Healing pioneers a new area of research and practice, namely, the application of Integral Coaching to the process of healing. It’s a natural match in many ways, and yet remains sadly under-applied at this time. Coaching and Healing aims to redress that lack by directly approaching the topic through the lens of Integral Theory and Integral Coaching itself...
This coaching model evokes a patient's intrinsic wisdom through participation in narrative and self-exploration.