June is Pride Month

Pride month is connected to the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, or Uprising, which began in the early hours of June 28, 1969 when New York City police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay club located in Greenwich Village in New York City. The raid sparked a riot among bar patrons and neighborhood residents as […]

Coach Highlight – Austin Skelton

CM: Why did you enter TCE? And/or, what did you want to get out of it? AS: I entered TCE because I wanted to grow and transform as an individual and to obtain the skills necessary to become a coach to start my own business and coach others. CM: What is the most valuable thing you […]

Getting What You Want: A Lesson in Self-Coaching

What do you want? Is it more money? A better relationship? A job you love? Think of something and write it down right now. Before you go forward with this blog post. I’ll do it with you. I want to feel healthy. I want to be free of pain in my body. (Recently, I’ve noticed […]

Coach Highlight – Jewel Willis Thomas

CM: Why did you enter TCE? And/or, what did you want to get out of it? JWT: I wanted to own and operate my own coaching business. After investigating coach training programs, I decided that TCE would offer me the training, expertise and support I needed to achieve my goals. The training that TCE offered was […]

Thoughts and Feelings

“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” -William James This is a lesson I learn over and over again. We have choice in what we decide to think about. Is this a radical notion to you? Or just obvious? Do you do it? Here is where I get […]

Coach Highlight – Ranger Kielak

Ranger Kielak

CM: Why did you enter TCE? And/or, what did you want to get out of it? RK: I entered TCE because I saw how valuable it was to be coached by a current student in the course. I saw my relationship improve, my mindset shift to one of resourcefulness, and myself become an overall better […]

Take A Break

McLaren Coaching | Take A Break

I love this quote by Annie Lamott. Not just because I love Annie Lamott so much, but also because it’s just so true. When my printer doesn’t work, I unplug it. When my zoom doesn’t work, I log out and back in. This works 90% of the time. And here is the thing – I […]

Coach Highlight – Sylvia Fox

CM: Why did you enter TCE? And/or, what did you want to get out of it? SF: I made the decision to join TCE to learn more about myself and show up differently in my relationships, especially with my family. I knew two friends who had gone through the program the year before and I […]

The Case for Patience

The Case for Patience

All my life, I have been a person focused on accomplishment. On getting the things I want in this life. Whether that be the job of my dreams, or great relationships. But I have been reading lately about patience. Certainly I’ve heard talk of patience before in my life. But I did not see it […]

Sponsorship Fund for Transformative Coaching Essentials 2024/2025

Testimonial from a Sponsorship Recipient: “I knew that coaching was absolutely the right path for me, consistent with my life’s purpose; but the opportunity for training came to me at a time when I was recovering financially from a family health crisis, and did not have a reliable income stream. When McLaren Coaching agreed to […]