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David Lane

Coaching as of 2008, 2018, and look forward to 2028

Stream: Transform
Area: Coaching
Type: Workshop
Style: Mainly Lecture

Session on Friday, Apr 26, 09:00
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David A Lane is Director and co-founder of the Professional Development Foundation. As well as contributing to research and the professional development of coaching, Professor Lane has coached in a wide range of organisations including major consultancies, multinationals, and public sector and government bodies. He has also pioneered the international development of work based masters and doctorate degrees for experienced coaches. He has published widely on coaching and supervision.

He was Chair of the British Psychological Society Register of Psychologists specialising in psychotherapy and convened the European Federation of Psychologists Associations group on psychotherapy. He has served on committees of BPS, CIPD, WABC, and EMCC, as well as being a founder member of the Global Coaching Community. His contributions to counselling psychology led to the senior award of the BPS for “’Outstanding Scientific Contribution’. In 2009 the British Psychological Society honoured him for his Distinguished Contribution to Professional Psychology. In 2016 he was made an Honorary Associate of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons for contributions to developing the field of general practice and the professional development of its members and also was elected a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences. He also holds a life time achievement award from the University of Surrey (UK) for contributions to Applied Psychology.

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