By Invitation

As well as offering the training from our home bases in the UK, Romania, France, Germany and Poland we also respond to invitations from across the world.
With our thanks to all who have invited us so far:

Eileen Duggan - Dublin, Ireland. 2019

Eileen invited our ‘Fundamentals’ training to Dublin as a result of reading ‘Systemic Coaching & Constellations’ whilst studying, coaching and facilitating at the UCD Michael Smurfit Business School.

The training took place in January 2019 and led to subsequent invitations to teach in Dublin as well as several participants attending the remaining parts of the learning journey in London.

Connect with Eileen here.

Anette de Bruijn - Basel, Switzerland. 2018

Anette manages the Organisational Development and Effectiveness unit within the global pharmaceutical, Roche. After attending our Fundamentals programmes Anette invited the training in-house so as to share the philosophy and methodology with her team and the wider HR community.

The training took place in November 2018, through our client-facing offer Business Constellations and led to subsequent invitations within Roche. Anette continues on her own learning journey as a member of the 2019 Practitioner training group.

Connect with Anette here.

Martine Polen - Brussels, Belgium. 2017

Martine invited John to facilitate the ‘Fundamentals Part I’ training in Brussels in support of the mix of in-house and independent coach professionals in and around the Vlerick Business School system.

The training took place in November 2017 and several participants then continued their training with Coaching Constellations in London.

Martine joined the 2018 Practitioner training and spoke about her experience on camera here. 

Connect with Martine here.

Olga Oltean - Bucharest, Romania. 2017

Olga is the founder of One2Coach, a coach training school in Bucharest and Brașov, Romania. In co-creation and collaboration with Oana Tanase, Doru Curteanu and business partner Adela lepure, the first training begain in Bucharest in 2017.

Programme manager Catalina Molnar made much of this possible at a practical level and the partnership flourished to result in two training cycles and the emergence, in early 2019, of Coaching Constellations Romania.

 

Piret Bristol - Laulasmaa, Estonia. 2017

Piret invited John to bring the systemic coaching with constellations training to Estonia in 2017 as a result of reading his book.

This led to a week-long residential training in Laulasmaa spa that offered both Fundamentals Part I and Part II with a leisure day in between.

Twenty coaches and trainers gathered for this resourcing learning journey and travelled together through the week.

Connect with Piret here.

Dana Kodešová - Prague, Czech Republic. 2016

Building on the original invitation by Roman (see 2011) Dana invited John to return to Prague in the spring of 2017 to offer the training to another group of coaches keen to hold a larger frame in their work.

Some participants subsequently trained in London on advanced programmes.

You can connect with Dana and her business here.

Marina Toledo - Toronto, Canada. 2015

Marina  invited John to facilitate the training in Toronto in 2015 and the training, with a group of coaches from the USA and Canada, took place in October 2015.

Several participants subsequently trained with John in London on advanced programmes.

You can connect with Marina, an accomplished international facilitator of constellations in her own right, here.

Ronnie McEwan - Glasgow, Scotland. 2015

Ronnie is a director of the Kinharvie Institute, an organisation dedicated to organisational facilitation and coaching.

Ronnie invited John to facilitate the training in Glasgow in January of 2015 after reading his book.

A mixed group of facilitators, coaches and L&OD consultants gathered for the training and several of them are still learning with the Coaching Constellations facilitators.

A practice and peer-supervision group, which arose in part as a result of this invitation, continues today.

Joanne Wheatley - Buckfastleigh, UK. 2014

Joanne, along with her business partner Zoe Hawkins, invited John to bring the training into the community of coaches they gathered as a result of their business ‘In Good Company

The training took place in summer 2014 with a mixed group of local and national coaches and L&OD consultants.

Connect with Joanne and Zoe here.

Dariusz Niedzieski - Warsaw, Poland. 2014

Dariusz Niedzieski  invited John to facilitate the training in Warsaw in 2014. His daughter Anna, who was a participant in the training, subsequently translated John’s book.  As a result it is available in Polish and can be found here.

This was to be the first of several trainings in Warsaw that took place in 2014 and 2015. With special thanks to Agnieszka Klimek for her outstanding simultaneous translation in each training.

Connect with Dariusz here.

Janet Harvey - Seattle, USA. 2013

Janet, then the global President of The ICF, invited John to facilitate the coach training in two three-day modules in Seattle, Washington.

The trainings took place in November 2013 and February 2014 with an international group of coaches, HR and L&OD professionals.

Connect with Janet here.

Jane Boston - Bristol, UK. 2013

Jane and her husband Richard invited John to facilitate the training in Bristol as a result of meeting him on the Henley MSc in Coaching the previous year. The training took place in 2013 with a local and international group of coaches and organisational professionals.

Several of this group went on to train at further levels with Coaching Constellations.

Jane is on LinkedIn here and Richard here.

Zdeněk Štěpánek - Libchavy, Czech Republic. 2013

Zdeněk had been present in the one-day workshop organised by Roman in 2011 and subsequently invited John to facilitate the training at his coaching and leadership development retreat in Libchavy in the east of The Czech Republic.

The residential training took place in 2013 with a group of coaches from many different systems and coaching schools within The Czech Republic.

Zdeněk’s Coaching School can be found here.

Grégoire Barrowcliff - Paris, France 2013

Greg is a founding Partner of Praesta France.  His practice as a coach took a new direction in 2009 after attending an introduction to systemic coaching facilitated by John Whittington at an international coaching conference.

He invited John to Paris to facilitate a training which took place in the Spring of 2013, then went on to train as a Practitioner himself, graduating in 2016.

Greg is now working alongside Corinne Devery in support of our trainings in French in Paris.

Irina Spirina - St. Petersburg, Russia. 2013

Irina invited John to facilitate the basic training in St.Petersburg. 

The training took place in July 2013 with an international group of coaches and organisational consultants and a deep dive into system dynamics.

With a thanks to both Irina as well as to Olga Solokhina for her translation through the programme.

Anne Donald - Oxford, UK. 2013

Anne invited John to facilitate the training in Oxford and the training took place in 2013 with a local and international group of coaches and organisational consultants who wanted a deep dive into system dynamics.

Several of this group went on to train at further levels with Coaching Constellations.

Anne is on LinkedIn here.

Halina Jaroszewska - Bristol, UK. 2012

Halina invited John to bring what was then called the ‘Essentials’ training to Bristol in early 2012.

This coincided with the publication of the first edition of Systemic Coaching & Constellations and a large group of coaches gathered for this first training outside of London UK 

Halina can be found on LinkedIn here.

Roman Chadoba - Prague, Czech Republic. 2011

Roman invited John to bring the concept of systemic coaching with constellations to The Czech Republic in the form of an introductory workshop 2011. 

This led to an invitation to bring the full training to Prague and the first of several separate trainings that John facilitated began. With thanks to Pavel Kolouch for his translation and support. 

Roman subsequently trained to Practitioner level and then on the ‘Path to Mastery’, graduating in 2019.

Giovanna D'Alessio - Milan, Italy. 2011

Giovanna, then global President of The ICF, first met John at a coaching conference in 2009 where he was offering an introduction to systemic coaching and constellations. She subsequently invited John to facilitate the ICF board in Los Angeles and Atlanta and then the joint boards of the ICF and EMCC in Madrid in 2011.

She then invited John and the systemic coach training to Italy in 2011/12 in order to offer the learning journey to associates of her international coaching and OD business Asterys.

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