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"Community Events" brings you the latest news about upcoming community events including professional development opportunities and upcoming conferences and events brought to you by local coaches and peers.  Please see our Submission Guidelines below.  

Member Submissions

Group Mentor Coaching with Cathy Shaughnessy, MCC
Submitted by: Cathy Shaughnessy


Submitted by: Cinnie Noble


Submitted by: Rita McDowall

Level Up Your Leadership Toolkit: EQ-i2.0 & EQ360 & On Demand Certifications!

Submitted by: Janice Gair

Coaching Essentials & Advanced Training – Business Coaching Advantage

Submitted by: Dorothy Greenaway

Group Coaching Essentials

Submitted by: Jennifer Britton

Kids Coaching Connection Divine Elementals

Submitted by: Susan Howson

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Group Mentor Coaching with Cathy Shaughnessy, MCC

A message from Cathy “I’ve personally provided over 375 hours of direct mentor coaching AND I still coach (over 5000 hours and counting), so I know the ropes. I’ll be showing you exactly how quickly you can ratchet your mastery of the ICF coaching competencies up a notch or two. Come join us for Mentor Groups! Earn 7 mentor coaching hours and 7 CCE's. You can also work with me to earn an additional 3 individual mentor coaching hours and 3 more CCE's.


Cathy Shaughnessy

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by CINERGY® Coaching

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the fields of coaching and conflict management. It is a one-on-one technique, in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills.

The outcomes of this workshop are that participants will gain:

o the theory, principles and methods specific to the CINERGY® model of conflict management coaching;
o an introduction to and basic working knowledge of conflict management coaching using the CINERGY® model;
o an understanding of the types of skills required to provide conflict management coaching;
o experience of the coaching model as a coach, ‘client’ and observer;
o knowledge of the applications of this technique; and
o suggested documents and information about the logistics of conflict management coaching.

Schedule for 4 day in-person workshops:

  • Ottawa (English) – February 24-27, 2020
  • Gatineau (French) – February 25-28, 2020
  • Toronto – April 27-30, 2020
  • Toronto – October 5-8, 2020

We offer a $100 discount to members of ICF.

For information on training in your workplace and for programs in other locations (or by telephone or virtual), please contact us.

ICF CCEUs are granted to participants who complete this workshop.

For more information and an application, contact CINERGY® Coaching at: Email: cinnie@cinergycoaching.com; Phone: 416-686-4247; Toll Free: 1-866-335-6466.

Cinnie Noble

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***ICF members eligible for a special $200 discount code***

Are you and your clients stressed, overwhelmed and struggling? The Certified Resilience Coach Program (CRCP) is a 12-week blended program designed to teach you everything you need to know about how to cultivate resilience, ease, joy and vibrant well-being in yourself and your clients. Rooted in the latest evidence-based behaviour-change principles and lifestyle management best-practices, the CRCP addresses all the core competencies of resilience coaching within a single program experience. In this program you will:


Our clients rely on us to be strong, composed and focused. This program starts with you developing your own resilience, health and well-being.


You will learn resilience-coaching best practices and take on the role of a resilience coach for 8 weeks. Understanding how to create habit change in clients is key to becoming a masterful resilience coach.


The program includes a done-for-you resilience coaching system. It also allows you to earn: 30.5 International Coach Federation Continuing Education Credits: 19 core and 11.5 resource; a Certified Resilience Coach designation; and business opportunities.

The next Toronto offering runs from April 6 – June 27, 2020 with live sessions taking place in Toronto on April 18 and June 20.

For program details including learning outcomes, dates and fees visit: https://www.leadershipwellness.ca/coaching-resilience

***Use discount code: ICF to receive the discount!

For more information contact rita@leadershipwellness.ca

Rita McDowall

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Level Up Your Leadership Toolkit: EQ-i2.0 & EQ360 & On Demand Certifications!


EQ-i2.0 & EQ360 Online Certification Next dates: March 31 – April 2 or May 26-29. Early bird/ICF Members save $100! Cost: $1495. Register here!

Level Up Your Leadership Toolkit: On Demand Certification Info Here!

  • Managing Change - Change Style Indicator
  • Build Resiliency: Hardiness Resilience Gauge
  • Team Simulation – Paper Planes

EI ADVANTAGE is owned and operated by Janice Gair and Hayley Hesseln. For more information, www.the-ei-advantage.ca

Janice Gair

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Coaching Essentials & Advanced Training – Business Coaching Advantage

“One of my colleagues described the shift in me as a light switch being switched on. This program has transformed who I am being as a coach and has had a positive impact not just on my clients, but myself, and my practice." (Tara Treiberg, ACC and BCA graduate)


Coursework is 10 weeks virtually OR 3 days in person (both starting April 2020) and can stand alone as a solid foundation.

Add the virtual Practicum and you have a compact 4 - 6 month program of intense learning and you gain a WABC™ credential. Follow on with Parts 2 and 3 and you complete our full ICF ACTP.


  • Part 1 of our 3-part BCA Certification Program™ -- ICF ACTP
  • Part 1 is WABC Accredited -- graduates earn the designation Registered Corporate Coach™

Learn more here, including Early Bird Pricing available now.


Part 2 is for more experienced coaches who want to up their game when coaching in the leadership context and are working towards professional designation or want ICF CCEs (20 hrs) for credential renewal. (March 2020 start)

Learn more here, including Early Bird Pricing available now.

INFO SESSION WEBINARS: Register here. Receive a $100 discount on upcoming programs when you attend!

Or contact us directly: info@peopledynamicslearning.com

Creators: Dorothy Greenaway, MCC and Melinda Sinclair, Chartered Business Coach™ Internationally recognized trailblazers in professional coaching & coach education.

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Group Coaching Essentials

Are you looking to expand your coaching conversations to many – teams and groups – with public groups, corporate groups, in-person or virtual programming? Join Effective Group Coaching Author Jennifer Britton for the Group Coaching Essentials program (on zoom) on Fridays from 1015 – 1150 am Eastern on February 21, 28, March 6 and 13 as we explore the best practices for designing, marketing and leading group coaching.

This five-week interactive virtual program covers the essentials of creating and leading more engaging group coaching conversations. We’ll be exploring:

  • The differences and similarities between group and team coaching
  • Designing group coaching to support action, awareness and goals
  • Building your toolkit of group coaching approaches
  • Marketing approaches for leveraging your strengths and client interests
  • Virtual Approaches
  • Tricky issues and how to mitigate

Registration includes 5 weekly group calls, robust module notes and weekly 1-1 calls with Jennifer. Questions: 416-996-8326

More info and registration at https://www.groupcoachingessentials.ca/group-coaching-essentials.html

Jennifer Britton

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Kids Coaching Connection

“Taking Relationships with Kids, Youth and Families to a Whole New Level”

ICF Fully Approved ACSTH Program

You know the power of coaching. You are one yourself. Your soul is now urging you to coach kids, youth and families. Or perhaps a teenager/young adult in your life is wanting to become a coach.

If this sounds familiar, the Kids Coaching Connection program is for you, and them.

The Kids Coaching Connection program is an experiential program made up of five core courses.

Kids Coaching Connection Divine Elementals

This is the first of the 5 courses in the Kids Coaching Connection program. Participants realize a transforming and life changing experience designed to foster foundations of trust, communication and meaningful connections with kids, youth and families.

Kids Coaching Connection Training - Divine Elementals
March 6 - 8, 2020
Time: Fri.: 6- 9 pm, Sat: 10 am - 6 pm, Sun: 10 am - 6 pm
Location: Picton, Ontario
Investment: $995.00 + HST

Past Participants Say it all:

“I learned so much about the powerful, unique gifts I have and tools to help others” (C.VD - teen coach)

“Kids Coaching Connection is an outstanding training program for everyone who works with kids, youth and families in any capacity” (M. LR, ACC - Holistic Youth Life Coach)

“The coaching framework taught from and within the heart is truly masterful” (M. D - Pediatric Nutritionist and Life Coach)

For full course descriptions and to register go to:
or contact: Susan Howson

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Submission Guidelines

ICF-Toronto Chapter Members and Affiliates (paid the $100 fee):
  • Limited to 1 free submission per month
  • Additional submissions $50/insertion
ICF-Toronto Guests:
  • Small submission (up to 100 words with link to your site):  $100/insertion
  • Large submission (up to 250 words with link to your site):  $150/insertion
Please note:
  • Submissions by ICF-Toronto Members will only be accepted for events they themselves are presenting.  All other events will be deemed to fall under the "Guest" category.
  • All listings are linked to our monthly e-bulletin that is published on the 15th of each month and emailed to all members (or next business day if the 15th falls on a weekend).
  • Maximum 250 words.
  • Submissions will be sent to mailto:kim@icftoronto.com in either plain text, HTML or Word doc format.
  • Payment must be received and processed by the deadline in order for the submission to be distributed.
  • Lead time:  All submissions must be received and paid for 8-10 business days before the publish date.
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