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APECS Accredited Supervisor and Executive Coach, BACP Accredited Counsellor, Amanda draws on 15 years experience of developing individuals and organisations. This is combined with over 25 years of leadership experience in all three sectors to provide a unique mix of knowledge and skills: business, organisations and the human condition.

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An APECS Accredited Supervisor and Executive Coach, BACP Accredited Counsellor, Trainer/Facilitator and published author, Amanda draws on over 15 years of experience of enabling and developing individuals and organisations. She combines this with over 25 years of leadership and management experience in the private, public and voluntary sectors to provide a unique mix of knowledge and skills: business, organisations and the human condition. Underpinned by psychological theory and practice, she is a relational coach who works systemically: able to create the conditions for success with and 'within' individual executives, their teams and their organisations. Amanda specialises in self-care (self-leadership) in both executives and executive coaches: developing resilience, sustainability and optimising potential.

Areas of Expertise include:

  • 1:1 Executive Coaching
  • Executive/ Business Leader Consultancy Support
  • Internal Organisational Coaching ? development / Supervision
  • Training / Facilitation ? bespoke course development
  • Executive Coaching Supervision
  • Leadership development
  • Leadership support / development during transition (promotion)
  • Optimising Leadership capacity & capability ? resilience / performance
  • Self-awareness & Self-leadership (Emotional Intelligence)
  • Identification of Core Values
  • Communication
  • Training/Facilitation of courses: Personality & Human Behaviour, Communication, Coaching, Mentoring & Supervision

Client Types/Levels of Experience::

Chief Executive, Partner, Director (Financial/ Managing/ Operations/ Marketing/ HR/ Organisational Development) Business Owners, Senior Clinicians (Consultants/Doctors/Nursing ? NHS/Independent Health Sector)

Industry/ Functional Experience::

Oil & Gas, IT, Manufacturing, Engineering, Higher Education, Construction, Independent Health Sector, National Health Service, Professional Services (Legal & Financial), Business Development, Eco-Energy, National & Regional Charities.

Professional/Corporate Experience::

  • Business Owner, Executive Coaching & Therapeutic Support, Coaching Supervision, Leadership Development, Workshop Design/ Delivery, Professional Conduct Hearing (Chairperson), Author
  • Optima Workplace Limited ? Director, Executive Coaching, Counselling & Training
  • Trustee/Board Member ? Education Academy
  • Director ? Strategic Development (Training)
  • Marketing Manager, Graduate Recruitment Manager, Royal Naval Officer (UK & NATO)


Training and Education::

  • Association for Professional Executive Coaching & Supervision (APECS) Accreditation as both Supervisor of Executive Coaches, and as an Executive Coach
  • British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist
  • Master of Arts in Professional Studies
  • Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling
  • Certificates in Coaching, Supervision & Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Transactional Analysis


www.optimaworkplace.com
email: mandy@optimaworkplace.com
skype: amanda.larcombe65
Based in the South West, but able to work flexibly both nationally & internationally (skype)
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About APECS

The Association for Professional Executive Coaching and Supervision (APECS) is the top level professional membership body for executive coaching, supervision, and advisory services to corporate organisations.

Contact Us

  • To find out more about the benefits of joining APECS, please contact:
  • The Membership Secretary
  • membership@apecs.org
  •   +44 (0)333 567 1404
  • Further details on our programme of London events can be obtained from The Real Sessions website.