SIDEBAR: Coaching Bibliography

Anderson, Dianna, and Merrill Anderson. 2004. Coaching That Counts: Harnessing the Power of Leadership Coaching to Deliver Strategic Value. Oxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann.

Auerbach, Jeffrey E. 2001. Personal and Executive Coaching: The Complete Guide for Mental Health Professionals. Ventura, California: Executive.

Bacon, Terry R., and Karen L. Spear. 2003. Adaptive Coaching: The Art and Practice of a Client-Centered Approach to Performance Improvement. Palo Alto, California: Davies Black.

Baker, Cheryl, and Tony Stolzfus. 2007.Eight Principles for Life on Life Leadership: A Manual for Building Discipling Leaders. Virginia Beach: Coach 22.

Berg, Insoo Kim, and Peter Szabo. 2005. Brief Coaching for Lasting Solutions. New York: Norton.

Blanchard, Ken, and Phil Hodges. 2003. The Servant Leader: Transforming Your Heart, Head, Hands & Habits. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.

Blanchard, Scott, and Madeleine Homan. 2004. Leverage Your Best and Ditch the Rest. New York: HarperCollins.

Bowman, Greg, and Bill Donahue. 2006.Coaching Life-Changing Small Group Leaders: A Pratical Guide for Those Who Lead and Shepherd Small Group Leaders. Grand Rapids: Zondervan.

Bradford, D.L., and A.R. Cohen. 1998. Power Up: Transforming Organizations Through Shared Leadership. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

Branton, Nancy. 2010. Leadership and Talent-Management Coaching. Woodbury, Minnesota: Workplace Coach Institute.

__________. 2010. People-Management Primer: Coaching Leaders to Be Principled Leaders That Create Thriving Workplaces. Woodbury, Minnesota: Workplace Coach Institute.

Bridges, William. 2009. Managing Transitions: Making the Most of Change, 3d ed. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Da Capo.

Brockband, Anne, and Ian McGill. 2006.Facilitating Reflective Learning Through Mentoring & Coaching. London: Kogan Page.

Buckingham, Marcus, and Donald O. Clifton. 2001. Now, Discover Your Strengths. New York: Free Press.

Carter-Scott, Cherie, and Lynn U. Stewart. 2007. Transformational Life Coaching: Creating Limitless Opportunities for Yourself and Others. Dearfield Beach, Florida: HCI.

Clinton, J. Robert. 1988. The Making of a Leader: Recognizing the Stages of Leadership Development. Colorado Springs: NavPress.

Collins, Gary. 2009. Christian Coaching: Helping Others Turn Potential into Reality, 2d ed. Colorado Springs: NavPress.

Cook, Marshall. 1999. Effective Coaching. Columbus, Ohio: McGraw-Hill Professional.

Crane, Thomas G. 2002. The Heart of Coaching, 3d ed. San Diego: FTA.

Creswell, Jane. 2006. Benefits of Christian Coaching for Ministry Leaders. St. Louis: Chalice Press.

________. 2006. Christ-Centered Coaching: 7 Benefits for Ministry Leaders. St. Louis: Lake Hickory.

________. 2008. Coaching for Excellence. New York: Penguin Press.

________. 2008. The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Coaching for Excellence. Indianapolis: Alpha.

Deutschman, Alan. 2007. Change or Die: The Three Ways to Change Your Work and Life. New York: Harper Paperbacks.

Dotlich, David, and Peter Cairo. 1999. Action Coaching: How to Leverage Individual Performance for Company Success. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Drake, David B., Diane Brennan, and Kim Gortz, eds. 2008. The Philosophy and Practice of Coaching: Insights and Issues for a New Generation. San Francisco: Josey Bass.

Ellis, Dave. 2006. Life Coaching: Coaching for Helping Professionals. Williston, Vermont: Crown House Publishing.

Emerson, Brian, and Ann Loehr. 2008.A Manager’s Guide to Coaching: Simple and Effective Ways to Get the Best Out of Employees. New York: AMACOM.

Fairley, Stephen G., and Chris E. Stout. 2004. Getting Started in Personal and Executive Coaching: How to Create a Thriving Coaching Practice. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

Flaherty, James. 1999. Coaching: Evoking Excellence in Others. Boston: Butterworth Heinemann.

Fletcher, Jerry L. 1993. Patterns of High Performance. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler.

Gangel, Kenneth. 2005. Coaching Ministry Teams: Leadership and Management in Christian Organization. San Francisco: Wipf & Stock.

Goldsmith, Marshall, et. al. 2004. The Art and Practice of Leadership Coaching: 50 Top Executive Coaches Reveal Their Secrets. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

Grodzki, Lynn, and Wendy Allen. 2005. The Business and Practice of Coaching: Finding Your Niche, Making Money, and Attracting Ideal Clients. New York: Norton.

Hackman, J. Richard. 2006. Leading Teams. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Business Press.

Hall, Chad, Bill Copper, and Kathryn McElveen. 2009. Faith Coaching: A Conversational Approach to Helping Others Move Forward in Faith. Charleston, South Carolina: BookSurge.

Hammett, Edward. 2005. Spiritual Leadership in a Secular Age: Building Bridges Instead of Barriers. St. Louis: Chalice Press.

Hammett, Edward, and James Pierce. 2009. Making Shifts Without Making Waves: A Coach Approach to Soulful-Leadership. St. Louis: Chalice Press.

Hargrove, Robert. 2003. Masterful Coaching. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Harkavy, Daniel. 2009. Becoming a Coaching Leader. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.

Harrold, Fiona. 2001. Be Your Own Life Coach: How to Take Control of Your Life and Achieve Your Wildest Dreams. Philadelphia: Coronet.

Heath, Chip, and Dan Heath. 2010. Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard. New York: Broadway.

________. 2007. Made to Stick. New York: Random House.

Homan, M., and L.J. Miller. 2008. Coaching in Organizations. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

Hudson, Frederic M. 1999. The Handbook of Coaching: A Comprehensive Resource Guide for Managers, Executives, Consultants, and Human Resource Professionals. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Jones, Laurie Beth. 2006. Jesus, Life Coach: Learn from the Best. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.

________. 1998. The Path: Creating Your Mission Statement for Work and For Life. New York: Hyperion.

Kilburg, Richard R. 2000. Executive Coaching: Developing Managerial Wisdom in a World of Chaos. Washington, D.C: APA.

Kouzes, James M.. and Barry Z. Posner. 2008. The Leadership Challenge, 4th ed. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Lee, Graham. 2003. Leadership Coaching: From Personal Insight to Organizational Performance. London: CIPD.

Lencioni, Patrick. 2002. Five Dysfunctions of a Team. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

________. 2006. Silos, Politics, and Turf Wars. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Logan, David, and John King. 2001. The Coaching Revolution: How Visionary Managers are Using Coaching to Empower People and Unlock their Full Potential. Avon, Massachusetts: Adams Media Corporation.

Logan, Robert E,. and Sherilyn Carlton. 2007. Developing Coaching Excellence Handbook. St. Charles, Illinois: ChurchSmart Resources.

________. 2003. Coaching 101: Discover the Power of Coaching. St. Charles, Illinois: ChurchSmart Resources.

Luciani, Joseph J. 2004. The Power of Self-Coaching: The Five Essential Steps to Creating the Life You Want. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

Malcolm, Wayne. 2007. How to Become a Professional Life Coach. Emeryville, California: Ministry in Art.

Marshall, Edward M. Building Trust at the Speed of Change: The Power of the Relationally Based Corporation. New York: AMACOM.

Martin, Curly. 2008. The Life-Coaching Handbook: Everything You Need to Be an Effective Life Coach. Williston, Vermont: Crown House Publishing. Audio CD

McLeod, Angus. 2007. Self-Coaching Leadership: Simple Steps from Manger to Leader. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

Miedaner, Talane. 2000. Coach Yourself to Success: 101 Tips from a Personal Coach for Reaching Your Goals at Work and in Life. New York: McGraw-Hill Professional.

Miller, Linda, and Chad Hall. 2007. Coaching for Christian Leaders: A Practical Guide. St. Louis: Chalice.

Miller, Linda, and Madeleine Holman. 2008. Coaching in Organizations: Best Coaching Practices from the Ken Blanchard Companies. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

Mulligan, Eileen. 1999. Life Coaching: Change Your Life in 7 Days. London: Piatkus.

Neighbour, Randall G. 2006. A Pocket Guide to Coaching Small Groups: Befriending Leaders and Helping Groups Produce Fruit. Houston: Touch.

Nelson, Alan. 2008. Coached by Jesus: Life Changing Questions by the Master. New York: Howard Books.

Nelson-Jones, Richard. 2006. Life Coaching Skills: How to Develop Skilled Clients. Thousand Oaks, California: SAGE.

O’Connor, Joseph, and Andrea Lages. 2007. How Coaching Works: The Essential Guide to the History and Practice of Effective Coaching. London: A&C Black.

O’Neil, Mary Beth. 2000. Executive Coaching. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Ogden, Greg. 1998. Discipleship Essentials: A Guide to Building Your Life in Christ. Downers Grove, Illinois: InterVarsity.

Ogne, Steve, et. al. 2008. TransforMissional Coaching: Empowering Leaders in a Changing Ministry World. Nashville: B&H.

Page, Ronald. 2008. Coaching Winners: A Coaching & Development Guide. Minnetonka, Minnesota: Assessment Associates International.

Pell, Arthur R. 1999. The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Team Building. Indianapolis: Alpha.

Rock, David. 2006. Quiet Leadership. New York: HarperCollins.

Rock, David, and Linda Page. 2009. Coaching with the Brain in Mind: Foundations for Practice. San Francisco: Wiley & Sons.

________. 2009. Your Brain at Work. New York: HarperCollins.

Rosinski, Philippe. 2003. Coaching Across Cultures: New Tools for Leveraging National, Corporate, and Professional Differences. London: Nicholas Brealey.

Sandstrom, Jeannine, and Lee Smith. 2008. Legacy Leadership: The Leader’s Guide to Lasting Greatness. Seattle: CoachWorks.

Senge, Peter M. 1999. “Leadership in Living Organizations,” in Leading Beyond the Walls. ed. by Frances Hesselbeing, Marshall Goldsmith, and Iain Somerville. San Fancisco: Jossey-Bass, 73–90.

Starr, Julie. 2003. The Coaching Manual: The Definitive Guide to the Process, Principles and Skills of Personal Coaching. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall Business.

Stolzfus, Tony. 2009. A Leader’s Life Purpose: Handbook. Virginia Beach: Coach 22.

________. 2008. Coaching Questions: A Coach’s Guide to Powerful Asking Skills. Virginia Beach: Coach 22.

________. 2005. Leadership Coaching: The Disciplines, Skills and Heart of a Christian Coach. Virginia Beach: Coach 22.

Thomas, Kenneth W. 2002. Introduction to Conflict Management: Improving Performance Using the TKI. Palo Alto, California: CPP Inc.

Ting, Sharon, Peter Scisco, eds. 2006. The CCL Handbook of Coaching: A Guide for the Leader Coach. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Umidi, Joseph. 2005. Transformational Coaching. Longwood, Florida: Xulon.

Underhill, Brian O., Kimcee McAnally, and John Koriath. 2007. Executive Coaching for Results. San Francisco: Kerrett-Koehler.

White, Daniel. 2006. Coaching Leaders: Guiding People Who Guide Others. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Whitcomb, Susan Britton. 2008. The Christian’s Career Journey. Indianapolis: JIST.

Whitmore, John. 1992. Coaching for Performance. London: Nicholas Brealey.

Whitworth, Laura, Henry Kimsey-House, and Phil Sandahl. 1998. Co-Active Coaching: New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success in Work and Life. Palo Alto, California: Davies-Black.

Williams, Patrick, and Deborah Davis. 2007. Therapist as Life Coach: An Introduction for Counselors and Other Helping Professionals, rev. and expanded ed. New York: Norton.

Williams, Patrick, and Lloyd J. Thomas. 2005. Total Life Coaching: A Compendium of Resources. New York: Norton.

Williams, Patrick, and Diane S. Menendez. 2007. Becoming a Professional Life Coach. New York: Norton.

Winders, Barry E. 2007. Finding the Missional Path. Longwood, Florida: Xulon.

Professional Coaching Models, Services & Training

AG Coaching:

Hollifield Leadership Center:

Coach Approach Ministries:

International Coaching Federation:


“Speed Coaching for Your Career” By Carolyn Kepcher

“The Secret Coach” By Jennifer Reingold

“Coaching: a Christian Overview and Response” By Gary Collins

“Just Coach It Launches Speed Coaching for Executives, Entrepreneurs, and Professionals in Canada, USA, and Europe”

“Career Coaching Helps Make Winners” By James Foster, New Brunswick, Canada Business Journal, July 11, 2009.

“Getting ‘unstuck’: Does Your Life Need a Coach?” By A. Pawlowski

Research from Internal Coaching Federation: