Coaching in Leadership and Health Care Conference

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Date TBD in 2023


The Institute of Coaching, McLean Hospital, and Harvard Medical School offer a coaching course featuring world class speakers, leading scientists, thought leaders, and coaching scholars exploring how we can sculpt our future in coaching conversations that evoke the humanity and innovation needed to fully transform the pandemic’s forces into sustainable good.

Our audience includes executive/leadership coaches and leaders with a keen interest in coaching, along with physicians, clinicians, and health and wellness coaches dedicated to professional, emotional, and physical well-being.

Presenters will explore the challenges, emerging opportunities for coaching, and new strategies in leadership, wellness, and inclusion, recognizing a new high for the interdependence of leadership, well-being, and diversity in all realms of human achievement.

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Who Attends

  • Executive/Leadership Coaches
  • Psychiatrists, Psychologists
  • Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
  • Social Workers
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselors
  • Physicians, Physician Assistants

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Summarize a variety of models, theories, and domains of psychology and leadership and apply these in coaching practice
  • Translate the newest research into concepts and interventions that can be used in coaching
  • Apply basic coaching skills in medical, therapeutic, or leadership practices to enhance outcomes
  • Practice advanced coaching skills applicable to leadership and health care

About the Institute of Coaching

The conference is led by the Institute of Coaching (IOC), supporting coaching with science in mind. Deepening the roots and expanding the reach of the coaching modality, the Institute of Coaching’s science, research, thought leaders, resources, and community are invaluable to new and seasoned coaches, as well as for professionals adding coaching to their leadership roles or professional services.

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Physicians and Doctoral-Level Professionals


Other Professionals and Trainees


Join Us Online

Sept 23-25, 2021


All times listed are Eastern time zone

  • Thursday


    September 23, 2021

  • Friday


    September 24, 2021

  • Saturday


    September 25, 2021


Physicians and Doctoral-Level Professionals



Other Professionals and Trainees



Join Us Online!

Sept 23-25, 2021



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Continuing Education Opportunities

McLean Hospital, in conjunction with Harvard Medical School, hosts a series of conferences focused on topics in mental health.

With expert speakers from around the globe, the courses include panel presentations, question and answer sessions, and other engaging learning formats.

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Accreditations and Approvals


Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. We also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.


McLean Hospital is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. McLean Hospital maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Participants meeting requirements will receive up to 11.5 CE credits. Credits will be issued on a session-by-session basis.


This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for up to 11.5 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit.

Social Workers

This program has been approved for 11.5 social work continuing education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR Collaborative of National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work authorization number D90564.


International Coaching Federation (ICF) credits are available on a session-by-session basis. Some sessions qualify for core competence credits, some session qualify for resource development credits, and some session do not qualify for ICF credits.

This conference qualifies for a maximum of 9 core competence credits and 4 resource development credits, for a maximum total of 13. Learn more about which sessions qualify for each credit type.

International Clinicians

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society, or college as accredited group learning activities.

Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs® can be found on their website.

Note: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is calculated based on submission of a preliminary agenda and may be subject to change.

ABMS/ACGME Competencies

This course is designed to meet the following American Board of Medical Specialties/Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education competencies:

  • Patient care and procedural skills
  • Medical knowledge
  • Professionalism

IOM Competencies

This course is designed to meet the following Institute of Medicine (IOM) competencies:

  • Provide patient-centered care
  • Employ evidence-based practice

Disclosure Policy

Harvard Medical School (HMS) adheres to all ACCME Accreditation Criteria and Policies. It is HMS policy that those who have influenced the content of a CME activity (e.g., planners, faculty, authors, reviewers, and others) disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial entities so that HMS may identify and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. These disclosures will be provided in the activity materials along with disclosure of any commercial support received for the activity. Additionally, faculty members have been instructed to disclose any limitations of data and unlabeled or investigational uses of products during their presentations.


CME activities accredited by Harvard Medical School are offered solely for educational purposes and do not constitute any form of certification of competency. Practitioners should always consult additional sources of information and exercise their best professional judgment before making clinical decisions of any kind.

Tuition Payment, Confirmation, and Refund Policy

You may register through our secure online environment and will receive an email confirmation upon receipt of your payment. Tuition includes an electronic syllabus.

Refunds, less an administrative fee of $75, will be issued for all cancellations received at least two weeks prior to the start of the course. Refund requests must be made in our secure online system or by email. “No shows” are subject to the full course fee.

Questions? Call 617.384.8600, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, or email


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