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ADHD Coaches Organization
  ADHD Coaches Organization
    Promoting ADHD Coaches and Coaching Worldwide

Vol. 4, Issue 11 – December 2009

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News from the ACO

Presidentís Letter: December 2009
Glenda Cloud said, "Change is inevitable; growth is intentional."
ACO Board changes for year end.
Continue reading here.

ACO Conference 2010: Raising the Bar Together!
Conference speakers and sessions list posted here.

Sign up now for the second offering of ACCE:
ADHD Coaches Continuing Education

Framing the ADHD Experience Before One-on-One Coaching Begins

This is the second offering of a program that will teach participants how to create a solid framework with their ADHD clients that will strengthen their client-coach relationships for more successful coaching experiences.
Class space is limited.
Member rate: $375, Nonmembers $425
Not a member yet? Join here.

Get more information and sign up  for the ACCE program here.

Volunteering and Sustainability
Read Kerch McConlogue's reflection on the ACO experience

New audio file for all coaches:
Everything you wanted to know about the ACO

Listen into President Sarah Wright talk about the ACO here.
Not a member yet? Join here.

Which reminds us: Have you renewed yet?
2010 Membership renewals | Do it now!
Need we say more?? Click here.

IAAC Credentialing Q & A Series
Does any degree or certificate meet the training requirements
for an IAAC ADHD coaching credential?
Get the answer here.

Members stuff

Expert Speakers Series

Tuesday, January 19, 8:00 p.m. eastern
Peggy Laneri, Licensed psychologist and Certified Professional Coach
You'll need to log in to get the call info available here

New recordings for members

Three recordings posted this month

  • Self-care for coaches
  • Handwriting and attention
  • Joint Ventures for fun and profit

Find the recordings here.

Next RoundTable date: Open to all ADHD Coaches
Next call is Tuesday, January 12, 2:00 EST
Please note: This is a new phone line!
Dial in: (919) 424-5871
PIN: 959 113#

From the CIRCLE archives

Ready for Tax Time:
A short guide for coaches and other self-employed professionals
Read this article by Viv Monahan posted in 2007.
Taxes may change, but the concept remains the same.

New Members
See who joined the ACO this month. Continue reading here

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Coaches in the News
Has there been a print article about you somewhere? Were you on the TV or radio?
Are you speaking someplace? Let the rest of us know. Send us the info here.

Are you offering training for coaches?
Use the form here to get it listed on our training calendar here.

Board report
The Board Report is a regular feature of Circle. Every month we fill you in on various things the board has been working on in the previous month. We invite your comments and participation. If you've got a question or observation, feel free to contact any member of the board. Make your voices heard! Continue reading here

The general and usual information:

ACO Conference 2010:
the Bar

Update info here.

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