Associations

Engaging for mindful transformational change

« Those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed. » Charles R. Darwin, 1809 – 1882.

  1. VIA Institute on Character

    VIA Institute on Character

    Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, the VIA Institute on Character is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing the science of character strengths to the world. VIA Institute does so by creating and validating surveys of character, supporting researchers, and developing practical strengths-based tools for individuals and professionals, such as therapists, managers, and educators. In this spirit, the VIA Survey is offered free of charge worldwide in many languages.

    The mission of the VIA Institute on Character is to help people change their lives and live more fully by tapping into the power of their own greatest strengths.

  2. International Coach Federation

    International Coach Federation

    Formed in 1995, the International Coach Federation (ICF) is the leading global organization dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high standards, providing independent certification, and building a worldwide network of trained coaching professionals.

    ICF defines coaching as partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.