Physician Coaching Insights

Dr. Foster Exposé, Jr. Awarded PCI Fellow Designation

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The Physician Coaching Institute (PCI) is pleased to announce that Foster Exposé, Jr., PhD is the recipient of the PCI Fellow Award. The PCI Fellow designation recognizes Certified Physician Development Coach™ graduates who have made significant contributions to the field of physician coaching and have demonstrated commitment to the well-being, development and growth of physicians […]

Earning an ICF coaching credential after your Certified Physician Development Coach credential

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One of the questions we get frequently is how a student earns an International Coaching Federation (ICF) coaching credential after completing our Certified Physician Development Coach™ program. We are very proud of the many graduates who have gone on to add another feather in their cap in the form of an ICF coaching credential.  The […]

Meditations for Women Physicians (and Others) Who Do Too Much

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Congratulations to Dr. Robyn Alley-Hay, PCI Certified Physician Development Coach graduate, who just published a book that is already making waves in the self-care and wellness community!  “Meditations for Women Physicians (and Others) Who Do Too Much” is a must-read for anyone looking to prioritize their well-being and find peace amidst the chaos of daily […]

A PCI Grad’s view on mentoring and coaching for physicians

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Congratulations to our recent PCI grad Dr Emilie Belley-Cote who published an article on Kevin highlighting the differences between mentoring and coaching. This is an important distinction, as  many of our students have been mentors and mentees, and now are learning the new skill set and mindset of coaching. Coaching and mentorship are important for all physicians, […]

To be a coach, physicians have to let go of being “the fixer”

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We just launched our September Cohort of the Certified Physician Development Coach program. (What a great group!) Many of them are continuing into this advanced training after having completed our Healthcare Peer Coaching Fundamentals course. Of the many qualities I appreciate about our cohorts, one is their willingness to be learners again after mastering their […]

Physician Coaching resources: where to start with an internal coaching program

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When developing coaching resources for an organization, starting with a pilot is a common approach. Here are the three coaching offerings that we recommend, based on the experience of our graduates who serve as “internal coaches” in their organization. 1. Single coaching session: An “on request”session that of 30-45 minutes. For some physicians this might […]