Leading independent portal site keeping you informed of the latest developments in coaching and
mentoring. Connecting you to the people products and services you need for your business or
The International Coaching Community (ICC) was founded by Joseph O’Connor and Andrea Lages in
2001 with a vision of building a coaching profession with high standards of skill. It has grown
exponentially to over 6000 trained coaches in 60 countries, making it one of the largest coaching
organisations in the world.
The International Consortium for Coaching in Organizations (ICCO) is a uniquely broad community of
managers of coaching programs in organizations, executive and internal coaches, coaching
educators, researchers, OD specialists, and coaching firms. Our distinct, multi-stakeholder
composition and our client-centric emphasis provide an approach to advancing the profession of
coaching that actively involves all the critical players, especially the organizations that use coaching in
order to succeed.
The International Society for Coaching Psychology has been established to further the discipline and
profession of coaching psychology. With the growing interest in coaching psychology around the
world, the Society hopes to encourage the development of the theory, research and practice in
coaching psychology and support coaching psychologists in their work.
The Special Group in Coaching Psychology (SGCP) is part of the British Psychological Society and
supports coaching psychologists, coaches, individual clients and organisations who are interested in
learning more about coaching psychology and coaching services. Our aim is to promote the
development of coaching psychology as a professional activity and clarify the benefits of
psychological approaches within coaching practice. We are committed to fostering excellence in
coaching practice through: research, events, publications, discussion and professional development.
The Worldwide Association of Business Coaches (WABC) is the first international professional
association dedicated exclusively to the business coaching industry. Since 1997, we've been serving
business coaches and their clients. We're proud of our reputation as a leading international authority
on business coaching. We've built this reputation by insisting on the best: the highest membership
standards, the most rigorous evidence-based programs, the most advanced business coaching