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What is the Difference Between Coaching, Coach Supervision and Coach Mentoring?

Coaching

  • Focuses on all aspects of the client’s personal and professional life (performance or behavior transformation)
  • Surfaces and overcomes obstacles to goals and wellbeing
  • Relationship between coach and client
  • Coach has coaching certification

Coach Supervision

  • Focuses on the coach’s work as a coaching professional (skills, ethics, and wellbeing)
  • Surfaces and overcomes unresolved issues that impact their effectiveness as a coach
  • Relationship of peers
  • Coach Supervisor has coach supervision certification

Coach Mentoring

  • Focuses on enhancing the coach’s skills and competencies
  • Relationship of Coach Mentor and Coach
  • Coach Mentor has a higher level of experience and expertise