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Transformative learning theory and coaching: Application in practice

  title={Transformative learning theory and coaching: Application in practice},
  author={Kristina Sammut},
  journal={International journal of evidence based coaching and mentoring},
  • Kristina Sammut
  • Published 2014
  • Psychology
  • International journal of evidence based coaching and mentoring
The aim of the research reported in this paper was to discover if and how transformative learning theory is applied in coaching. Data were collected from eight coaches through semi-structured interviews. The findings of the study revealed four emerging themes: space and context of the coaching environment; the coaching relationship; dialogue, language and communication; and transformation. The research also found robust links between the fields of coaching and adult learning theory… Expand

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