The Retreat Coach Network is a collective of highly trained Coaches and Retreat Leaders who are in or have completed the Certified Retreat Coach training with Master Certified Coach Helene Van Manen. These women bring their vast professional backgrounds into their retreat leading. They each have a varied style of leading retreats with topics and activities that reflect their own passions and interests along with their unique and authentic leadership styles.
Many of the women are professionally trained coaches, however others bring a varied professional background from having worked in corporate America to non-profit sectors, ministry, expressive arts, outdoor recreation, education, therapeutic modalities, social work, yoga and more.
What the amazing women in this professional community do share, is their comprehensive training as Retreat Leaders including both classroom and in-person studies that develop them to lead quality, professional retreats. Coaching competencies, as prescribed by the International Coach Federation, are a part of their training program as well as First Aid and other leadership essentials. This assures you that if you take a retreat with one of these Leaders, your experience will be both inspiring and rich with quality.
“Coach Helene is a magnificent mentor, teacher and a rich resource. The Retreat Coach Certification Program is packed full of information, experiences, resources, and support. For me, the Program has been personally transformational.
The Retreat Coach Network is a premier community that is full of amazing retreat coaches who quickly offer ideas or resources when asked. If you are considering becoming a Retreat Coach—Coach Helene has everything you need and more to be successful. You will be forever changed.”
Certified Retreat Coach Lee Miller, Freedom Coaching & Retreats