Life Coaching Agreement

Life Coaching Agreement


Your name_______________________________________________________

 

Cell Phone_______________________________________

 

Email address_____________________________________

 

Prior to entering into a life coaching relationship, please read the following agreement carefully and indicate your understanding by signing below. If you have questions consult your coach before signing. I understand that life coaching is based around a relationship with a life coach that is designed to facilitate the establishment of a long range goals and short-term objectives and the achievement of these goals. I understand that the role of the life coach is to assist me in improving the quality of my life I understand that life coaching is comprehensive in that it deals with almost all areas of my life, including work, finance, health, education, relationships, and spiritual issues. I acknowledge that deciding on how to handle these issues and implementing my decisions remains my exclusive responsibility. I understand that life coaching is for people who are already basically successful, well-adjusted, and emotionally healthy. I understand that the confidentiality in the life coaching relationship is limited. Confidentiality will not apply to certain crimes that have either been committed or are planning to be committed. Such crimes may need to be reported to legal authorities. It is also possible that certain topics discussed could be reviewed with other life coaching professionals for training and development purposes. I understand that life coaching does not treat mental disorders as defined specifically in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Psychiatric Disorders. If I have anything in my past indicating that I have an unresolved and serious emotional or physical problem or mental disorder, I certify that I am not using life coaching as a substitute for assistance from a mental health professional or medical doctor. I will not use life coaching as a substitute for counseling, psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, mental health care, or substance abuse treatment. I will not use life coaching in lieu of professional medical advice, legal counsel, accounting assistance, business consultation, or spiritual guidance, for each of these areas understand that I should consult the appropriate professionals. I understand that I will not use life coaching is a substitute for such professional guidance. I further acknowledge that all decisions on dealing with these issues lie exclusively with me. I agree to complete regular evaluations of the life coaching process and notify my coach immediately of any concerns.

 

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Please print name__________________________________________

 

Address_________________________________________________

 

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Coach’s initials: DLW

 

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