Brad Hardie's Blog Postings
When its life comes to an end, the phoenix collapses in a fiery pyre, depleted and drained, burning to ash before rising up once more to be reborn. The analogy reminds me of trauma survivors that have endured such extraordinary situations and circumstances, and when the last embers seem to be fading from red to black, a great resilience reignites them and their wings spread. This ability to help transform our clients is the essence of being a coach, and one that works through a trauma lens.
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As a coach, when I tell people what I do for a living, it can create some interesting looks. Some say “I also coach… soccer, mostly”. Some stare blankly, and often I will be asked something along the lines of “What is that…?”