Narrative Collaborative Coaching: Theory and Practice

  • Reinhard Stelter


In this chapter, I will present the central elements of third-generation coaching. I aim to develop a coaching format that matches some of the key changes and developmental and learning-related challenges that we are facing as a society, and which can thus be considered crucial for establishing third-generation coaching.

This chapter presents theory and practice of third-generation coaching in greater detail. Third-generation coaching aims to consider both an existential-experiential and a relational perspective. The coach is presented as a self-reflective fellow human being and a generous listener for the coachee.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Reinhard Stelter
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  1. 1.University of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark

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