Lisa LaRue, RCDP, MCDI, MAC
Master Practitioner Career Coach and Registered Career Development Professional (RCDP) with over 20 years’ experience working in a variety of settings including consulting, career and employment services, outplacement, education and training. I’m driven by a genuine passion for helping people achieve fulfilling careers and seeing them flourish.
With extensive training in the field of career counselling and coaching, I am equipped with the skills to effectively help people explore options and create career development and action plans that help them achieve their goals. I’ve coached people from a wide range of sectors including IT, engineering, banking and finance, arts and culture, education, retail, hospitality, tourism, and healthcare. I also have experience in the charity and third-sector where I have coached people at all levels.
My approach is integrative, strengths-based and solution-focused. Clients describe me as being intuitive, engaging and professional with the ability to expertly guide them through making often life-changing decisions.
- Master of Career Development
- Bachelor of Social Science (Counselling)
- Diploma of Career Guidance
- Certified Positive Psychology Practitioner
- Resilience Practitioner
- Primary Certificate in Coach Supervision
- Level 4 Diploma in Management
- Level 3 Award in Education and Training (AET)
As a registered Career Development Professional (RCDP) with the Career Development Institute, I am bound by a high level of ethical standards. An impassioned advocate of lifelong learning, I’m committed to my own ongoing career development to ensure my practice remains relevant and up-to-date. As an active member of the Association for Coaching (AC), the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) and the International Coach Federation (ICF), I am also an EMCC accredited Master Practitioner Coach. I lead the EMCC UK’s Career Coaching and Mentoring special interest group supporting the continuing development of professional career coaches and mentors.
Special interests and training in: Positive psychology, cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), strengths-based and narrative coaching. Leadership, management and performance coaching. I also have a very keen interest in the future of work, career happiness and entrepreneurship. This has led me to pursue a PhD in Psychology at the University of Tampere part time.
Career counselling | Career coaching for career change | Career planning | Outplacement | Redundancy support | Transition support | Expat career coaching | Career strategy and management | Performance coaching | Resilience coaching | Positive psychology | Happiness at work | Self-employment coaching and mentoring