Resources for Coaches

Tools, templates and eLearning resources

We are always on the look-out for resources, research and journals that inform us on coaching programs and best practice.

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Coaching triad checklists

Triad - Coach

Triad - Coachee

Triad - Observer


Research and journal articles

Coaching and health coaching is well researched and published. The articles below highlight both the clinical and patient perspectives, the value of tapping into the intrinsic motivators to support people in managing their health care and choices.

Click on the titles below to access articles.

Helping People Help Themselves

Truth & Courage - Implementing a Coaching Culture ICL

Patient Education & Counseling

Integrating a Health Coach in Primary Care

Coaching & Health BMJ

The Coaching Ripple Effect

Group Supervision in Organizations


Online Resources


Available to the public, this eLearning module is designed to increase the awareness and importance of using health literacy in our conversations and services.

My Health Learning - eLearning modules for NSW Health employees

Lets talk Disability

A short eLearning module aimed to enable health care workers to meet the diverse needs of people with disability who use NSW Health services.

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

This eLearning module provides an overview of the fundamental skills, principles and strategies used in motivational interviewing.

Motivational Interviewing: Building Skills

This eLearning module builds on skills from the Introduction to Motivational Interviewing module.




Consumer Enablement - A Clinicians' Guide

A short video from the Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI) discussing the determinants and components for the enablement of health. This internet site also provides further information and resources related to Consumer Enablement.


Fast Track - Career Conversations with Margie Hartley - How to set and achieve goals.

Overcommitting, pleasing others and loosing motivations are the barriers between you achieving your goals. A leading pracademic, Dr Sean O'Connor from the University of Sydney explains what is preventing you from achieveng your goals, why you achieve what you set out to only 50% of the time and how you can change this paradigm. 25/02/2019

Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading

Solution-Focused Coaching. Authors: Anthony Grant and Jane Greene. Publisher: Pearson Education Limited, Harlow, United Kingdom.

The Complete Handbook of Coaching - Second Edition. Edited by: Elaine Cox, Tatiana Bachkirova, David Clutterbuck. Publisher: Sage Publications

The Coaching Manual - The definitive guide to the process, principles and skills of personal coaching. Author: Julie Starr. Publisher: pearson Education Limited

Changing on the Job - Developing Leaders for a Complex World. Author: Jennifer Garvey Berger. Publisher: Stanford Business Books