Organization AddressCoaching Psychology Unit, Social Sciences Building City University London Northampton Square London EC1V 0HB United Kingdom
Also: International Academy for Professional Development Ltd 156 westcombe Hill, London, SE3 7DH
Organization NameCoaching Psychology Unit, City University London
Your RoleHead of Department/Director
Short BiographyThe Director of the Coaching Psychology Unit, Professor Stephen Palmer PhD.
In December 2004 he became the first Chair of the British Psychological Society Special Group in Coaching Psychology.
He is Honorary President of the International Society for Coaching Psychology.
He has authored or edited over 35 books and published over 150 articles. He is the UK Co-ordinating Editor of the International Coaching Psychology Review, Consultant Editor of The Coaching Psychologist and Counselling Psychology Review, Emeritus Editor of the International Journal of Health Promotion & Education, and Executive Editor of Coaching: An International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice.
In December, 2008 at the 1st European Coaching Psychology Conference, he received from the BPS Special Group in Coaching Psychology the 'Lifetime Achievement Award in Recognition of Distinguished Contribution to Coaching Psychology'.
Research Areasstress, health, coaching, wellbeing, client-practitioner relationship, suicide, mental health