Kate is a professional certified leadership coach. With more than 30 years of experience in the communications field, she is recognized for her ability to assess, build and lead teams in times of transition. Passionate about the need to establish healthy work environments, Kate coaches teams that are adapting to change and individuals seeking a sense of place and competence in the workplace and joy in their personal lives.
In addition to her certification as an Integral Master Coach™, Kate is certified to administer the EQi-2.0 and EQ 360, powerful tools for assessing emotional intelligence competencies. She is also a certified facilitator in peer coaching.
Batia Winer is a professional certified leadership coach with over 15 years’ experience in coaching executives and managers on a variety of topics. She brings a unique blend of perspectives, curiosity, skill and compassion to her coaching. A self-starter and entrepreneur with over 25 years’ experience in operating, managing and teaching in her own school of Yoga, Meditation and Breathwork, she is well-acquainted with the initial spark and passion that ignites all life-changing adventures. She knows how important rigour, play, intuition and risk-taking are for any worthwhile journey or undertaking.
Her clients included the City of Ottawa, University of Ottawa, Carleton University, the YMCA, the Department of National Defence, Health Canada, Statistics Canada and Sports Canada where she designed and conducted stress management workshops. As well, she coached individuals from the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.
Batia has coached on a myriad of topics such as wellness, spiritual practice, health, transitions, leadership development, LGBTQ issues and compassion and empathy as life-skills.
Education and Certifications
Integral Master Coach© (Integral Coaching Canada™); Coaching Evoking Excellence In Others (New Ventures North); Coaching Mastery Program – Intensive Casework (New Ventures North).
Certification in EQ-i 2.0/EQ 360 (the Emotional Intelligence Training Co; to be completed July 2019)
Certification in Learning Groups/Peer Group Learning (Coaching@ the Edge);
LGBTQ Open and Safe Space Facilitation (Keshet Boston in NYC).
Transformational Practices: TheSpirit of Practice, Uncovering the Secret Bedrock of Your Life – principles and practices to build change in your life (Integral Coaching Canada); At Death’s Door: The Undefended Threshold – Transition, Change and Becoming, (Kim Rosen).
IMI – International Meditation Institute, Kullu, India – Completion, 13 years study certification in Meditation and Yoga Sciences.
BA in Religious Studies and History (McGill University)