Shelley Crawford

Pilot Coaching Programme – Coach Bio

Name: Shelley Crawford

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Telephone Number: +353 894651147

Relevant qualifications and affiliations (max. 80 words)

  • Currently completing an MSc (Applied Positive Psychology and Coaching Psychology) working towards Doctorate in Resilience-building at University of East London, UK.

  • MSc Health Ergonomics (Human Factors), Derby Uni, UK

  • Advanced Dip in Personal, Leadership & Executive Coaching (EMCC)

  • Advanced Dip in Mental Health & Wellbeing Coaching, ROI

  • Com (Hons) Organisational Psychology, Unisa, RSA

  • Psychometrics (Ability and Personality) (Test User and Administrator), BPS

  • Corporate Wellness Coach & NLP Coaching Practitioner

  • Coach Supervisor and Individual Accreditation Assessor


Experience in one to one coaching (Max. 300 words)

Shelley is an Executive, Leadership, Performance, Resilience-building and Wellbeing Coach, lecturing in Mindfulness and Mental Health and Wellbeing.  Over the past 2-3 years Shelley has coached Principals, their teams and other leaders to develop better team interaction and wellbeing in their schools. 

Her core background is in Education (Primary, Senior and Higher as a Dramatic Art and Economics teacher) and in Organisational, Coaching and Positive Psychology.  She spent many years working as an Organisational Psychologist in a large education organization dealing particularly with career changes, employee stress and wellness management.  

She specializes in Leadership, Resilience and Communication in particular, and has a special interest in Resilience-building, Conflict Management, Performance and Development and Educational and Corporate Wellbeing. 

Shelley’s passion is assisting people to realize their fullest potential while living a health, balanced life - maximizing their skills and talents to achieve their goals - particularly in the field of education and diverse and culturally different environments. Shelley leads the EMCC International Workgroup for coaching, mentoring & supervision programme accreditation globally.


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