Neuroplasticity with Jeff Schwartz and Josie Thomson

By Robert Holmes | coach mentoring

Dec 20

Your brain can learn and go on learning, change, adapt and grow. Neuroplasticity can be a friend or foe, but breaking bad habits and upgrading takes some work – especially coaching.

Listen to leading neurologist Jeff Schwartz and Master Coach Josie Thomson discuss this valuable subject with Robert Holmes.

Episode 17 – Jeffrey Schwartz & Josie Thopmson

Title: “Neuroplasticity in Coaching – You are not your brain”

Broadcast date: 20 December, 2013
Full Transcript: Download Transcript


(44:00 minutes)

  1. Accelerate Excel
  2. Jeffrey Schwartz
  3. You are not your brain – the book
  4. Redesign my brain (ABC)
  5. Dr. Michael Merzenich’s book “Soft-Wired. How the New Science of Brain Plasticity Can Change Your Life”
  6. David Rock, the Neuro Leadership Institute
  7. Art Kleiner – the neuroscience of leadership, magazine strategy and business
  8. The SCARF model
  9. Joe Grantham Deakin University.

Twitter @Josie_thomson and @jmschwartzMD


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About the Author

Robert is an expert in the science of human behaviour and performance enhancement with a passion for neurology, leadership and the psychology of potential. He believes it is important to bring hard science to coaching, and that coaching practices be evidence based and research backed. Robert is a founding partner at Frazer, Holmes Coaching and current Director of Brand and Marketing for the International Coach Federation Australasia (ICFA). Robert is a professionally certified coach (PCC) with over 20 years of business experience and an ICF Accredited Mentor Coach. He is an Associate at the National Speaker's Association, a member of the Coaching Psychology interest group at the APS, a certified Action Learning Coach, a Member of the Australian Institute of Management Consultants.