Jim Gavin, PhD, ABPP, MCC, IMC, is a certified master coach and licensed psychologist who has, over the past 40 years, coached hundreds of individuals and worked with senior management teams in the public and private sector. He focuses on the whole system in furthering both organizational change and conflict management processes.
Jim is a full professor in the Department of Applied Human Sciences, and co-designer of the internationally renowned Human Systems Intervention graduate program at Concordia. He is a Master Certified Coach (ICF) and Integral Master Coach® (ICC) who combines wit and wisdom in helping clients maximize their potential. His passion for the practice of Aikido and Iaido link magically with his academic knowledge in personal and organizational change and conflict management processes. His focus is on the whole person and the whole system in his coaching and consulting activities. Among his numerous publications, Jim's Lifestyle Wellness Coaching, 3nd Ed. (Human Kinetics, 2018) is a classic and comprehensive work.