Category: Visual Coaching

Gift Yourself New Skills: 3 Great Ways to Get Trained in Working Visually

I’m so glad my earlier self followed her instincts and pursued her interest in working visually. Twenty years later I continue to use visual skills in all the various Process Work I do, both with groups and individuals. And in mentoring other Process Professionals to effectively add the power of working visually to their process… Read more »


5 WAYS NON-ARTISTS CAN WORK VISUALLY TOO

Audio Version: Click Player to Stream or Right Click on Link to Download. For full Audio Library of Past Messages, Click Here Working visually in Process Work with groups and individuals is growing rapidly. Having been a practitioner for over 20 years (a teacher for 15 of those years) I often encounter people who are… Read more »


SHIFT-IT SCHOOL: UPCOMING COURSES

For Process Professionals Who Work With Individuals: Fundamentals of Interactive-Visuals® Visual Skills for Process Work with Groups and Individuals This professional skills training (in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia, Canada) thoroughly covers the four main ways of working visually: Studio Work, Graphic Recording, Graphic Facilitation and Graphic Coaching. Over 87% of your consulting, facilitation, training, teaching,… Read more »


Graphic Facilitation In British Columbia: Last Day for Early Bird on Training

Quick shout out about fast approaching visual skills workshop in gorgeous Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Early Bird ends at MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. So act fast to save on your spot at the wall … In a highly dynamic learning environment, learn how to more effectively communicate and collaborate with groups and individuals … via the four… Read more »


The Riches of Satisfaction Interrupted

Business and Life Coaching are offerings in my suite of services. I work mostly with Process Professionals (either internal within organizations and/or with external solo practices) and also progressive business owners and managers of various sorts. And I use a whole range of left-brain and right-brain approaches with my clients. Having coached for the last… Read more »


Visual Coaching Tools: 3 Examples Plus Other Goodies

Christina Merkley's Maps

I’m in the midst of offering the spring online version of Fundamentals of Interactive-Visuals. In this, my flagship visual skills program, I teach the four main ways of working visually, in an interactive way, with groups and individuals. The four ways of working visually are: Studio Work, Graphic Recording, Graphic Facilitation and Graphic Coaching/Counseling (fyi,… Read more »


Christina Merkley: My Right Brain Journey

A few posts ago I shared my left-brain journey. Now I’m going to share my right-brain journey. Not as a narcissistic exercise or true confessions but rather to hopefully be of help and service. To give equal attention and merit to the right-brain sides of us, which often gets short shrift or even derogatory treatment… Read more »




Aaron Johannes: Certified Visual Coach Congratulations

Aaron Johannes Certified Visual Coach®

It’s my pleasure to welcome Aaron Johannes from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada to the ranks of Certified Visual Coach®. Aaron is a lifelong learner and teacher, specializing in curriculum development for adults — specifically for people with disabilities and those who support and care for people with intellectual disabilities as family members or staff. He… Read more »