AC Australia Webinar Series: Balancing Challenge & Support in Coaching
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When: Thursday 2 April 2020
4.30pm - 5.30pm AEDT
Where: Online Webinar
United Kingdom
Contact: Marcella Lazarus

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Professor Jonathan Passmore


One x 60-minute interactive online seminars

Date & time Thursday 2 April @ 4.30pm - 5.30pm (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)

Webinar Rate

Members AU$25* (£15) Non-Members AU$45 (£27)

*approximate currency conversion based on rates at the time of publishing

**VAT is applicable for any participants based in Europe (including UK) who book onto this webinar


Balancing Challenges & Support in Coaching Conversations

You may have heard Professor Jonathan Passmore’s Keynote Address at the recent Sydney University Coaching Conference, or maybe you missed it.

Either way, you will want to join us for this one-hour interactive online discussion with Prof Passmore to explore just how you can balance challenging and supporting clients or colleagues in coaching conversations – as he says, ‘Sometimes you have to hold their feet to the fire!’.

Professor Passmore will give an overview of his 4 box matrix and then will open up the discussion with participants to talk about some case studies and how to be more challenging, when .

This webinar will cover:

  • The 4 Box matrix for challenging and supporting coachees
  • How to introduce more challenge in the coaching relationship and not always be their Teddy Bea
  • Real case studies – yours and Jonathan’s. 

Speaker Bio:

Jonathan Passmore is Professor Catedrático for Leadership and Coaching at the University of Evora, Portugal and Director of the Henley Centre for Coaching. Prior to this, he founded the UK’s first Coaching Psychology post-graduate master’s degree programme in 2008 at the University of East London where he was programme director for five years.





Participants will gain access to the webinar recording and a copy of the slides.

Price and special offers:

As with all AC continuous professional development events, the fees are offered at a very good value, with an extra special price for AC members. This series has been designed with Australian and Asia-Pacific coaches and professionals in mind, at an Australian /Asia-Pacific friendly time.


MemberYour investment for this webinar is only AU$25* (£15) Non-Members: AU$45* (£27) (*approximate currency conversion based on rates at time of publishing)

For this price, you get:

  • One x 60-minute interactive virtual seminars with Prof Jonathan Passmore at an eastern Australian friendly time
  • Post resources, including the webinar recording to explore the concepts and apply your learning
  • A Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Certificate at the end of the series.

For any questions, please contact Regional Contact: Marcella Lazarus, Webinar Coordinator at

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