Erik van de Loo
Affiliate Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Adjunct Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Psychodynamic Group Coaching; Executive Coaching; Group Dynamics;
Group coaching is growing as a leadership development intervention for executives, in business schools and organizations.Benefits include economies of scale, diversity of perspectives, and behavioural change.The authors studied the psychodynamic group coaching intervention technique practiced at a global business school. This intervention has been experienced by thousands of senior executives for over a decade with positive results.To contribute to a robust theory of why this intervention is effective and how it works, the authors reviewed the literature of the critical components to analyze their efficacy.