Meet the JST Coaching Training Team

Russell Colver CPCC, SCAC, BCC

Russell Colver CPCC, SCAC, BCC

Russell Colver is a certified life coach who has been coaching since 1996, and who specializes in working with clients with ADHD, particularly adolescents and young adults. She brings to her coaching nearly 30 years of experience with both high school and college students, both as a classroom teacher and as a learning skills instructor in the Duke University Academic Resource Center.While at Duke, she wrote a guide for students with ADHD in highly competitive academic settings entitled You Are Here: What Now? Russell served on the inaugural Coach Advisory Board for the Edge Foundation. Her coach training includes The Coaches Training Institute and JST Coaching. She has her own coaching business in Durham, NC. www.russellcolver.com

Christina Fabrey, BCC, ACAC

Christina Fabrey

Christina Fabrey, BCC, ACAC is the Director of Academic Support Services at Green Mountain College (GMC), an environmental liberal arts college in western Vermont , where she previously served as the school’s disability support provider. She is a certified life and AD/HD coach and an Edge Foundation Coach, having received training through Fast Track Coaching, JST Coaching, the Edge Foundation, and MentorCoach. Christina is on the board of the Institute for AD/HD Coaching (IAAC) and currently incorporates coaching into her work with students with disabilities at Green Mountain College, as well as with students who are on academic probation or conditionally admitted to GMC. Christina holds a Masters of Education and licensure in 7-12 Science, K-12 Special Needs. www.vtcoaching.com

Elgiz Henden, CLC, PCC

Elgiz Henden
Elgiz Henden has been coaching teens and college students since 2006. Prior to becoming a coach, Elgiz spent 7 years as a member of the educational staff in the Department of Geography of the University of Istanbul, where she earned her degree in 1989. She left the educational practice in 1998 to follow her heart and passion: working with young people. Having completed her coach training at The Coaching Institute and The Institute for Life Coach Training, Elgiz founded her own practice, İz Koçluk, in Istanbul. Elgİz Koçluk specializes in student coaching, educational coaching, coaching for teens and college students with ADHD and parent coaching.Elgiz Henden is the author of a book “I can Success, because…” (ISBN- 978-605893620) intended for children of 13-21 years of age. She is a member of International Coach Federation and ICF Turkey. She is on the ICF Turkey Project Committee. Since August 2010, she has been a trainer for JST Coaching and provides training of JST Coaching LLC “Coaching Teens & College Students With ADHD” in Turkish. www.izkocluk.com

Kimber Nelson, CPC

Kimber Nelson ADHD Coach

Kimber Nelson is Certified Professional Coach with advanced certification as an ADHD Coach. She is the owner of Soul Spark Coaching, specializing in working with College Students and Adults with ADHD. Kimber trained with the Institute for Professional Coach Training (iPEC) and JST Coaching. Kimber is also the creator of the prioritization and time management mobile App, Actions Hero. The app is designed specifically for those impacted with ADHD to be used alone or as part of a coaching relationship. Actions Hero is highly visual, prevents calendar drop-off and improves overall life balance. Daily reviews are downloaded into a personal account and graphed to show trends. Graphs are easily shared with a coach or other professionals.  www.ActionsHero.com

Jo Ann Skinner, ACAC, ACC, BCC

Jo Ann Skinner

As a parent and a coach in Northern Virginia, Jo Ann Skinner is owner of ATMG Coaching. She has achieved the Associates Certified Coach Credential (ACC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF), the designation of Certified ADHD Coach (ACAC) and is a Board Certified Coach (BCC). Her clients include high school students, college students, adults, professionals, parents and spouses. Jo Ann has extensive experience coaching clients with and without Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Learning Disabilities. Her professional experience includes working in large international corporations, starting her own successful business, and working as an educational advocate in Northern Virginia. Jo Ann is a past member of the Fairfax County Public Schools Advisory Committee for Students with Disabilities. Jo Ann is dedicated to growing the coaching profession. Her training includes: Fast Track Coach Training Academy, JST Coaching, VIA Institute on Character and courses in Positive Psychology. She graduated from Susquehanna University with a BA in both Political Science and German. She is a member of Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (CHADD) and the ADHD Coaches Organization (ACO), Washington Independent Services for Educational Resources (WISER) and the ADHD Resource Group of Northern Virginia. www.joannskinner.com

Loretta Spindel, JD, PCC, BCC

Loretta Spindel, JD, PCC, BCC
Loretta is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) under the International Coach Federation guidelines. She is a certified Life Coach and specially trained to coach children, teens, college students and adults with ADHD. Loretta also works as a Coach Trainer and Mentor. She is a member of the International Coach Federation (ICF), ADHD Coaches Organization (ACO), Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), Success Unlimited Network®, American Counseling Association (ACA) and the Georgia State Bar Association.Prior to becoming a coach, Loretta spent 18 years in the practice of law. She spent the first 5 years as an attorney in private practice and the final 13 years as corporate in-house counsel. Loretta left the practice of law to follow her heart and passion and now does work that she loves as a Life and ADHD Coach. www.coachtime.net

Harriet Steinberg, RN, MN, PCC, SCAC, BCC

Harriet Steinberg, RN, MN, PCC, SCAC, BCC
Harriet Steinberg is an ADHD and Life Coach in Portland, Oregon where she has been coaching adults for 10 years. She received ADHD coach training at the Optimal Functioning Institute, life coaching training from The Coaches Training Institute, and coaching teens and college students from JST Coaching.She has been a presenter for CHADD, the Oregon Nurse Practitioner Conference, the National Association of Professional Organizers, the Oregon Attorney Assistance Program, ADD Resources, and the Portland State University meeting on invisible disabilities.Harriet is also a Senior Certified ADHD Coach from IAAC and a Professional Certified Coach from the International Coach Federation. She holds bachelor degrees from Boston University and University of Massachusetts and a Masters Degree in Nursing from Oregon Health Sciences University. She is a member of ICF, CHADD, NAPO, ACO, ADDA, and IAAC. www.overallorganizer.com

Dulce Torres, LPC-S, BCC

Dulce Torres

Dulce Torres is a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor and an ADHD Coach. She is the founder of DST Counseling & Coaching Services, specializing with ADHD. After 20+ years of experience in the mental health field working with children, adolescents and families, in the last five years Dulce expanded her practice to work with teenagers, college students and adults as an ADHD Coach.Dulce’s passion is to tap into each person’s strengths and gifts for them to achieve their personal goals. Dulce is the coordinator and member of North Texas Chapter of CHADD, she is a member of ACO, Texas Counseling Association, and Texas Association of School Based Health Centers.Dulce is fluent in Spanish, is a columnist for El Panorama newspaper. Dulce completed two specialized ADHD trainings with JST Coaching. www.dstcoaching.com

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