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Using coaching skills in paediatric practice: a summary of use and benefits
  1. Lucine Nahabedian1,
  2. Noushig Nahabedian2
  1. 1 Emergency Medicine, Sheffield Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield, UK
  2. 2 Slam Partners, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Noushig Nahabedian, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK; noushig.nahabedian{at}


This paper sets out the use and benefits of adopting a coaching style of conversation within our everyday practice. Here, we present two case examples within a paediatric setting which applies coaching skills to different contexts to help progress meaningful conversations.

  • paediatrics
  • psychology

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