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Coach Training Programs

The Creativity Coaching Association's comprehensive certification program has been developed to answer the needs of a growing cadre of people desiring to learn the skills of creativity coaching.

Detailed Course Descriptions

Completion of a Reading List

Taught by Dr. Dominique T. Chlup




The candidate will select five books from the approved reading list established by CCA of the most important books in creativity. For each book, the candidate will write a brief review and commentary focusing on how the book affects their coaching and thinking about creativity. The purpose of this requirement is to ensure the candidate is familiar with important literature on creativity and to broaden the candidate’s perspectives and knowledge. 



Dr. Dominique T. Chlup

Dr. Dominique T. Chlup is a Creativity Coaching Association (CCA) certified coach, a CCA instructor, and the President and Chief Creative Officer of the coaching company Inspiring the Creative Within®, LLC. She specializes in helping people maximize their creative productivity and realize their creative dreams. She coaches creatives of all kinds, including academics, artists, writers, executives, and creative entrepreneurs. She works with clients to help them create lives that are a “thundering waterfall of creativity.”

Class Fee: $250

The above description of requirements for the Creativity Coaching Certification Program is subject to change as needed to accommodate expanded course offerings and schedule flexibility.

Detailed Reading List
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