Kim Olver, M.S., LCPC, NCC, BCC, sums up the goal of her work as helping people get along better with the important people in their lives, including themselves, at home and at work. Kim is a certified coach, trainer, counselor, speaker and author. Her career is an interesting one and has resulted in her bringing her unique skills, attributes and talents to work to help people get along better with the people in their lives. In addition, she serves as the Executive Director of The William Glasser Institute and of William Glasser International.
She is a licensed clinical professional counselor, certified in Choice Theory and Reality Therapy. Kim is the creator of the Choice Coaching program, and the founder and president of Coaching for Excellence. She founded the Academy of Choice in 2010 and developed the process of Choice Coaching, which she employs with her clients and teaches to fellow coaches.
In addition to coaching and counseling, Kim is an award winning, bestselling author of Secrets of Happy Couples: Loving Yourself, Your Partner, and Your Life, and has also contributed to Whole Living, Women’s World, Fitness Magazine, Law of Attraction Magazine and Counseling Today. She co-authored Leveraging Diversity at Work: How to Hire, Retain, and Inspire a Diverse Workforce for Peak Performance and Profit with Sylvester Baugh and co-authored a book with Ken Blanchard, Les Brown, Mark Victor Hansen and Byron Katie, entitled 101 Great Ways to Improve Your Life.
Kim is an international speaker having worked in Canada, Europe, Australia, Asia, Africa, as well as throughout the United States, addressing schools, counselors, therapists, social workers, military veterans, coaches, couples, parents and businesses on her transformational ideas.