I help professionals and firms spot the warning signs of toxic stress and dysfunctional behavior and arm them with skills and tools to build profitable, sustainable and fulfilling careers. I am a Professional Coach, Accredited Mediator and have a Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology. As a former partner, practicing attorney and Director of Professional Development, I bring over 25 years of experience to the table.

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  • Stress Resilience Toolkit
  • Change your Mindset – Increase your Engagement & Productivity
  • Working with Difficult People – Including Yourself
  • How to Thrive, Even When Life Sucks
  • What to Do When your Best Stress Management Strategies aren’t Working
  • Leader, Mentor & Management Training
  • Mental Health Toolkit
  • Coaching Millennials
  • Personality & Communication Styles
  • Stress Resilience Boosters (“on the spot” stress busters)
  • Spotting Toxic Stress & Avoiding Burnout



  • Finding & Using Personal Strengths and Character Traits
  • Finding Meaning at Work
  • Setting Goals and Building Core Competencies
  • Managing Stress
  • Spotting Burnout & Dysfunctional Behaviour
  • Transitions
  • Loving your Job
  • Managing Uncertainty
  • Career Planning
  • Job Search
  • Networking & Business Development



Having reviewed countless applications and conducted thousands of interviews, Joanne helps clients draft excellent application packages and master interview skills. More details under Student Tab. Students