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Executive Coaching Dublin, Belfast & London | Patricia Abbott

Patricia Abbott

Executive Coach, Coach Supervisor, Leadership Coach

Belfast, Dublin & London

Specialist areas:
Career Direction, Leadership, Managing Change, Outplacement, Personality Profiling, Promotion, Retirement
5 / 5
20 years of coaching
Face to Face
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Level of Membership/Accreditation

AC - Accredited Master Executive Coach

About me

Executive Coach, Dublin, Belfast & London

Patricia is an experienced Accredited Master Executive Coach and Chartered Psychologist with a strong commercial background, gained through her career in Unilever and various consultancy roles. She has over 20 years’ experience of working with individuals and teams in High growth / Fortune 500 companies on: Executive and Leader Development, Preparing for more Senior and Board level positions, Building confidence and resilience, Communicating with Impact, Strategic planning, Building a personal brand, supporting Culture change through shifts in mindset and behaviour, Career planning, and Building High Performing Teams through Team coaching. Patricia provides Executive coaching (in person or via video call) and team coaching around the globe. She also works with companies to assess key talent for progression and facilitates programmes to support agile, high performing teams and cultures. Her approach draws on Systemic, Gestalt, Somatic, Positive psychology, CBT and Neuroscience models in relation to coaching.

Chartered Psychologist

As a Fellow of the British Psychological Society, Patricia also holds a Masters in Occupational Psychology and is a Chartered Psychologist and member of the Health Professionals Council. She supervises other Psychologists in training. Patricia is committed to continuing professional development and keeps up to date with new research in coaching psychology and leadership development. With a keen interest in recent advances in Neuropsychology and how this knowledge can be applied practically to facilitate shifts in mindset and successful achievement of goals. She also has a passion for embracing diversity and inclusion within organisations.

Psychometric Assessment

Patricia is licensed to use a number of market leading leadership and executive profiling tools such as Hogan, Talent Q Dimensions, EQi, WAVE, DISC, MBTI, LEA, Insights, Lencioni's 5 Dysfunctions and 360 feedback, to create deep insight into individual, team and organisational strengths and areas for development, and tailors development approaches to strengthen growth in these areas. She is passionate about identifying emerging talent and realising the potential of leaders.

Accredited Coach Supervisor

Patricia is an Accredited Coach Supervisor and enjoys creating a safe space within the supervision session to support coaches in exploring their coaching approach, building confidence in their work, supporting further growth and uncovering any systemic factors at play. As one of her coaching supervision clients reports: “Patricia is very good at listening to what’s behind the words and asking probing questions in a supportive way to get to the core of the challenges that I am experiencing in my coaching, or working through areas where I’ve become stuck. She is very experienced as a coach and psychologist and has a warm, empathic approach which has enabled me to develop my coaching practice further. I really enjoy my supervision sessions and always feel more positive about my approach after.”

To explore your coaching or coaching supervision requirements, please contact Patricia.

Professional Body

Association for Coaching
British Psychological Society Special Interest Group in Coaching Psychology


Chartered Psychologist with British Psychological Society
MSc Occupational Psychology
BSc Hons Psychology
Level 7 Diploma in Leadership Coaching
Certificate in Coaching Supervision
BPS Accredited Supervisor Programme
BPS Supervisor accreditation programme
CIPD qualification in Human Resource Management
BPS Level 1 and 2 Certificates in Occupational Testing
Licensed MBTI, Insights, Hogan, Disc, Talent Q, SHL practitioner

Latest reviews

5 / 5 ★

Patricia is an excellent Supervisor. Her calm, intuitive and warm approach always helps make for a highly productive and enjoyable session. She helps raise my awareness by gently challenging, in a supportive way. Her encouragement is a key factor my development as a newly qualified coach. Patricia is very experienced and I recommend her to anyone, newly qualified or with years' of experience. ST, Executive Coach

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