Caryn is an International Coach Federation, Professional Certified Coach, a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner™ and a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with more than seventeen years of coaching experience. Caryn works with executives, emerging leaders and curious individuals by providing coaching and learning. Caryn partners with her clients so that they live into their potential while owning their sense of agency, mastery, vulnerability and uniqueness. Caryn’s strengths lie in inspiring positive attitudes, and assisting clients to discover their core values and connect with a deeper sense of themselves. Clients work on improving their decision making, emotional intelligence, and collaboration skills. Clients find themselves taking action steps that they have longed to take and making the changes that they have longed to make. Caryn loves working with diverse and motivated people who are interested in cultivating their embodied self-awareness, discovering their passions and contributing their unique gifts to the world. Caryn seeks to facilitate change by assisting people to get out of their own way and breakthrough change resistant habits.
Caryn is a lifelong learner. In 2004, Caryn embarked on training in Pesso Boyden System Psychomotor and continues learning in that attachment-based, emotion focused and neuroscience informed healing modality today. Caryn received her Post Graduate Certificate in the Neuroscience of Leadership from Middlesex University and the NeuroLeadership Institute. In 2013 Caryn became the first Somatic Experiencing Practitioner™ in Alabama. She has been assisting for the last five years at all levels of Somatic Experiencing trainings. Caryn conducts workshops on the Neuroscience of Leadership and Somatic Leadership, and Nervous System regulation.
Formerly, Caryn worked as an attorney specializing in retirement planning, as an Executive Director of a nonprofit organization specializing in creating cultures of inclusion, conflict resolution, and leadership development. Subsequently, Caryn worked as an inpatient and outpatient social worker/therapist.
Caryn received a Suma Cum Laude Bachelors in Business Administration from Emory University’s Goizueta School of Business, a law degree from New England Law and a Master in Social Work from the University of Alabama Caryn is married and has three adult sons.
Twenty-nine years ago, my husband and I found ourselves faced with an infertility problem and IVF provided us with the opportunity we needed and wanted. It was a "game-changer" and we feel so fortunate and blessed that I wanted to give back.