Dr Adrian Myers


Senior Lecturer

Oxford Brookes Business School


I am the Subject Coordinator for the MA in Coaching and Mentoring Practice

Teaching and supervision


Modules taught

  • Psychotherapeutic Dimensions of Coaching & Mentoring
  • Advanced Practice
  • Psychology of Coaching and Mentoring
  • Leading and Managing Change

Coaching and Mentoring, and Change Management.


Supervision of PhD students and Candidates completing the Doctorate in Coaching and Mentoring.

Research Students

Name Thesis title Completed
Mike Livingstone How meaningful and useful is the concept of the Life Space in Executive Coaching Active
Karine Mangion How is coaching perceived by leaders engaged in global talent management and leadership development programme? Active


I am interested in the psychology of coaching and in particular the relevance of psychotherapy and counselling in coaching.  I am interested in mental health.  I have a particular interest in Q methodology and in the interactive process between coach and client.  I am interested in discursive, social constructionist and critical perspectives in coaching.

Research impact

My research contributes to the professional practice of coaching and mentoring in a wide range of contexts.

Centres and institutes


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Professional information

Memberships of professional bodies

  • Practitioner Psychologist (Health and Care Professions Council)
  • Occupational Psychologist (British Psychological Society)
  • Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society


  • Coaching and Mentoring International Research Conference
  • International Conference on Coaching Supervision


I am Programme Lead for the Level 7 Postgraduate Certificate for Senior Coaches and Mentors (ILM) on behalf of Commercial Services