Expath Coaching is owned and operated by Marieke Johnson. Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA she has over 18 years of experience in working with children, adolescents and families. Now living in North Brabant and growing up with American and Dutch roots, Marieke created Expath Coaching to support other internationals living abroad. She describes her style as "eclectic", meaning that she uses activities and interventions from a variety of theories and practices to best suit the needs of her client. Marieke earned a Masters of Science in Professional Counseling from Carlow University in 2015 and holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.
The goals of Expath Coaching are to help youth and young adults build resilience, grow positive communication skills and identify strengths in themselves and others. All coaching sessions are via video chat. At Expath Coaching, your coaching will be tailored to fit what works best for you!
Some examples of what can be addressed in sessions with Expath Coaching:
School concerns - time management, stress coping, career or higher education path, study skills, managing ADHD symptoms
Building more positive relationships - with friends, parents or romantic relationships
Adjusting to living abroad or anxiety about moving
Professional development and career path
Loss and grief
Marieke Johnson - Owner/Coach