SECTION 1: DESCRIPTION OF RELATIONSHIP
Coaching is partnership (defined as an alliance, not a legal business partnership) between the Coach and the Client in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires the client to maximize personal and professional potential.
SECTION 2: AVAILABLE FEE PLANS
□ $100 Hourly
□ $350 Four Hour Rate
□ $800 Twelve Hour Rate
SECTION 3: PAYMENT PROCEDURE
Payment can be made via PayPal at firstname.lastname@example.org. Regardless of the Coaching plan selected, the coaching will not begin until full payment is processed for each session.
SECTION 4: COACHING SESSION
Duration of sessions: 60 minutes per session
SECTION 5: COACHING PROCEDURE
You, the Client, will call me, the Coach, at a prearranged time for our scheduled sessions at (212) 203-6346. Coaching services are also available via Skype if the Client is unavailable via telephone. If Skype will be utilized advance notice will need to be provided.
SECTION 6: COACHING GROUND RULES
6.1 CLIENT CALLS THE COACH AT THE SCHEDULED TIME AT (212) 203-6346.
6.2 CLIENT PAYS COACHING FEE BY THE 1ST OF THE MONTH.
6.3 CLIENT PAYS FOR LONG-DISTANCE CHARGES, IF ANY.
6.4 TO RESCHEDULE A SESSION YOU MUST PROVIDE A MINUMUM OF 24 HOUR NOTICE
VIA EMAIL TO NATAHSA@DRESSINGROOM8.COM.
6.5 RESCHEDULING MUST BE WITHIN THE SAME PAID MONTH IF A SLOT IS AVAILABLE. IF NO SLOTS ARE AVAILABLE THE SESSION MUST BE FORFEITED
6.6 ANY NOTICE OR OTHER COMMUNICATION REQUIRED OR PERMITTED TO BE GIVEN UNDER THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE IN WRITING VIA EMAIL.
SECTION 7: CONFIDENTIALITY
The conversations that we have within our coaching sessions are confidential and will be protected as such. By signing this agreement, I, the Client, consent to having my coaching session(s) recorded. Information from coaching sessions may be shared among the owners of Dressing Room 8 for the benefit of the Client only and will not be shared with any outside third party without the client’s written consent.
SECTION 8: LIMITED LIABILITY
Except as expressly provided in this agreement, the Coach makes no guarantees or warranties, express or implied. In no event will the Coach be liable to the Client for consequential or special damages.
SECTION 9: TERMINATION OF SERVICES
Either the client or coach can discontinue coaching at any time Either the Client or the Coach may terminate this agreement at any time with two weeks written notice.
SECTION 10: CLIENT RESPONSIBILITIES
10.1. As a client, I understand and agree that I am fully responsible for my physical, mental and emotional well-being during my coaching calls, including my choices and decisions
10.2. I understand that “coaching” is a Professional-Client relationship I have with my coach that is designed to facilitate the creation/development of personal, professional or business goals and to develop and carry out a strategy/plan for achieving those goals.
10.3. I understand that coaching is a comprehensive process that may involve all areas of my life, including work, finances, health, relationships, education and recreation. I acknowledge that deciding how to handle these issues, incorporate coaching into those areas, and implement my choices is exclusively my responsibility.
10.4. I agree to communicate honestly, be open to feedback and assistance and create the time and energy to participate fully in each session.
10.5. I understand that coaching does not involve the diagnosis or treatment of mental disorders as defined by the American Psychiatric Association. I understand that coaching is not a substitute for counseling, psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, mental health care or substance abuse treatment and I will not use it in place of any form of diagnosis, treatment or therapy.
10.6. I promise that if I am currently in therapy or otherwise under the care of a mental health professional, that I have consulted with the mental health care provider regarding the advisability of working with a coach and that this person is aware of my decision to proceed with the coaching relationship.
10.7. I understand that information will be held as confidential unless I state otherwise, in writing, except as required by law.
10.8. I understand that certain topics may be anonymously and hypothetically shared with other coaching professionals for training OR consultation purposes.
10.9. I understand that coaching is not to be used as a substitute for professional advice by legal, medical, financial, business, spiritual or other qualified professionals. I will seek independent professional guidance for legal, medical, financial, business, spiritual or other matters. I understand that all decisions in these areas are exclusively mine and I acknowledge that my decisions and my actions regarding them are my sole responsibility.
SECTION 11: INDEMNIFICATION
The Client shall indemnify and hold the Coach free and harmless from any and all claims, damages or lawsuits (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of the Coach’s performance of its duties.
SECTION 12: RELEASE
I hereby release, waive, acquit and forever discharge Dressing Room 8 (dba The Virgus Group), their agents, successors, assigns, personal representatives, executors, heirs and employees from every claim, suit action, demand or right to compensation for damages I may claim to have or that I may have arising out of actions, omissions, or commissions taken by myself or by Dressing Room 8 as a result of the advice given by Dressing Room 8 or otherwise resulting from the coaching relationship contemplated hereunder. I further declare and represent that no promise, inducement or agreement not herein expressed has been made to me to enter into this release. The release made pursuant to this paragraph shall bind my heirs, executors, personal representatives, successors, assigns, and agents.
SECTION 13: CHOICE OF LAW
This Agreement shall be governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York. Proper legal venue for all matters related to this Agreement is agreed as the closest to New York, NY.
SECTION 14: ARBITRATION
Any dispute or difference between the Client and the Coach arising out of and during the currency of the Agreement or upon termination or cancellation thereof, shall be referred to arbitration. The arbitrator shall be appointed at the request of either party by the relevant Association having jurisdiction in the area.
SECTION 15: SEVERABILITY
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties pertaining to its subject matter and it supersedes all prior contemporaneous agreements, representations, and understandings of the parties. No supplement, modification or amendment of this Agreement shall be binding unless executed in writing by all parties.