East and West reunited.
Evidence-based enhanced by esoteric.
Tijen Genco seamlessly blends a multitude of techniques to create a unique and transformational experience for not only individual clients, but groups and global companies.
Her broad base of experiences enables her to successfully help you navigate and resolve your most vexing problems. Whether it is understanding and appreciating the complexities of your emotions, or the intricate challenges of a multinational corporation, her unique talents will guide you to successful conclusions where other methods might fail.
Tijen has expertise in every aspect of coaching as a practitioner, mentor, and educator. She is an Executive, Life and Well-being Coach, specializing in Cultural Transformation through mindful awakening of individuals and companies by combining neuroscience and transcendental approaches to behavioral change.
Tijen has a Master of Science degree in Organizational Behavior and Coaching, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Engineering. Her traditional training comes through Solution Focused Coaching and Lean Six Sigma (Master Black Belt). She holds the highest coaching credential of Master Certified Coach (MCC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and board certification for Health and Wellness Coaching through the National Board of Health and Wellness Coaches (NBHWC). Her coaching work spans over two decades of success with both individuals and corporations.
Tijen’s training in esoteric and wellness methods includes yoga, meditation, and Pilates. After being a longtime passionate yoga student, she completed her certification as yoga instructor in 2006. Tijen continued her wellness education with 500 Hours of Comprehensive Pilates Instructor training in 2007. She further supplemented her training and education as a well-being coach with 200 Hours Yoga Teacher Training, Iyengar Advanced Yoga Teacher Training for Ailments, and Intensive Meditation Training Programs. She has studied Anatomy Trains and Anatomy Trains Myofascial Meridians with Tom Myers, Amy Matthews, and Leslie Kaminof; Medical Intuition with Caroline Myss and Norm Shealy, Tibetan Buddhist Practices with Tsultrim Allione, Dreaming with Robert Moss, Body’s Electric Health with Eileen McKusick, Energy Medicine with Donna Eden, and sound healing in Turkey. She is also an experienced Reiki practitioner of the Usui lineage.
A gifted musician, Tijen’s skills in the music arts brings a new level of experience to her offerings. As a youth, Tijen’s musical roots began with mandolin, flute, and violin, as well as soprano singing and folk dancing. Upon arriving in the United States, she began training in the harp with accomplished harpist Gloria Galante. This has extended to combining the harp with singing bowls, vocals, chanting, and other instruments to further enhance her meditative and healing sessions.
Drawing from this vast pool of Eastern and Western methods, Tijen skillfully and intuitively creates the most ideal experience that is required for the audience at hand, seamlessly integrating every tool at her disposal.
A passionate student, Tijen is also an experienced teacher, participating in the faculty at University of Texas at Dallas, an instructor in Marion Franklin’s Laser Focused Coaching course, and a frequent lecturer and presenter at various other organizations, such as ICF and the Association of Coach Training Organizations (ACTO). She teaches a wide variety of trainings in her own Genco Method©, which are unique and more effective interpretations of common coaching and restorative methods. Monthly, she holds mentor coaching sessions where she leads a group of coaching students in discussion, learning, and practice on coaching techniques that not found anywhere else. Her students and mentees express significant development from her direct, caring, and informative developmental feedback.
Tijen served on the board of International Coaching Federation (ICF), Philadelphia Chapter, as the VP of Education and Professional Development, an approved continuing education provider for ICF, and an approved ICF mentor coach and portfolio assessor.
Tijen also participates in Corporate Social Responsibility efforts. In 2013, Tijen served three months in India towards improving the quality of Maternal Health services in rural areas, coaching across complex sponsoring organizations and social workers. Tijen extends her well-being services, incorporating mindfulness and neuroscience into behavioral change, to organizations such as Unite for Her in the form of Reiki and Mind-Body sessions.
Tijen Genco and Your Personal Transformation
Tijen’s offerings are broad and varied, enabling the individual to select the method which best resonates with them. From a standard individual coaching session to diving deep into your dreams for insight and beyond, explore her services, upcoming events, and past events for more information.
Tijen Genco in Executive Coaching and Business Excellence
Tijen Genco specializes in executive coaching, cultural and behavioral transformation along with service excellence. Her engagements as a management consultant over the years resulted in multi-million dollar benefits of increase in productivity for Fortune 100 companies. Tijen draws strength from her skill sets to coach leaders toward excellence in strategic and inclusive global leadership across geographical and organizational cultures. Her coaching inspires clients to elevate their consciousness, potentialize their strengths, develop impactful, harmonious, sustainable, and inclusive strategies globally.
Numerous organizations have benefitted from her work:
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Education & Accreditations
- MS, Organizational Behavior and Coaching, University of Texas at Dallas
- BS, Electronics Engineering Black Sea Technical University
- International Coach Federation MCC
- National Board-Certified Health and Wellness Coach
- Laser Coaching
- Lean/Six Sigma, MBB
- Solution Focused Coach
- Meditation and Yoga Teacher, Yoga Alliance RYT E-200
- Body Arts and Science, 500 Hrs. Pilates Teacher
Evidence-based Methodologies used in Coaching
- Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
- Cognitive Processing Therapy for Trauma / Grief
- Culturally Sensitive
- Emotionally Focused
- Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
- Motivational Inquiry
- Positive Psychology
- Solution Focused Coaching
- Stress/Anxiety resolution
- Worked and lived in: Turkey, UK, Spain, USA, and India
- Provided Leadership Coaching, Cultural Transformation, Diversity and Inclusion practices for executives and teams in USA, Caribbean, Italy, UK, Spain, Hungary, Ukraine, Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Lebanon, India, Japan, Mongolia, and Malaysia.
- Areas of Expertise
- Change Management
- Cross-Cultural Communication
- Culture Change and Assessment
- Diversity and Inclusion
- Executive Coaching
- Executive Wellness Coaching
- Functional Experience
- Accounting and Finance
- Engineering and Research
- Human Resources
- Information Technology
- Operations and Management
- Sales and Marketing
- Industry & Sector Experience
- Aerospace and Defense, Arts and Culture, Civic, Non-Profit and Membership Groups, Consumer Product Manufacturing, Corporate Services, Energy and Environmental, Financial Services, Government, Law, Leisure, Sports, and Recreation, Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology, Retail.