Rebecca Howard FRSA is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur, leadership psychotherapist, psychotherapeutic executive coach and experienced trainer and facilitator with extensive experience working with the NHS - in leadership development, mindset, authenticity, resilience, confidence, performance, self-compassion and organisational culture. Rebecca is also a Master Practitioner and certified trainer in Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP).
Her company ShinyMind creates and delivers bespoke organisational and leadership psychotherapeutic development programmes and executive coaching. Her approaches to changing and eradicating limiting beliefs that hold back progress help both individuals, groups and organisations gain profound insight and awareness as to their own barriers, limitations and responsibility within the system.
Rebecca has also worked with NHS staff to co-design and produce the ShinyMind App – a daily wellbeing and resilience app to help you shine.
Rebecca is an expert identity coach and behavioural strategist who regularly coaches CEOs, board level directors and aspiring talent across the public sector to help them think differently and become more authentic and resilient so they can perform better. She has developed a rapid solution-focused method of psychotherapeutic coaching which involves two 3-hour sessions, and which sees participants record a boost in their performance with results of over 34% after only two sessions.
In recent years her work has seen her become “North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year” ,be invited to speak at the House of Lords on ethical business and her values-based approach and ethos, as seen in her first company Cynergy’s commitment to the field of health, justice and employability. It has also seen Rebecca’s work recognised by her receiving an invitation to become a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) for her contribution to society.