At Melbourne Coach we believe in a ‘whole person’ approach. We empower this through mindfulness based personal and professional coaching.
Our services focus on developing personal life, career, relationships, wellbeing, workplace culture and leadership.
Our workplace programs positively develop employees at different levels within and across the organisation. Our personal coaching helps individuals thrive in life. We also give insightful keynotes on Mindfulness Based Coaching to audiences across Australia.
Our mission is to help change lives, grow stronger communities and a better world.
Marion Miller is an expert on mindfulness-based coaching; as one of Australia’s first coaches to blend coaching and mindfulness she’s lead the way in the whole-person approach. Marion walks the talk curiously investigating the connection of the mind/body/emotions. She coaches some of Australia’s top professionals on how to lead and live more mindfully. Marion has personally shifted from limiting conditions to a more adaptive growth mindset, overcoming some of life’s ‘curveballs’ – and she’s passionate about sharing these skills with others.
Marion’s has a background in business including working in beauty, fashion, creative production and digital marketing before establishing Melbourne Coach. Having practiced meditation since 1996, Marion is an original on the meditation scene in Melbourne and now works with corporations, innovative tech startups, business owners and universities. She’s on several organisations coaching panel’s and facilitates coaching in workplaces, with professionals and students.
Marion published her first book ‘Mindfulness Workbook’ on Amazon in 2016, she founded a Face Book group for mindfulness teachers called International Mindfulness Collective and is a member of the Mindful Schools Melbourne network. She is also a creative, passionate about making art.
Having trained in MBSR (the gold standard of mindfulness programs internationally) and with a life long practice in meditation, Marion has genuine insight into mindfulness, a comprehensive theoretical framework and coaches clients toward the power of presence.
Marion was awarded a Diploma certification in Life Coaching from The Life Coaching Institute of Australia with a speciality in Health/Wellness and Business. She trained to teach meditation with Melbourne Meditation Centre in 2009 and did Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction/Cognitive Therapy teacher training with MTIA in 2016-17. Marion is currently enrolled in a Bachelor of Counselling (Coaching) at ACAP.
Marion has attended Insight and Zen Buddhist retreats with experienced Dharma teachers Bob Stahl, Carol Perry and Subhana Barzaghi. She did Mindful Self Compassion (MSC) core skills training with Christopher Germer and Kathleen Cator in 2017. Informal mentorship with Arian Young and Psychologist friend Simonne Jameson PhD have influenced her life and work.
Marion lives with her partner and four daughters in Camberwell and practices in Hawthorn and the CBD.