Kristen Byrne, MS, BCC
Kristen Byrne, MS, BCC is a Board Certified Coach who received her formal coaching education though the Institute For Life Coach Training with a specialization in resilience skills building. Through extended coursework she received her Executive and Business Coaching Certificate as well. She has also completed coursework in The Foundations of Positive Psychology offered through the University of Pennsylvania and is currently enrolled in and working towards her certification in Positive Psychology Coaching through the Wholebeing Institute. As a coach, Kristen is passionate about working with clients to increase their resiliency, mitigate the negative effects of stress and overwhelm and design a life for themselves where they are thriving.
Kristen is also a former elementary school teacher with a background in both education and psychology. She earned her BA in Psychology from Stony Brook University and her MS in Education from Hofstra University, both located in New York. She currently holds her Permanent Teaching Certification for grades PreK-6 and has taught in various public schools both on Long Island and within the New York City Public School System.
On a personal note, Kristen is married to her high school sweetheart of over 32 years and together they have two children, ages 15 and 10. A native New Yorker, she relocated with her family to western New Jersey back in 2019 and is enjoying living a quieter lifestyle closer to nature. In her free time she loves to read, cook, hike and spend quality time with her family and friends.
Kristen’s Website: http://www.SilverBirchLLC.com
Currently teaches in the following courses
Resilience Coaching for Stress and Burnout