Best Life Coaches in New York City

Why These Life Coaches?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Life Coaches on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Pro Coach Partner Inc. FEATURED

Pro Coach Partner Inc. provides leadership development and coaching services to executives, high-level professionals, managers, CEOs, and entrepreneurs in New York City. Pro Coach Partner's Mahir Nisar has more than 20 years of experience in the areas of leadership development, providing clients with individual and group video meetings and regular check-ins for accountability. He works closely with clients to create a collaborative plan to influence the direction of their organizations. Nisar is also a strong and professional speaker.

3 School Street, Suite 303
Glen Cove, NY 11542

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AvoCoach provides services to individuals in the New York City metro and the surrounding communities. It conducts one-on-one sessions and discusses various topics related to life transitions, career growth, parenting styles, and relationships. The company also offers coaching services and helps clients with their communication skills, academics, and work-life balance. In addition, it provides programs to help overcome social anxiety and sleep deprivation. Online consultations are available. AvoCoach creates customized lectures suited to clients' specific needs.

New York City, NY 11201

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Eva Centeno

Eva Centeno is a certified positive psychology practitioner and life coach in New York, who works with people seeking a welcome change in their life. Ms. Centeno is a member of the International Positive Psychology Association and the creator of Flourishing Life in Positive Psychology, and she helps clients realize their goals and stay optimistic despite obstacles that come their way. The three-month package costs $1,600, and this includes nine hours of in-office or phone sessions, personalized meditations, and e-mail support. Ms. Centeno gives a free consultation to first-time guests.

New York, NY 10001


Hilary Jacobs Hendel

Hilary Jacobs Hendel is a licensed clinical social worker and psychotherapist in New York, who caters to adults. Ms. Hendel takes an interactive approach in the sessions, and she assists her clients with visualizing and realizing a positive change in their life. Some of the focus areas are low self-confidence, anxiety, trauma, sadness from the loss of a loved one, and feelings of deprivation, neglect, and dissatisfaction. Ms. Hendel's article, “It's Not Always Depression, Sometimes It's Shame,” has appeared in the March 2015 issue of the New York Times.

New York, NY 10023


Mark Strong Coaching and Training

Mark Strong Coaching and Training is a firm in New York that focuses on professional success and team effectiveness. The staff consists of credentialed coaches, facilitators, and trainers, and the services life and executive coaching, strategic facilitation, and employee training. Mark Strong Coaching and Training works with individuals and organizations, and some of its corporate clients are Lord & Taylor, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Getty Images, McCann, Vodafone, and Google. The website contains a questionnaire for new customers.

New York, NY 10011


Nick DiMattina

Nick DiMattina is a life coach based in New York who is also an inspirational speaker as well as the founder of the Vibes Cartel which aims to maximize clients' full potential through mindful practices. From his own personal spiritual journey and corporate experiences working in human resources for the likes of Google and Pandora Music, Nick has the experience to spot and develop the things that make successful careers and teams; on the playing field, in startups, in large corporations, and in life. Nick develops those success habits in each client, focusing on career fulfillment, holistic wellness, and self-discovery using his genuine Australian good vibes style.

New York, NY 10009


The Legacy Of You

The Legacy Of You, led by Michael Ian Cedar, is a life and leadership coaching service based in Midtown, New York City. Michael is a coach to emerging and established leaders who want more fulfillment in their personal and professional lives. He believes clients shouldn’t have to figure out leadership on their own and successfully creating work that is deeply meaningful doesn't require giving up personal freedom. Coaching from The Legacy Of You enables clients to find their purpose and live it fully. Clients can choose between affordable group coaching programs, more personalized one-on-one coaching with Michael himself, or bringing programs into clients' offices for full-team coaching.

501 5th Avenue, #611
New York, NY 10017

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