Frequently Asked Questions

Four teensWho is eligible for coaching?

Coaching is available for high school students, age 13-19, anywhere in the United States. If you’re 15 or younger, you’ll need to get your parents’ permission to participate; contact us for a parental permission form, and we’ll email it to you.

If you’re located in Davidson County, Tennessee, you may be able to set up coaching sessions at your school. If you’re not in Davidson County, don’t worry! You can still participate in coaching by phone or email.

How do I meet with my coach?

In most cases, you will meet with your coach at your school during school hours. In cases where this is not possible, you may arrange to have your coaching sessions by phone or even by email.

How much does coaching cost?

Your first session with a coach is free. This session will help you figure out if coaching is right for you. You can also take coaching with others. Prices for coaching sessions are below

Individual Sessions: $125
Group Session: $150 ($50/teen)
(for up to 3 teens)

What are others saying about Coaching4Teens?

It’s natural to wonder what others might think of coaching. Here are some opinions from school administrators.

Bradford Gioia
Headmaster
Montgomery Bell Academy
Douglas Christiansen
Vice Provost for Enrollment and Dean of Admissions; Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University

Is my coach a therapist?

C4T Coaches are licensed counselors who have additional training in coaching.

Where are services available?

Currently, face-to-face coaching sessions are offered in Davidson County, Tennessee. However, distance coaching is available nationwide.

I’m interested in coaching. What next?

Getting Started is easy. Just click here for more information, or call us at 615.279.6790 or email us at Coaching4Teens@centerstone.org.

I’m a fan of the coaching program; how can I show my support?

You can become a fan of coaching by connecting with us on Facebook: Coaching4Teens. In real life, you can talk to your friends about how coaching has made your life better.

If you’d like to donate to Centerstone or the Coaching4Teens program, simply click here. For donations specifically for Coaching4Teens, mention that you would like the donation to go toward funding Coaching4Teens in the Special Instructions/Comments section of the donation form.

If you’re a writer and you or your child have completed a coaching contract with C4T, talk to Kerry about the potential for doing a guest post on our blog!