ABOUT THE PEOPLE

 





NOCNA's multi-national, multi-professional team is highly qualified. The team is dedicated, passionate and committed to delivering quality trainings to bring forth the best in each student. Our NLP trainers are accredited by The Norwegian Association of Coaching & NLP (NFCN), CPD Standards and The Association of Neuro Linguistic Programming International (ANLP). Our team members are all accomplished within other fields also in addition to NLP, Coaching, Hypnotherapy, Mindfulness and Mental Training.

NOCNA’s reputation for delivering high quality trainings for more than 20 years is grounded in their supportive, ethical approach and professional “track record”. Our NLP Certified Trainers hold 13 university degrees from BSc to PhDs in Education, Law, Medicine, Physiotherapy, Coaching, Public Health, Sociology, Psychology & Metaphysics. This is a highly functioning NLP team of supportive, ethical, congruent and compassionate individuals. All are interprofessional models of excellence with decades of experience in their respective fields of law, medicine, aviation, teaching, physiotherapy, metaphysics, psychology, public health & sociology - and they are committed to teaching you NLP to bring forth the very best in you!



GILLIAN GODTFREDSEN (English)

 

Gillian's qualifications:

Doctor of Metaphysics (USA)
PhD. Holistic Life Coaching (USA)
MSc Metaphysical Sciences (USA)
BSc Metaphysical Sciences (USA)
Certified NLP Master Trainer (Norway)
Certified NLP Practitioner (Denmark)
Certified NLP Master Practitioner (USA)
Certified NLP Trainer (USA)
Certified Humanistic NLP Trainer (USA)
Certified Coach (USA)
Certified Coach (UK)
Certified New Code Practitioner (UK)
Certified Time Line Therapy Practitioner (USA)
Registered Health Coach (Norway)
Certified NLP Professional Coach (Norway)
ANLP Trainer member (UK)

Founding member and Board Member of The Norwegian Association of Coaching & NLP
Founding

member and Board Member of The Norwegian Healing Association
Founder of Nordic Coach & NLP Academy
Founder of The Paradigm Academy
Founder of Bygdøy Klinikken
Other work experience:
PA to Chargé d'Affaires, British Embassy, Oslo
Interpreter County Court and Police Department , Oslo
Office of Sir Charles Villiers, British Steel Corporation, London

MELINDA MERUNADA (Finnish)

 

Melinda's qualifications:)
PhD in Metaphysical Sciences (USA)
Masters Degree in Psychology (Sweden)
Masters Degree in Medical Sciences (Sweden)- Qualified to design, review and supervise university level medical programmes
Masters Degree in Public Health (Sweden)
Masters Degree in Adult Education (Finland)
Authorized Physiotherapist (Finland)
Certified Advanced Yoga Teacher (USA & Australia)
Certified Health Coach (UK & Norway)
Certified Mindfulness Meditation Teacher (Norway)
Advanced Pilates Instructor (Finland)
Certified NLP Master Trainer (Norwegian Association of Coaching & NLP)
Certified Professional Coach
Registered Health Coach


20 years working experience in physiotherapy, teaching, dance, adult education, yoga & stretching
Founding member of The Norwegian Association of Coaching & NLP
Founding member and Chairman of The Norwegian Healing Association

Previous work experience:
Helsinki Symphony Orchestra, Finlandia House, Helsinki
Finnish National Ballet
Physiotherapy Consultants, Helsinki



INGER LISE SAETREN (Norwegian)

 

Inger Lise's qualifications:

Lawyer - Member of Norwegian Lawyer Association (Norway)
Certified NLP Practitioner (Norway)
Certified NLP Master Practitioner (Norway)
Registered Health Coach (Norway)
Certified NLP Professional Coach (Norway)
Certified NLP Trainer (Norway)
Norwegian Civic & Social College – Sociology
Norwegian Business School – Personnel Administration
ANLP Trainer member (UK)
Board member Norwegian Association of Coaching & NLP (NFCN)
Chairman of the Complaints & Appeal Committee NFCN
Member The Norwegian Bar Association
Chairman of the Complaints & Appeal Committee Nordic Healing Association


Previous work experience:
Head of Social Services, Northern Norway
Judge, County Court Oslo
Lawyer, Police Department, Oslo
Lawyer, County Court, Norway

ELISABETH TANUM (Norwegian)

 

Elisabeth's qualifications:

Certified NLP Practitioner (Norway)
Certified NLP Master Practitioner (Norway)
Registered Health Coach (Norway)
Certified NLP Professional Coach (Norway)
Certified NLP Trainer (Norway)
Commercial Airline Captain ATPL-A,
ANLP Trainer member (UK)
ATPL-A,
Trainer, The Norwegian Confederation of Sports
Member Norwegian Association of Coaching & NLP
Member Nordic Healing Association
Commercial Airline Pilot for 13 years, Airline Captain from 2010
Previous work experience:
Corporate communication, Leadership, Management, Continued Professional Development



CORNELIA GAASKJENN (Austrian/Norwegian)

 

Cornelia's qualifications:

Medical Doctor (University of Leipzig)
Specialist in General Practice (Norway)
Currently under final phase as Specialist in Neurology (Norway)
Certified NLP Practitioner (Norway)
Certified NLP Master Practitioner (Norway)
Registered Health Coach (Norway)
Certified NLP Professional Coach (Norway)
Certified NLP Trainer (Norway)
ANLP Trainer member (UK)
Norwegian Register of Practising Medical Doctors
Member Norwegian Association of Coaching & NLP (NFCN)
Work experience:
Medical Doctor
Teacher
Consultant General Practitioner
Specialist studies in Neurology
NLP Trainer



TOBY MBAMALU (Nigerian)

 

Toby's qualifications:

Clinical Psychologist
Cand.Psychol (Psy.D.) (Norway)
M.Sc. Energy economy, leadership and HR
B.Sc.
Clinical Consultant
NLP Practitioner (Norway)

Work experience:
Consultant Psychologist, University Hospital of Akershus, Norway

DIMITRI JULOVSKI (Macedonian)

 

Dimitri's qualifications:


M.Sc. Computer Science (Macedonia)
Cisco Certification
Programming & web development
Objective C-Developer
HTML expert
Work experience:
Extensive Experience from app development, programming, web design, e-learning systems and IT development.



RITVA ENÄKOSKI (Finnish)

 

Ritva's qualifications:

M.Sc. (Finland) with specialization in communication, adult education and social politics MBA Executive (Helsinki Business School)
Lecturer & communication expert
Consultant
CEO at Enakoski LTD Finland
Professional Trainer
Certified Mindfulness Instructor (Norway)
Diploma in Positive Psychology (Norway)



PATRICIA RIDDELL (Scottish)

 

Patricia's qualifications:

DPhil (PhD) Oxford University
Professor of Applied Neuroscience
Lecturer in Neuroscience
Researcher in Neuroscience
MSc Quantitative Methods in Psychology (UK)
Psychology (UK)
NLP Practitioner (UK)
Working experience:
30 years of extensive global experience as Researcher and Lecturer in Psychology and Neuroscience
Head of Psychology Department, Reading University