Psychospiritual Coaching The Synthesis Center

Psychospiritual Coaching is committed to:

  • Inspiring and supporting others in understanding psychospiritual wholeness and cultivating a deeper connection to Self through individual and group coaching, workshops, events and certified coaching programs

  • Training and nurturing the next generation of Psychosynthesis Coaches and contributing to the continued development of this transpersonal and holistic framework

  • Building a nourishing community to support one another in the personal work of psychosynthesis and in developing thriving coaching practices in south Florida, nationally and globally

Psychospiritual Coaching is honored to collaborate with The Synthesis Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. We are excited to work together with their board certified staff to bring you:

Psychosynthesis Coach Training: The Will to Grow: Transformational Life Coaching

A Nationally Certified Psychosynthesis Coach Training Program

Training leads to Certification as a Psychosynthesis Life Coach (PLC)

For those qualified, this leads to training requirements for Board Certified Coach (BCC)Accreditation BCC

The Synthesis Center

Based in Amherst, Massachusetts The Synthesis Center is:a nonprofit educational institution, founded in 1976, as an organization of people committed to supporting the conscious evolution of individuals and society as a whole, through our teaching and practice of psychosynthesis.

Endeavoring to provide services of the highest quality in an atmosphere that is intellectually exciting, supportive of personal needs, and spiritually inspiring, services of the Center include professional training programs in psychosynthesis, coaching services, educational and support groups, workshops and business consulting. 

The Center is located in Amherst, Massachusetts, a small and culturally diverse college town nestled in the scenic Connecticut River Valley. 

Psychosynthesis Coach Trainers

Didi Firman
Didi Firman, Ed.D, LMHC, BCC

Didi Firman is the founder of the Synthesis Center and the director of its training programs, which offers an internationally accredited Transformational Life Coach certification (BCC) program, in person, at various locations soon in FLORIDA, and via teleconference. The program is designed to train life coaches in the practice of the holistic, spiritually oriented psychology of psychosynthesis.

Alyssa Whitehouse
Alyssa Whitehouse, MA, CC

Alyssa Whitehouse is a Psychosynthesis Certified Coach and the co-founder of Psychospiritual Coaching.  As a coach and educator, she supports adults and children on their soul-growth, transformational journey.  Through her signature emotional intelligence and resilience program for ages preschool - 5th grade children, Alyssa guides children to think more deeply, be more resilient, and to stand strong within their true authentic self.  Alyssa is also a Certified HeartMath Coach, Mindful Educator (MEE), Certified Kids Yoga instructor, Holistic Nutrition Coach and Artist.

Jon Schottland
Jon Schottland, MA, BCC

Jon Schottland is part of the Senior Faculty and the Director of The Synthesis Center.  Additionally, Jon is an Adjunct Professor at Sofia University teaching transpersonal psychology for the graduate program. Jon is also a Psychotherapist, a Board Certified Coach and trains life coaches in the practice of the holistic, spiritually oriented psychology of psychosynthesis.


val Silidker
Val Silidker, MS, BCC

Val Silidker is co-founder of Psychospiritual Coaching and founder of Inspired Life Workshops. As an evolutionary activist, board certified Psychosynthesis Coach and Deep Ecologist with a passion for consciousness and cosmology, Val inspires others to fall in love with themselves and our world while courageously living an authentic life. Through production and facilitation of transformational festivals, retreats and workshops, along with individual and group guiding, Val works with change-makers, who are ready to dive in to the deepest work of rewilding, embracing psycho-spiritual wholeness and creating a positive impact on our world.