Sonja Vlaar


Rentmeester 70
5282GA Boxtel
06 51762344

Professioneel profiel

Sonja is a coach, a supervisor, an online facilitator, and an expert in Learning & Development.
Her coaching - clients are executives, HR / internal and external coaches and technical professionals, in private practice and in organizations.
Her thorough coaching experience is supported by professional certifications for Narrative Coaching®, Organisation & Relationship Systems Coaching®, Focusing®, and Conversational Intelligence®.
Sonja is sensitive to individual needs and organizational culture, supportive and challenging as a coach and will adapt her approach to facilitate client and organization growth.
It was Sonja's first education (graduated nutritionist,1983 Wageningen University) that evoked her passion for brain-body dynamics, emotional intelligence, and neuroscience. Her academic rigor is supported by an MSc study Supervision & Coaching (2002), and an action-centered learning approach with a range of industry-approved psychometric tools.
For the last 10 years, Sonja specialized in neuroscience: she certified for Conversational Intelligence®, Whole Brain® and Neurozone®. Her neuro-coaching focuses on the prevention of burn out, building resilience, talent development and unlocking high performance.
Sonja works with individual clients and with teams, live and virtual, in public, private and not-for-profit organizations.
In particular, Sonja has considerable experience in working with executives and high-performance professionals from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures. She speaks fluent Dutch, English, Portuguese and some Spanish.
Sonja is active in various bodies for professional coaching and supervision such as the Dutch Organisation for Supervisors (LVSC), the community for Organisation & Relationship Systems Coaching professionals, the European Collective of certified professionals in Conversational Intelligence. She is also a facilitator for online Mastery sessions and Round Tables of the World Business Executive Coaching Platform (WBECS).
Sonja also volunteered for the ORSC community and charity projects, she supported professionals of the SOS telephone helpline, Amnesty-International in the Netherlands and projects with international NGO's.
You can contact Sonja Vlaar at:
Telephone: 0031 6 517 623 44