Deborah S. Mayer, MA, CRC, MCC president and owner of Crossroad Solutions Coach,
entered the coaching field when as a deaf parent,
she saw how effectively and quickly her deaf child
enthusiastically responded to coaching techniques by a
Parent Coach over traditional counseling approaches.
Deborah is a professional certified coach with training
in leadership coaching at Georgetown University and
Adler Professional School of Coaching-Arizona and is
recognized by the International Coach Federation (ICF).
Deborah coaches one-to-one and leads interactive
workshops and retreats on life, transition, motion and
leadership development for both deaf and hearing communities.
Deborah offers an 18-month coach training program
for deaf and hard of hearing professionals and individuals who are
interested in becoming coaches. This program is the only
one in the world to train deaf and hard of hearing and is certified by ICF.
Deborah demonstrates a remarkable commitment to
her clients’ growth and achievements. Deborah is a
local and national educator, facilitator and a strong
advocate for deaf children’s and adults’ rights.
Her passion is providing partnership in deaf/hearing
communities’ in their journey of leading more enlightened,
meaningful and purposeful lives.
Specialties: developing and planning large-scale formation operations,
deaf and disability advocacy, coaching, public relations, marketing promotional materials, community outreach, group session facilitation, counseling, teaching, academic administration, instructional technology, telecommunication, legislation networking, fundraising, mass audience presentations, intense win-win negotiations and moderating discussions of deaf related issues.