Respected as “A Trainer’s Trainer”, Vanessa McClinchy is an innovative educator who meets audiences ‘where they live’, to assist them in realizing their potential. For more than twenty years, Vanessa has sparked a lasting light in those seeking motivation, clarity, and enhanced awareness in all aspects of their lives. She has designed and facilitated highly- acclaimed programs which led to the development of a guide- now known as The Threads of my Coat -that continues to touch the lives of more than thirty-thousand people, across the spectrum of organizational difference.

A Sample of Our Program and Presentation Offerings

  • Acculturation Trainings for Re-integrated families and Case Workers
  • Building ‘Power Teams’: Leveraging the Power of a Diverse Workforce
  • Change Management for a Multi-generational and Diverse Workforce
  • Coaching and Teamwork Skills for a Multi-Cultural Workforce
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Cross-Cultural Leadership Development
  • Cultural Congruence in Ending Health Care Disparities
  • Customized Train-the-Trainer Programs
  • Dialogue, The Art of Mindful Engagement
  • Effective Cross-Cultural Communication in Person-Centered Care
  • Effective Cross-Cultural Workplace Communication
  • Exploration of Stigmatized Trauma for Healthcare Workers
  • Mindful Engagement, An Exploration of Service
  • Multi-Generational Team Management
  • New Employee Orientation Program Development and Delivery
  • Pre-employment and Workforce Re-integration
  • Recruitment and Engagement
  • School-to Work Program Development and Training
  • The Signature Counter Experience for Government Employees
  • War-to-Work: Program Development and Training for Returning Veterans
  • Welfare to Work Program Development and Training
  • Youth Employment and Empowerment Skills


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