About The Coaching Cabin

Why did the Coaching Cabin chose to settle in Broad Ripple?

The Broad Ripple Community has long possessed an openness and willingness to continually improve and change for the betterment of it's residence and the city of Indianapolis.

The people that strive to improve their community are the same people that strive to improve their personal outlook and situation in life, these are the individuals that we look forward to supporting.

Broad Ripple is home to many young professionals; setting solid foundations for our careers, finances, relationships, communication skills, overall wellbeing, and beneficence can be such a gift to our present and future selves.

About Joel

Joel has thousands of hours of experience supporting individuals through life’s biggest  transitions. Joel started The Coaching Cabin back in 2011 in its original home, a cabin at 54th and the Monon Trail.

In addition to his coaching certifications, Joel has went on to become a State Registered Domestic Relations Mediator in both Indiana and Ohio, completing each state’s independent training and education requirements.

It is Joel’s life’s work to support individuals through transitions, personal growth and development.

Outside of his coaching and mediation practice Joel is a father to an amazing daughter and an awesome Giant Schnauzer named Crosby. He is an accomplished singer-songwriter, hobbyist woodworker, outdoorsman/hiker, and an expert from scratch pizza and bread maker.

Training & Certification

Module four graduate of Erickson College, Art & Science of Coaching.  Erickson College is an Accredited Coach Training Program (ACTP) through the International Coach Federation (ICF).  

Registered Domestic Mediator with the Supreme Court of Indiana.
Mediator #: 90000239

All training hours are Accredited Coach Specific Training Hours (ACSTH). Curriculum training developed and overseen by Dr. Marilyn Atkinson; personally trained by Master Certified Coach, Rae T. Chois as a professional coach, P.C.