Name: Coaching For Life. Descripton:Coaching for Life focuses on helping pre-teens through adults to gain power and control over their lives. Wherever one may be stuck, Karen Vanderlaan has 20 plus years of experience helping children in the public school system to overcome problem behaviors and create positive relationships in both school and family life. Vanderlaan has earned a counseling degree from the University of PhoenixVanderlaan will help get them unstuck and on their way to a life of power and possibility. Vanderlaan is also adept at helping adults to find their own access to gaining power where they have losses of power in their lives.