John E. Long, M.S., MCDP, BCC
Career & Life Coach
John is a nationally certified coach and college instructor based in Atlanta, GA. He specializes in career and life coaching, as well as the administration and interpretation of career and personality assessments. His career encompasses a depth of experience spanning the fields of health care administration, human resources, college teaching, and professional coaching.
John is a lifelong learner and is currently a candidate for the education specialist (Ed.S.) degree in educational and counseling psychology. He also completed a master of science (M.S.) degree with a concentration in career development. His graduate studies spanned coursework in psychology, counseling, career development, and coaching. In addition, John holds a bachelor of science (B.S.) degree in liberal arts, with depths of study in psychology and communications. In the field of professional coaching, John’s credentials include:
MCDP – Master Career Development Professional (Certification #164686): A professional career counseling designation through the National Career Development Association; Broken Arrow, OK.
GCDF – Global Career Development Facilitator (Certification #GCDF05418-US): A national career coaching designation through the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc. and the National Career Development Association.
BCC – Board Certified Coach (Certification #000016 :: Member of the Founding/Inaugural Circle): A national coaching designation through the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc.
DCF – Distance Credentialed Facilitator: A professional designation offered to career coaches through the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc.; Greensboro, NC.
Certified MBTI® (Myers Briggs Type Indicator) Practitioner through the Center for Applications of Psychological Type, Inc.; Gainesville, FL.
Qualified Strong Interest Inventory® Practitioner through G/S Consultants; South Lake Tahoe, CA.
John resides in the Virginia Highlands neighborhood of metro Atlanta. He is originally from Upstate New York and relocated to Atlanta in 2001.