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Experts in people at work


Equisto is EU course and training provider. Equisto offers associations and other organisations in the field of ADHD, ADD, dyslexia, dyscalculia, autism and giftedness trainings to strengthen the skills of their employees and volunteers. Coachingtools and other means to improve the whole arsenal of working skills. Amongst others Equisto trainings aim on helping employees with these special brains to emancipate and on strategies for associations how to approach employers about this 10% of their employees.    

In The Netherlands Equisto is the coaching company that provides coaching to employers for their employees since 1998. Our human resource interventions cover the whole range of employee aspects, likje: labour market-mobility, absenteeism, improving involvement and performance, management, conflicts, communication and collaboration. 

Our specialist areas: special brains like ADHD, ADD, autism, dyslexia and giftedness.

Since 2010 we are working on the project European Brains @ Work founded by Hans van de Velde, which is now a foundation and has ambassodors all over Europe.

EU funded training courses in coaching: you can apply now!

The deadline for the new EU grant for adult education and trainings is February 5, 2019. If you start contacting us now, we will be able to help you organise and start up during the coming weeks.

If your organisation wants to apply for a grant of the Erasmus+ KA1 EU fundings, please contact us now.  The training course Working on agency “From burden to talent” is still open for applicants, when they are legal entities working in the field of adult education.

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Ambassadors of European Brains @ Work in different countries have been and are now being trained with EU funding under KA1 of Erasmus+. These courses aim on training in coaching and leadership for strengthening and empowerment of organisations in Europe that service adults with special brains. 

These trainings in coaching adults / employees with AD(H)D, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Giftedness and autism. These courses aim at staff, active members, and volunteers of organisations for people with these special brains. Some participating countries are: Belgium, Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Schotland, England, Luxembourg, Craotia and Cyprus.

This can be almost fully funded under the Erasmus+ programme KA1 education and training, of the EU. The deadline is the the beginning of February 2019, so email us as soon as possible.  

See: more information on European Brains @ Work


The Equisto EU funded training course

“From burden to talent”.

From burden to talent Training in how to coach people with ADHD, ADD, autism, giftedness, dyslexia and dyscalculia. This course provides up-to-date state-of-the-art knowledge about ADHD, ADD, dyslexia, etc. This course focuses on specific coaching tools for people with these features. It also trains you how to support employers to see that 10% of their employees with special brains can be of great use to organisations. A final focus is on teaching and coaching employees on how to communicate with their employer, from a perspective of strength instead of disability. (November 2019, Netherlands)

Up-to-date state-of-the-art knowledge about ADHD, ADD, dyslexia, autism and giftedness. This course focuses specifically on:

1) specific coaching tools for people with these features 

2) training how to cooperate with employers (companies, local and national governments, learning institutions etc) and to talk to them about the at least 10% of their employees with special brains and how they can be of great use to organisations.Which is one of the aims of European Brains @ Work.

Furthermore focus: on teaching and coaching employees on how to communicate with their employer from strength instead of disability, developing skills and a new perception/attitude about these features in order to raise awareness and influence the discourse in your country about this 10% of the employee population en translation of good practices into the situation in your specific country and the status and needs present.

We cooperate We cooperate with In-Dialogue on Strength Based Coaching for training in Strength Based Coaching