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Dr. Donna Goldstein, Managing Director

Where does a CEO find
     a great Executive Coach? 
     A Manager find a Mentor?

  Where does a Director go for
      High-Impact Team-Building?

Is your Life and Career
     all you want?

 Where can a Small Business find
      custom-designed Management Training?

Where does a Board
     go for Capacity Building?

  What can Someone Do in Burnout,
      when they've just Run Out of Steam?

We're Development Associates International and we’ve been in South Florida for over 20 years and, world-wide, we've trained and coached in hundreds of organizations and helped many thousands of people grow and excel in our fast-changing world.  From individuals and entrepreneurs to major multi-national and non-profit corporations, we’ve been pioneers in the fields of Training, Organizational Development and Coaching. 

Though our website, you can learn about our innovative programs and services and meet our great team of Speakers, Consultants, Coaches and Performers.  You'll find powerful resources and tools to prevent or recover from burnout and enhance your career and life. 

This site makes Personal Coaching available to you no matter where you are — anywhere in the world!  We're introducing ourselves, so call or email us and introduce yourself to us.  Coaching has helped hundreds of our clients make giant strides in all areas of their professional and personal lives!  Review what our clients say about their results

While you're here, be sure to shop in our WebStore.  Browse in our Resource Library for newsletter archives, free downloads, reprints of helpful articles, useful links and other tips and worksheets for success in your life and career!

We're constantly adding and changing, so we invite you to come back often and please send us your comments.


Just the FAQs...

Frequently Asked Questions About
Development Associates International

Who are we?

We are a world-wide virtual team of skilled and experienced consultants from a variety of fields including business, sales, organizational development, intercultural relations, human resources, and instructional design, led by Dr. Donna Goldstein. 

Dr. Donna is an internationally recognized corporate and cross-cultural psychologist, trainer and speaker – an expert on innovation, organizational vitality, emotional intelligence, executive resilience, and other cutting edge topics.  Read Dr. Donna's biography.

How can we help you?

More Balance.  More Focus.  More Sanity.

We understand that every organization has its own distinct habits, behaviors, and communication styles.  At Development Associates International we help organizations of all sizes create more sanity by helping you assess what is working and what isn’t.  With your input, we design a customized approach to address your issues. 

Depending on your strengths and development needs, this can range from a powerful one to two hour skill-building training session to a one to two day team-building session or an in-depth year-long organizational change project. 

We support you through each step of the way to ensure that you have achieved your goals and that you are satisfied with every outcome. 

What is our approach?

Our team will take the time to understand your needs, values, and goals to design a customized approach.  We don’t believe in cookie-cutter solutions.  We draw from experience in hundreds of organizations to uncover the root of the problem and to help you eliminate obstacles which may be keeping you from attaining your goals. 

We believe that it takes an experienced and perceptive outsider to be able to look beyond the presenting problem to discover what is really happening.  Then, in partnership with you, we develop a step-by-step approach to address the issues and to create an effective solution to support you in accomplishing your objectives.

How are we different?

If you choose Development Associates International you can be confident that your consultant will have an uncommon depth and breadth of experience and insight.  Dr. Donna and all of our staff have advanced or terminal degrees and at least twenty years of experience in several sectors.  

We are all published and considered experts in our field.  Most importantly, we are committed and uniquely tuned into making a difference in organizations and in our world. 

What sort of changes have our clients experienced?

Coaching Clients

Higher level of health and balance
Greater prosperity
Improved relationships & interpersonal skills
Better stress management
Enhanced emotional intelligence

Consulting/Corporate Clients

Better customer service
Improved staff satisfaction
Greater productivity and profit
Reduced turnover
Better team work
More effective relationships across cultures


It’s always better to hear from the clients themselves.
What our clients are saying about our work
about their successes...


Special Referral Partner Offer for Non-Profits:

Earn Free Training or Cash Donation 


Organizational Development,
and Team Building:

Corporate   Non-Profit

About the Company

Speakers Bureau

Personal Coaching for
Career & Life Success

Meet our Coaches
and Associates

Watch a video clip from
Dr. Joan Borysenko's
PBS Special in which
she talks about working
with Dr. Donna as
her personal coach and
the resulting enhanced
health and well-being

6:15 Min.
Windows media format. Click
on your connection speed

Dial-Up (WMV 1.9MB) 

Broadband (WMV 23MB)


We even coach the coaches!  Read
Joan Borysenko's article
as it appeared in
Prevention Magazine,
about the value
she received from
Dr. Donna's coaching.

Download printer friendly reprint of the article.
(Acrobat PDF 161KB)


Go to the Well Scale.

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 Well Scale for printing.
(Acrobat PDF 127KB)



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