Christine O’Neill, MMSc, PA-C, PCC is a burnout interventionist, executive leadership coach, clinician, trained conflict resolution professional, and longtime mindfulness practitioner.
Christine is passionate about helping overwhelmed professionals learn how to make a difference while having a life using values-based prioritization and neuroscience-informed self-management techniques. She specializes in professional burnout prevention/recovery, and executive coaching for people-centered leaders.
Christine worked in healthcare for 30 years, gaining deep experience in direct patient care, hospital leadership, nonprofit board leadership, and grassroots political advocacy.
Christine received her undergraduate degree from the University of Vermont and completed her graduate studies at the Yale University School of Medicine. A lifelong learning nerd, she subsequently completed graduate-level certifications in healthcare administration and professional mediation/conflict resolution (while picking two 200-hour yoga teacher certifications along the way!). She recently completed Dr. Brené Brown's Dare To Lead™ Professional certification program.
Christine is a Certified Professional Coach having graduated from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC) and holds the Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential from the International Coaching Federation.
When not working, you’ll find Christine developing plant-based recipes, teaching yoga, exploring new places in her campervan Libby, and connecting with friends and family
Licensed clinician Yale University School of Medicine, Physician Associate Program
18 years of clinical experience in neurointerventional radiology and emergency medicine (University of Vermont Medical Center)
Former hospital executive Director of Advanced Practice Professional Services, University of Vermont Medical Center
Master of Medical Science (MMSc) Yale University School of Medicine
Certified Professional Coach Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC)
Professional Certified Coach International Coaching Federation (ICF)
Certified Dare To Lead™ Professional Brené Brown Education and Research Group
Rewired To Relate program facilitator Neuroscience-based program designed to improve collaboration
Professionally trained conflict resolution facilitator Graduate-level certification, The Woodbury Institute at Champlain College
Mini medical MBA Center for Healthcare Management, University of Vermont
Healthcare Administration Certificate University of Vermont
Certified yoga and meditation teacher (RYT_200) completed two 200-hour certifications, currently enrolled in a 300-hour training
Nonprofit Board President PA Academy of Vermont 2018-2020