Health Coaching Programs

This is a list of current health coaching schools and programs, wellness coaching programs. Duke Integrative Health Coaching Program for Professionals – Phone:  (866) 313-0959 Institute for Integrative Nutrition – (866) 331-8438 Real Balance – Phone: (866) 568-4702 Wellcoaches – Phone: (866) 932-6224 Integrative Health at the California Institute of […] Read more

What is health coaching?

Health Coaching establishes a partnership between coach and client, who work together to create a personalized plan for wellness.  Being healthy is not simply the absence of disease, but is rather, a holistic approach to well-being.  It is a whole body, mind and spirit approach to well-being. Health Coaches (or […] Read more

Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in Health and Wellness Coaching

One thing you’ll have to be very mindful of, as you enter a career in the Health and Wellness Coaching field, is the code of ethics, confidentiality and even possible conflicts of interest. Though health coaching is not the same as a therapy or traditional ‘private counseling’ session, it does […] Read more

Wellness Coaching: A Career Trend?

You may be surprised to know just how well the health and wellness coaching career is taking off.  Studies which verify their effectiveness are beginning to gain traction, and corporations and physicians’ offices are beginning to take note. With health care costs ever on the rise, and health crises so […] Read more

Duke Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching

Duke University is on the forefront of change in the realm of preventive care, accentuating self-responsibility and honoring patient value systems. They are taking major steps to add credibility and validity to the health coaching profession by way of research and upcoming policy change. Duke boasts an incredibly inspiring health […] Read more

Individual Health Plan Assessment: Example Questions

If you are beginning your personal health coaching business, you may be creating an assessment tool of your own. This will be crucial in developing a set of your client’s strengths and needs, and from that, you will begin their individual best health plan.  Additionally, the questions you choose (based […] Read more

Is there a Health and Wellness Degree?

Do I need a degree to become a health and wellness coach?   Many people who are health-oriented and begin to think of transforming their passion into a viable career wonder if they need a degree to become a health coach.  There is an increasing market for Health and Wellness […] Read more

Individual Health Plans: Creating the Best Health Plan with Your Client

What is an individual or personal health plan? Health and wellness coaches spend a lot of time working to develop a relationship with their clients.  They want to ensure that an atmosphere of trust and support is developed because partnership is essential to the success of personal health care plans. […] Read more