Wellness coaching is an evidence-based practice that assists individuals in meeting their physical and psychological wellness goals of fitness, nutrition, mindset, clean living and the balance between body and mind. The Wellness Coaching Certificate offered by Anne Arundel Community College is a 4-course sequence developed to increase individuals’ knowledge about the coaching profession, build an understanding of wellness based practices, and integrate effective helping skills with clients.
What is the training?
The curriculum is comprised of in-depth review of the coaching profession and wellness models, experiential learning in wellness coaching skills and the science of behavior change and practice in integrating the foundations of personalized wellness planning, healthy lifestyle behaviors, and integrative wellness modalities. The knowledge and skills learned in the Wellness Coaching Certificate program will assist professionals in creating more effective, long-term relationships with individuals while assisting clients in achieving overall lifestyle change and meeting their wellness goals. These course are best suited for individual currently working in or planning to work in helping professions, to include but not limited to healthcare, personal training, yoga, acupuncture, and behavioral health services.
What courses will I take?
WEL 505 - Foundations of Health and Wellness
WEL 506 - Fundamental Health and Wellness Coaching Skills
WEL 507 - Advanced Health and Wellness Coaching Skills
WEL 508 - Applied Strategies for Integrated Wellness
What will it cost?
$1,100 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fee.
What are the requirements?
Students must be at least 18 years old.
How do I enroll?
Register online, in person, by fax, mail or touch-tone phone. Visit www.aacc.edu/noncredit for details.
Consult the college catalog for information about degrees and certificates from the School of Continuing and Professional Studies or visit www.aaacc.edu/healthcare.
For more information contact Megan Stakolosa at 410-777-7387 or email@example.com.