Program begins FALL 2022
Prepare for a career helping others achieve healthy lifestyles through the Health and Wellness Coaching Coaching program at Mesa College. You’ll learn how to make necessary interventions related to the management of clients’ stress, nutrition, physical activity, and other health behaviors. Throughout this program, you will develop motivational interviewing skills and understand theories of behavior change that enhance your client and patient engagement. While many people understand the benefits of nutritious eating, stress management, exercise, and tobacco cessation, you will help bridge the gap for those who struggle with implementation. Your education, skills, and training as a wellness coach will help you partner with clients to create sustainable health behavior change.
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San Diego Mesa College Certificate of Achievement in Health and Wellness Coaching is an Approved Health and Wellness Coach Training & Education Program by the National Board for Health and Wellness Coaching (NBHWC). Graduates of this program are eligible to apply for the HWC Certifying Examination to become National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC).This program also prepares students to sit for the American Council on Exercise’s Health Coaching Certification Exam.
At San Diego Mesa College, this program is overviewed by an Advisory Committee.