If you are passionate about health and looking to develop your capacity to help others attain their maximum level of health and wellness, our team at CCHM will provide training for certification as an Integrative Health Coach and help you establish a coaching career in approximately 10 months, or take advantage of our fast track program in only 3 months.
Health coaching is the fastest-growing career. According to a Google search, about 56,500,000 results (0.70 seconds), meaning that people are sick and tired of being sick and tired and are looking for guidance.
Health coaching, also referred to as wellness coaching, is a process that facilitates healthy, sustainable behavior change by challenging a client to develop their inner wisdom, identify their values, and transform their goals into action. Health coaching draws on the principles of positive psychology and appreciative inquiry and the practices of motivational interviewing and goal setting. The terms "health coaching" and "wellness coaching" are used interchangeably."
HEALTH COACH DIPLOMA PROGRAM
Forget about overpriced, lengthy programs!
Get the training you need now to start helping suffering humanity. The CCHM-Integrative Medicine Health Coaching program is an exciting initiative designed to teach participants to work as integrative health coaches, this professional training program:
Promotes an understanding of the integrative health care model
Develops effective health coaching skills for individuals and groups
Enhances participants' skill sets, knowledge, and professional marketability
What is the role of a Health Coach?
Defining Health Goals & Behaviours
Help people clarify their health goals and implement and sustain behaviors, lifestyles, and attitudes that are conducive to optimum health.
Personal Health Guidance
Guide people in their personal care and lifestyle management, as well as health-maintenance activities.
Chronic Conditions Support
Assist in reducing the negative impacts of chronic conditions such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, and diabetes.
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How frequently do you have friends or colleagues who want some specific guidance in managing difficult health issues, or stress management but do not know where to go?
How valuable would you find a concise and comprehensive course that will give you tools and training that you can use right now?
The CCHM Integrative Health Coach Professional certification program is based on many years of clinical experience and research. We provide reliable and well-rounded education that prepares our graduates for readily stepping into the field.
Recent statistics from the Centers for Disease Control* reveal that one out of every three adults in North America uses Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) to treat health concerns and conditions, and this number continues to rise. Now more than ever, it is essential for health care: providers to have knowledge and experience to help clients navigate through the myriad options available to them.
Barnes PM, Bloom B, Nahin RL. Complementary and alternative medicine use among adults and children. United States, 2007. National Health Statistics Reports; No. 12. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for HealthStatistics. 2008.
Post-secondary education/ Mature individual
Integrative Health coach program is a thorough and practical course that offers the core foundational knowledge and understanding of evidence-based integrative health practices that have been demonstrated to enhance client’s outcomes. You will work with experts from CCHM mentorship pool to learn a body of knowledge about, nutritional, lifestyle management, disease prevention, stress reduction techniques, anti-aging techniques, functional assessment techniques, lunch and learn programs evidence based techniques to optimize your client’s health.
Tele-seminars, webinars, and on-site workshops
Time will be dedicated each week end for practical demonstration (working with each other) in a small group on day one. The techniques will help your client’s health challengessuchas: pain, insomnia, irritable bowel syndrome, cancer survivorship (supportive care), weight management and rejuvenation. Learn new strategies to increase client’s engagement in improving health through making lifestyle changes and stress management.
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A self-Testing Guide, 5th Edition and review of anatomy, physiology BasicText Quick Medical Terminology.
The reference of choice for health practitioners and others who need to expand, improve, or refresh their medical vocabularies. Provides the tools necessary for building and sustaining a large working repertoire of medical terms
Features new review exercises and self-tests, more than 250 new terms, medical measurements, and up-to-date examples. Quick Medical Terminology has long been relied on by students and medical professionals looking to build or update their medical vocabulary. This new fifth edition provides the tools and information needed to understand the simple logic behind hundreds of seemingly incomprehensible words, along with fresh exercises and current examples.
Pre-requisite refresher course (non-medical practitioner)
Review of Anatomy & Physiology
Biochemistry: Shirley Soltez Steiner, Natalie Pate Capps ISBN: 978-0-470-88619-9
Biochemistry for Dummies
This friendly, unintimidating guide presents an overview of the material covered in a typical college-level biochemistry course and makes biochemistry basics easy to understand. It explains all the topics and practical applications in plain English. From cell ultrastructure and carbohydrates to amino acids, proteins, and supramolecular structure, you’ll identify biochemical structures and reactions, send your grades soaring, and start looking forward to your next class, instead of dreading it. Discover how to:
Master biochemistry basics
Work through biochemistry problems
Prepare for standardized tests
Grasp amino acid and protein structures
Nail down enzyme terminology
Get a grip on the Michaelis-Menton equation
Load up on carbo knowledge
Crack the nucleic acid code
Learn to love lipids — but not too much
Master the ABCs of vitamins
Apply biochemistry in everyday life
Lifestyle Management IHC5B
In this course, various exercises for various health challenges will be discussed. The student will learn how the body can make better use of nutrients when exercise is incorporated into the lifestyle. Exercises for the whole body are studied, including the slant board, rebounding and the for effective lymph drainage, toning, supply blood to the brain and relieve the organs from gravitational stress
Fitness and Weight Management IHC5A
Over the last two centuries industrialization has radically altered this planet and in so doing has also reduced our body’s ability to deal with toxic exposure. Human bodies are not designed to manage the magnitude of industrial toxicity. In this course, we will explore how toxicity is a contributing factor to many of our modern health challenges and how to support organs by detoxification.
Nutrition Part 3- Detoxification IHC4
How the digestive system works. Psychological factors, food combining, digestive enzymes, lactic bacteria, fiber. How various enzyme work, therapy programs for over 150 health challenges.
Nutrition Part 2-Digestive HealthIHC3
Orthomolecular Nutrition and comprehensive overview of nutrition that combines insights of the East with the science of the West. The ecology, biochemistry, physiology, and pharmacology of nutrition. Food and consciousness. What each vitamin and mineral is, what it does in the body and symptoms of deficiency. How internal and external factors affect the body's absorption of these nutrients. Suggestions for food sources and optimal supplementation.
Our bodies are incredibly complex creations with many specific needs – and many of those needs are not met by the Standard American Diet. Learn about the 7 Essential Nutrients that you need to be healthy, the proven science behind their use, and how you can get these nutrients through eating right and natural supplements.
“Oh, My Health!”:
Health Coaching IHC 1B
Overview of the history leading up to ill health and disease management. In our present society, there is a transition from crisis-oriented health care to preventive medicine and wellness care. This course will look at the impact that our personal habits, environment, society, lifestyles, foods, stress, past beliefs and negative attitudes have on our health as individuals and as a society. The student will learn how these factors affect our health. Students will learn how to identify them and change them.
Pillars of Wellness
Health Coaching IHC1A
Text; Biochemistry for Dummies: by John T. Moore and Richard H. Langleyc. In this course, you will learn how to combine the nine psychological processes for change and a six-stage system of change that will create a formula for helping your clients overcome undesirable behaviors. Help your clients clarify their values and goals then utilize their strengths to create more fulfilling lives. How to conduct a “discovery session” with your client and that sets the tone for your coaching alliance and the entire coaching process.
Mastering Moods & Emotions IHC6
Miss managed stress is the major most contributing factor to today’s health challenges. In this lesson, you will learn how to use a stress assessment scale and help your clients eliminate the things that sap their natural energy and how to replace those things with things that will attract abundance, joy and great opportunities into their lives with this newfound energy
Nutritional Understanding Medical reports IHC7
This course the student with excellent resources on both conventional and alternative scopes of laboratory chemistries. The course content focuses on the assessment of nutritional status and trend towards health challenges through interpretation of standard lab test when presented by the client.
Marketing & Jurisprudence IHC8
In this course, you will learn how to market yourself as an Integrative Health Coach with the boundaries of the Law. Knowing that the focus of health coaching to optimize health and not “Not” disease care. You will learn how to provide a valuable service to the masses seeking relief from suffering through guidance and education. This will enable you to secure clients quicker and achieve the success level you seek in your coaching practice.
Select any two electives:
Reverse the Curse of Metabolic Syndrome
Effective Cleansing Detox
Elective Self Help
Home remedies (self-help A-subject value 50%)
Liver and health (Self-help B-subject value 50%)
Let the Liver “B” Healthy (Self-help C-subject value 50%)
Final: Each student will write a journey and participate in 10 hours of humanitarian outreach in their local community.
Qualification: (Upon graduation a Health coaching diploma is awarded (B.Sc. equivalency.), and eligibility for registration for the designation of Integrative Health coach (IHC) with the Board of Integrative Medicine