National Board for Health & Wellness Coaching Quarterly Connect

Date: Thursday August 29th , 2019
Time: 8:30-9:30am PST
Location: Online

Session Title:
Collaborating for Enhanced Health Care: Positioning Health and Wellness
Coaching at the Heart of Lifestyle Medicine

The transformative power of lifestyle medicine rests on effectively empowering individuals to enact and sustain healthy behaviors, an area in which health and wellness coaches can serve a vital role. This webinar will explore the current landscape and future opportunities for coaches within the field of lifestyle medicine, specifically examining the current evidence, emerging education and research initiatives, as well as practical strategies for collaborating with other professionals around the shared goal of optimizing health care.


*Note: must be a National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC) to attend this event


A Day of Namaste

Date: Sunday September 22nd, 2019
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm
Location: Rancho Santa Fe, California

Session Title:
Reclaiming Wellness

The word ‘wellness’ has become commonplace, yet it’s widespread use is riddled with misconceptions and conflicting opinions as to what it truly means to “live well.” Meanwhile, people continue to experience deteriorating physical and mental health, increasingly stressful living conditions, unrealistic societal expectations, and a growing disconnect from realizing their full potential and innate purpose. The time has come to evolve from simply surviving day-to-day life to truly thriving in all facets of life—physically, emotionally, mentally, spiritually and socially. And the fact of the matter is, the most current science validates what many thought leaders have long believed to be true—that cultivating the conditions for positive health and high-level wellness is ultimately an inside job.


NIRSA Triventure

Date: Thursday November 7, 2019
Time: TBD
Location: San Diego, California

In order to meaningfully impact the health and well-being of students and staff a multi-dimensional approach is needed, one which takes into account the dynamic interplay between mind, body and behavior. This session will explore the growing field of integrative wellness and will provide practical guidance as to grow and evolve campus wellness programs in exciting new ways.