About HLTH 189 OR1

Interactive course where students apply basic motivational interviewing skills and behavioral change theory to the practice of Integrative Health & Wellness Coaching. Covers the coaching structure, application of skills, and health promotion. Required for NBHWC National Certification exam. Prerequisite: Minimum Sophomore standing or Instructor permission. Co-requisites: HLTH 187, HLTH 188.


CDE students only even after level restrictions removed; Degree students register for HLTH 189 OL1; Health & Wellness Coaching Cert students only; Co-requisites: HLTH 187, HLTH 188; Synchronous Online

Section Description

In this course, students will learn about Integrative Healthcare, Health & Wellness Coaching, and what makes Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching so effective. Students will learn the coaching structure, basic health and wellness information on health promotion, disease prevention, and chronic disease management using a whole person perspective. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to facilitate and empower clients in the process of creating healthy behavioral change. This course is part of the required curriculum to prepare students to be eligible to sit for the National Board of Health & Wellness Coaching Certification Exam.

Section Expectation

Class work involves online modules of videos, readings, discussion board posts and assignments. Students will be watching weekly demonstration videos and then meeting in lab to practice their coaching skills.


Students will be evaluated through the competencies, practical exams, written exam, project, and class engagement. • 15% - Hybrid Assessments/Quizzes • 20% - Lab Competencies • 20% - Written Exam Final (formatted to National Board Exam Standards) • 20% - Practical Exam Final (video recording review mentor session) • 10% - Chronic Disease Project • 5% - Journal • 10% - Discussion board

Course Dates



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