How To Become a Board Certified Health Coach (The Truth About NBHWC!)

How To Become a Board Certified Health Coach (The Truth About NBHWC!)

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How To Become a Board Certified Health Coach (The Truth!)

Is it worth it to become a NBHWC certified health coach? Are you wondering about the process and requirements?

In this video, I explain everything you need to know about becoming a board certified health coach.

I discuss why you might want to become board certified, what the process looks like, and my tips on taking the National Board for Health & Wellness Coaching exam.

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  1. Connie Ford on May 7, 2023 at 12:06 pm

    How would you prove 4000 hours in any field?

  2. Holistichealth N Biohacking on May 7, 2023 at 12:12 pm

    Thank you for sharing this

  3. Sarah Reams on May 7, 2023 at 12:12 pm

    Question- how do they verify the work hours you will have needed to accumulate to sit for the test?

  4. Carl Hammill on May 7, 2023 at 12:12 pm

    As an RN I feel like a good way to start is to be Health Coach Nurse and if this feel rewarding and I bring high value to clients at that point I would want a certification. Michelle does that sound like good starting point?

  5. Teresa Jacobson on May 7, 2023 at 12:14 pm

    Thank you for the information. I anticipate taking the exam in spring of 23.

  6. Michelle Minor on May 7, 2023 at 12:16 pm

    when you said that this will differentiate you from the real health coaches and those that say you don’t need a certification and don’t have one was like wow! I have watched a few that says that exact thing " you don’t need a certification", but I personally wouldn’t trust just word of mouth I need to see the proof of certification. I personally wouldn’t trust a hospital or physician if I didn’t see proof.

  7. Jennifer Robinson on May 7, 2023 at 12:16 pm

    Thank you Michelle, I am sitting for the test in October ’22, I am very nervous but doing my best to trust the process. There is so much information that I can easily get overwhelmed! Marilena’s class is fabulous. I have been listening and relistieningto the modules which has been helping me really absorb the content. This was a great video. Thanks for all that you do.

  8. Christian Bueno on May 7, 2023 at 12:20 pm

    Very helpful

  9. Jaime Bradshaw on May 7, 2023 at 12:25 pm

    Thank you! This was helpful. 😊

  10. Joseph Sebastian on May 7, 2023 at 12:26 pm

    Thankyou so much for this πŸ˜πŸ™

  11. Callie on May 7, 2023 at 12:30 pm

    Thank you for the valuable tips you provide, Michelle! I’m enrolled in the health and wellness coaching program at my local university and I’m planning to get board certified. My university class has only seven students including myself and is made up of 18-22 year olds (not the typical coaching client demographic) and then me (49.) How do I find older adult study buddies? I need to practice coaching and experience being coached by people with a little more life experience. Any suggestions?

  12. L on May 7, 2023 at 12:43 pm

    What about the NANP board certification? Or the health coach alliance? What school should I go to to be taken seriously?

  13. Holistic.Journey_TLA on May 7, 2023 at 12:43 pm

    Thank you so much for sharing this valuable information and insight. My passion is to the moon for the fact that I had to work on myself for years to reach this holistic level of being and growing within myself. I took the step of taking the IIN certification course where I fell in love and now enrolled in the intense practicum to become board certified. You have truly brought practical clarity to me and more confidence towards my health coaching career. Thanks!!!

  14. Gerlinde Christina on May 7, 2023 at 12:54 pm

    This is so helpful, Michelle —and love your upbeat charming style. Thank you very much

  15. Ari’s Life on May 7, 2023 at 12:54 pm

    OMGGG I AM SO HAPPY YOU CREATED THIS VIDEO, exactly the answer I was looking for.