The Best of Both Worlds: Online Study and a Live Workshop Event

It  is all too common to hear from Coach graduates that the training they have completed does not meet their needs to properly deliver the application of what is learned.  In addition to this, many coaches have different preferences for training; some are experienced and want an advanced option to anchor their service.  Others simply prefer to learn in a live setting.   

 

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There is nothing wrong with online courses; they are just different than a live event.  We recognize that many of you want more.   We cannot tell you how often we are asked about live training, it is probably our most requested offering.  

 

Our workshops are structured to address adult learners, using strategies that are based on practical experience and application.   Our blended learning approach is complementary to busy professionals who want the flexibility of an online course paired with the practical experience of a live workshop.  This simply means that part of your course is accessible online and we use the workshop time to reinforce what you need to be the best coach you can be.

After you complete your purchase, you will receive a confirmation email to the address you’ve provided when registering.   Upon launching your course, you will have an option to reserve the Live Essential Skills Event of your choosing.  Click here to look at options for 2021

Imagine an inviting, collaborative space to visit and learn the skills to be an effective Certified Wellness Coach!  Wellnesscoaches.org has partnered with Evexia to make this happen and we couldn’t be more excited!

This 2 day workshop intensive will follow a course outline with a digital manual, engaging video slideshows and is guided by an informed and experienced presenter for an inspiring training workshop experience.  A list of topics covered in this event is included below.

 

The Mindset of a Coach
The Wholeness of Holistic Health
Coaching for Confidence
Co-active Equals Proactive
Coaching versus therapy
The Coaching Presence
Mindfulness, Empathy and Warmth
Giving Clients Your Feedback
Doing and Being Skills
Communications
Reflections
The Being and Doing Skills

Avoiding the Expert Approach
The influence of the “Selfs”
Positive thinking
Reflections
Coaching interactions – Getting it right
Coaching “myths” – the dos and don’ts of coaching
Appreciative Inquiry
The Wellness Vision
Applying inquiries with Clients
Open-Ended Questions
Motivational Interviewing

Assessing Readiness to Change
Decisional balance
Individualizing goals
What Change Talk? 
The Importance and Confidence Rulers
Motivational Interviewing skills
Diminished reflections/amplified reflections
Reframing and Refocusing
Values, Values, Values!
Motivations support client values
Handling Resistance
Ambivalence-reducing strategies

Your Workshop Experience Includes:
  • A digital Coach Essential Skills Manual – available immediately upon registering;
  • A complete study guide for note-taking during our Workshop; 
  • Coach forms for client intake and evaluation; these are provided without our branding to customize for your organization.  These are provided in digital format so that changes can be made on your own computer, using your own logos and branding;
  • One 6-hour day of learning and interacting;
  • A comprehensive 50-point Exam; attendees have 90 minutes to complete the Exam.
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In our live workshops, there is one main goal:  to prepare you to be the best, most competent and complete Certified Wellness Coach you can be!  The philosophy sounds simple, but this requires a lot of work in the background.  First, the content:

Our program is built upon the Coaching Guidelines as set forth by the International Coaching Federation (ICF).  This complete set of coaching skills ensures professionalism, proficiency and most of all, confidence.   You begin the journey with a bit of background about what Wellness is, how Wellness Coaching became a force in setting behavior change standards and then of course; you also learn delivery models based on using the Transtheoretical Model and Stages of Change.

Your training supports learning these skills and protocols by practicing some incredibly powerful live skills in real time – namely Motivational Interviewing, Appreciative Inquiry, Change Talk and the art of the Coach’s Presence.  Each candidate will walk away with practical experience in these key tenets of coaching.  No more feeling like you have wasted time learning about Wellness, only to walk away not knowing what to do or where to start!

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But more than anything, Evexia have effectively used feedback to shape their workshop into what Certified Wellness Coaches want – and need – from a training program.  You will learn volumes on the positive psychology behind Wellness Coaching; that is a given.  Going the extra step in providing physical training for Wellness Coaching is also part of the Evexia model,  too!  We believe, like our partners, that a program is not complete without incorporating both.  

To see a list of included topics at this workshop, refer to the workshop description here.  (A program note – Wellness Coach candidates interested in taking this workshop should be familiar with all workshop materials prior to our training workshop)

For more information about this Live Workshop,  you can contact us directly with questions and we will be happy to assist!

When you are ready to join us, we will reserve a space for you!  Click on the Register Now button to select your workshop option and we will confirm with you using the email address you provide.

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