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Clinician Perspectives on Working With Health Coaches: A Mixed Methods Approach

We sought to understand how health coaches affect the work of primary care clinicians and influence their perception of patient care....

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Relationship Power in Healthcare: Science of Behavior Change, Decision Making, and Clinical Self- Care

The personal interface between clinician and patient is a misunderstood subject which can impact all areas of health care....

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Coaching and Mentoring Journal

Health Behaviour Outcomes of Co-Active Coaching Interventions: A Scoping Review

The purpose of this paper was to conduct a scoping review on Co-Active (Life) Coaching (CALC) literature related to health behaviour change. The scoping methodological framework developed by Arksey and O’Malley (2005) informed the retrieval of appropriate articles....

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2014 Conference Video: Coaching Brain Health with Stephanie Peabody, PsyD, Alvaro Pascual-Leone, MD, PhD and Bonnie Wong, PhD

This presentation reviews the state of knowledge in the evolving field of brain health and performance, its importance to healthcare, business, and life, and how coaches are in the ideal position to adopt this knowledge to enhance thier practice.  Innovative approaches will be offered to illustrate ways in which brain health and performance...

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The Effects of Health and Wellness Coaching on Health Status When Added to an Employee Wellness Program

Lifestyle-related disorders are the number one cause of mortality and morbidity in modern society. Most people recognize that making healthy choices is a priority because culturally available means (e.g., television, websites, magazines, newspapers) as well as scientific publications, deliver the message daily....

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Identity And Legitimacy In The Emerging Profession Of Health Coaching

This two-essay research report develops theory around two key questions: 1) given the challenges associated with being part of an emerging profession, how can individual health coaches construct clear and confident occupational identities? And 2) how can individual health coaches legitimate both themselves and their profession?...

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Top 10 Indicators to Refer a Client to a Mental Health Professional

Top Ten Indicators to Refer a Client to a Mental Health Professional

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Mental health 101: red flags that mental health issues are present

Dr. Sally Ourieff provides a comprehensive resource listing the signs and symptoms that act as "red flags" when mental health issues are present.

 

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Coaching to Preserve Work Ability and Prevent Burnout in Workers with Chronic Illness

We tested a 12-week, 6-session, phone-based coaching intervention designed to help individuals working with chronic illness manage challenges related to working with illness....

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Mindfulness Support for Alzheimer's Caregivers (Harvard Medical School Guides)

The IOC is pleased to share books authored by our Fellows and Sponsors. ...

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