Certified Health Coach Program

Certified Health

Coach Program

Approved by the International Coach Federation, the Certified Health Coach Program combines the art and science of how to become an equipped Health Coach, based on the most current researchs in coaching techniques, health & wellness education.

Intellect Health Coach Program provides guidance and management in major components of health and wellness including the new elements of a healthy lifestyle, an in-depth study on nutrition topics such as emotional eating, overeating, hunger and mindful eating. The program also has a special focus geared towards coaching people with chronic disease like cancer and other medical conditions.

The Certified Health Coach Training Program provides a wealth of knowledge, powerful techniques and applicable proven tools to enable coaches aid their clients through a journey of true wellness, using different learning platforms that meet their specific needs.

During your Health Coach Training, you will have access to a wealth of information. The training materials include videos, coaching cases, practices and supplemental readings to ensure a valuable learning experience.

  • Now more than ever, people are becoming more conscious about health and wellness. Interest in preventative health is on the rise; with an increased focus on how lifestyle changes can impact overall health. And for this particular reason, many individuals are choosing careers in health coaching.

  • The goal of this program is to qualify and equip coaches with knowledge, proven tools and coaching skills to enable you to help clients reach their wellness goals and find the most suitable lifestyle practices that would make them feel their best.

  • Master proven tools and strategies to coach clients on implementing sustainable long-term habits, and embark on a wellness journey using a holistic approach of mind, body, soul and surrounding. holistic approach of mind, body, soul and surrounding.

  • Intellect Coaching School is a leading Coaching and Development Provider In Egypt and the MENA region with more than 800 graduates over the past 9 years.

  • Our customized coaching approach is adapted to Middle Eastern culture and relevant to real life cases to provide you with proven tools and techniques to help your clients succeed.

  • Become an ICF Certified Coach with 96 Approved training hours.

  • Knowledge transfer from ICF credentialed Coaches with +3000 coaching hours’ experience.

  • Be a part of the “Intellect Coaches Community”, the biggest coaching community in Egypt and enjoy all the shared experiences, knowledge, discussions, activities and events.

Program Content

  • Introduction to essential coaching qualities (ICF code of ethics and Core Competencies)
  • Coaching skills
  • Coaching presence techniques
  • Advanced coaching techniques
  • Coaching structures and processes
  • Coaching tools
  • Introduction to stress
  • Different types of stress
  • Effects of stress on the Human Body
  • Causes of Stress (Stressors)
  • Stress Management Coaching (Destressifying)
  • Basic human needs and stress
  • Introduction to Health Coaching
  • Health Coaching Mission
  • Health Coaching Mindset
  • Areas of Health Coaching
  • Difference between Doctors Approach and Coaching Approach
  • How the Brain works
  • Beliefs
  • Values
  • Emotions
  • Habits
  • Self-Concept
  • Motivation
  • GROW Model
  • Stages of Change
  • Six Sources of Influence
  • Comfort Behaviors
  • The Mapping Process
  • In Health
  • What is Wellness
  • Health vs Wellness
  • Wellness Theories
  • Wellness Models (Ardell’s and Hetler’s)
  • Ten Tenets of Wellness (Michael Arloski)
  • In Health
  • What is Wellness
  • Health vs Wellness
  • Wellness Theories
  • Wellness Models (Ardell’s and Hetler’s)
  • Ten Tenets of Wellness (Michael Arloski)
  • Lifestyle Pillars
  • Lifestyle Medicine
  • Know how to Forming and Maintaining Lifestyle
  • Seven Steps of Lasting Lifestyle changes
  • Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes and Chronic Diseases
  • Obesity and Overweight
  • Obesity and Overweight Coaching assessment
  • Factors affecting Double O’s
  • Different types of Hunger
  • Introduction to overeating
  • Hunger Scale and usage in Double O’s
  • Emotional Eating Cause and Cycle
  • Coaching Challenges in Obesity and Overweight
  • Introduction to different eating disorders
  • Body Image
  • Mindful Eating Cycle
  • Introduction to Physical Activity
  • Health Benefits of Physical Activity
  • How to create and maintain an Exercise Routine
  • Coaching Challenges in Exercise
  • Coaching Sessions for Exercise Goals
  • Smoking and Lifestyle Pillars
  • Assessment of Nicotine Dependance
  • Coaching Approach for Smoking Cessation
  • Strategies for Smoking Cessation according to Stage of Change
  • Understanding healthy sleep patterns
  • Importance of sleep as a Lifestyle Pillar
  • Health consequences of Sleep Deprivation
  • Different factors affecting sleep
  • What is Cancer
  • Stages of Cancer
  • Risk Factors of Cancer
  • Coaching Cancer Client in Different Stages
  • Challenges of a Cancer Client
  • Cancer Coaching Approach
  • Coaching Emotions in Cancer
  • Role of Resilience in Cancer Coaching
  • Cancer Family and Change Roles
  • Caregivers to a Cancer Client’s needs and challenges
  • Coaching Caregivers
  • Role of Health Coaching in Cancer Prevention
  • ABC of Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
  • Healthy Eating Pyramids
  • Therapeutic Lifestyle Modifications as Treatment and Prevention of Diseases
  • 60
    Training Hours
    Hours Of Mentor coaching
    Hours Of Coaching Practice
    ( 75 Paid Hours with 8 Clients )
    ICF Exam (Coach Knwoledge Assessment Exam)
    Program Trainer

    Nashwa Fouad, MD , ACC.

    Dr. Nashwa is a graduate of the Faculty of Medicine – Ain Shams University and a holder of a Professional Diploma in Clinical Nutrition with over 10 years of experience in her field. Additionally, she is a Lecturer in the National Nutrition Institute, and she is the owner and founder of Health Care Center. HCC provides nutritional consultation for people who need to lose weight and achieve a healthy, lasting lifestyle. Moreover, Dr. Nashwa specializes in Health and Life Coaching, with a focus on Emotional Eating with a unique combination between Clinical Nutrition and Life Coaching principles. Dr. Nashwa’s goal and passion is to educate, support and empower her clients to live a healthier, happier life. Dr Nashwa is committed to helping people realize their own potential and achieve their weight goals through her two specialties; Clinical Nutrition and Coaching.


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    Is this the right program for you?

    The program will appeal to you if you are:


    Experts in Nutrition

    Coaches who want to add and expand their coaching specialization experience

    Coaches interested in specializing in Cancer Coaching for patients and families of patients.

    Interested Individuals in the topic of Health Coaching.