Teaching Health Coaches to Integrate Positive Psychology with Physical Health to Improve Disease Management Outcomes, a July 18, 2007 audio conference on CD-ROM, serves as a training session for health coaches on theories and strategies to improve coaching outcomes through the integration of mental and physical health.
Listen to pre-conference comments from our presenter.
During this 90-minute audio conference, industry expert Margaret Moore, CEO, Wellcoaches Corporation described coaching theories and strategies and conducted a live coaching demonstration to illustrate the theories and strategies in action. Conference participants had the opportunity to ask questions on the techniques Moore used during the coaching session following the demonstration.
Here's what participants said about the live program:
The conference gave "a good perspective on the patient needs," said Melanie Williams with AirLogix.
It "clearly showed how valuable coaching is in helping people grow," said Melissa Tobler, RN, vice president of clinical strategies at Wachovia Insurance Services.
"It was interactive with a role modeling case to give others the ideas as to how to do the coaching over the phone," said a social worker with a midwest health plan.
You will get details on:
- Health coaching theories, evidence and outcomes;
- Developing the right skill sets for effective coaching;
- Integrating mental and physical health;
- Establishing growth-promoting relationships between coaches and clients; and
- Providing the right tools to the health coach toolbox.
WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM THIS AUDIO CONFERENCE?
CEOs, medical directors, disease management directors, managers and coordinators, health plan executives, care management nurses, business development and strategic planning directors.
Available in three formats
- CD-ROM for computer play
- CD-ROM for stereo play
- On Demand version accessible online
Please note the stereo version ships as two CD-ROMs, whereas the .mp3 version ships as one CD-ROM.
ABOUT OUR PANELIST:
||Having supplemented coach training with live coaching demos for many years, Wellcoaches CEO Margaret Moore has found that the demos are more powerful than lectures in bringing to light essential coaching skills.
Margaret Moore is the founder and CEO of Wellcoaches Corporation, a strategic partner of the American College of Sports Medicine, which is building the new profession of wellness coach. Wellcoaches partners to deliver wellness coaching services to consumers, corporations, and health clubs. Wellcoaches has trained 2,000 coaches in the past four years.
Moore is a 17-year veteran of the biotechnology industry in the UK, France, Canada, and the USA. She served in executive marketing and business development roles in two multinational pharmaceutical companies (now part of AstraZeneca and Aventis), and as COO and CEO of two biotechnology companies, including the launch of a cancer biotechnology company that merged with publicly traded Medigene AG (Germany) in 2001.
Moore is the lead author of the Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Coaching Psychology Manual in press. Moore co-developed a Harvard Medical School CME program teaching physicians a basic coaching roadmap http://cmeonline.med.harvard.edu/course_descriptions.asp?Course_id=52 leading to the launch of an Institute of Lifestyle Medicine http://www.institutelifestylemedicine.net.
Moore is the lead or co-author of other publications including Principles of Behavioral Psychology in Wellness Coaching and Relational Flow: Theoretical Model for the Intuitive Dance (new theory of coaching psychology), and a white paper titled “The Obesity Epidemic: A Confidence Crisis calling for Professional Coaches http://www.wellcoaches.com/images/whitepaper.pdf.
Moore received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from University of Western Ontario and a Master of Business Administration from the Ivey School of Business.