Nurse Coach

Nurse Coaching

Nurse Coaching is a hot new field that embodies why so many of you got into nursing in the first place. Learn to partner with your patients and empower their choices and actions. You will find greater job satisfaction, personal growth and a supportive community here. 

RSVP for a free 1-hour class and experience nurse coaching first-hand and the power of the Wisdom of the Whole coaching model. 

Nurse Coaching – Get Certified!

We are one of the few coaching schools that provides training hours for ALL THREE of these national board certifications:

  • AHNCC’s Nurse Coach (NC-BC, HWNC-BC) and/or Holistic Nurse Certifications
  • ICHWC’s Health and Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC)
  • ICF Coach Certifications (ACC, PCC, MCC

Ready to be a Nurse Coach?

    • Foundations I (15-hours)

      This course will provide beginning skill training and practice from a holistic/integral perspective for:
        • Core coaching competencies from the International Coach Federation
            • Setting the Foundation: ethical guidelines and professional standards, setting coaching agreements


            • Co-creating the Relationship: establishing trust and intimacy, coaching presence


            • Communicating Effectively: active listening, powerful questions, direct communication


            • Facilitating Learning and Results: creating awareness, designing actions, planning and
              goal setting, managing progress and accountability


            • Stages and maps of change


            • Mind, body, spirit coaching principles
Foundations 2A
Foundations 2B
60 Hour Program
Free Class
Mini WOW
You are now a
Nurse Coach (NC-BC)
or Health and Wellness
Nurse Coach (HWNC-BC)!
Introductory Offerings
Master Classes
Additional Offerings
Nurse Coach Exam
Prep Course
Apply &
Take the Test


  • Makes me a better nurse, and I have more meaningful conversations with patients
  • Gives me more job satisfaction because I’m making a difference
  • Helps me have better relationships with my family and friends
  • Helps me take better care of myself
  • Helps me be a better, more skillful leader and function at my full potential
  • I get inspired by the changes my patients/clients make
  • In my private practice, I have the freedom to set my own schedule


  • Discover new holistic/integral ways to work with your clients
  • Learn 25 holistic (mind-body-spirit) coaching tools
  • Develop your intuition and listen at the body-level
  • Experience a sense of connection, depth, and community
  • Meet like-minded people who operate from an expanded awareness
  • Study from home at your own pace: Fun & Flexible!
  • AHNA-Endorsed Program

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Nurse Coaching Success Stories:

Giving Voice to the Process

Wisdom of the Whole Coaching Academy graduate Ann Loth DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, APHN-BC, HWNC-BC describes how our 60-hour coach training program has helped her define the way she works with patients.

Deeper Relationship with my Patients

Wisdom of the Whole Coaching Academy graduate and faculty member Susanne Cutshall, RN, DNP, APRN-CNS, APHN, HWNC, explains how coaching has provided her with greater job satisfaction in her role as a nurse.

Partnering with My Patients

Wisdom of the Whole Coaching Academy graduate and faculty member, Laura Wentworth, DNP, ACNS-BC, HWNC-BC, AHN-BC, describes how our 60-hour coach training program has taught her how to partner with her clients.