The Academy For Health Coaching

Recent and Previous Work

We have:

  • Trained hundreds of cancer clinicians up and down the UK as a supplied to the National Cancer Survivorship Initiative.
  • Designed and delivered a blended learning intervention for therapists at Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust, including evaluating the impact of the training on patient experience of the consultation.
  • Created a Certificate in Physical Activity Coaching in partnership with Lifetime Training.
  • Created a NICE compliant, MI consistent, multi-component weight management programme currently running in a London Borough and East Sussex.
  • Helped UKONS (the UK Oncology Nursing Society) establish its own ‘health coaching academy’ – including training and supporting 10 nurse academics / trainers to cascade MI-based health coaching, shared decision making and person centred care within their local health economies
  • Designed and run Peer Support training workshops for the National Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham
  • Helped UK Active with the selection and training of community exercise professionals for their Lets Get Moving interventions in several parts of the UK
  • Created the training materials for the national roll-out of the Let’s Get Moving physical activity care pathway
  • Trained over 100 physical activity advisers for the National Exercise Referral Scheme for the Welsh Assembly Government
  • Created a RCGP accredited course ‘difficult conversations’ and delivered this to a large number of GP’s and primary care nurses for Lewisham CCG.
  • Co-authored a review on brief interventions for obesity for the National Obesity Observatory