This course is a health and wellness training program with an emphasis on chronic pain. You will learn motivational interviewing (MI) skills from chronic pain coaches that bring current real-world experience to the classroom. Each class is kept small to facilitate group discussion and interaction. This is an online course designed to prepare students for the National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC) exam.
Upon graduation, you will receive the Certification of Certified Health and Wellness Coach (CHWC) for successfully completing the requirements for TCCU, which includes training in chronic pain coaching and Motivational Interviewing.
The requirements to sit for the NBHWC exam can be found here.
Our coach training program provides trainees with comprehensive health and wellness tools, with an emphasis on pain-management coaching skills through education, practice, and mentoring during a 17-week course. TCC®U faculty includes experienced coaches, many who specialize in pain management and motivational interviewing. Education combines general coaching skills and best practices with specific attention to working with pain clients. To complete the course, trainees must pass a comprehensive exam and a practicum of recorded calls.