Students are required to complete a practicum as part of the Master’s Degree that helps them fine-tune Lifestyle Prescriptions® Root-Cause Analysis & Health Coaching Techniques & Protocols through practical application in a clinical setting with clients.
The Master’s Health Coaching Practicum III Course requires students to work in actual health coaching settings with an approved practicum III mentor and includes:
- Offsite Practicum in own clinic or with a partner practice/clinic/center.
Student must request approval to either work with clients in his/her own practice or to work with clients in a partner clinic or center. M.A. students submit a practicum & client case review demonstrating mastery in Root-Cause Analysis & Health Coaching focused on health outcomes with at least 50 clients.
- 3-Months Health Coaching Practice with a freshman LPU student (year 1).
LPU faculty will assign a LPU student (enrolled in year 1 – LPHC). M.A. Practicum III students will work with the LPHC student for 3-Months which must include 5 live consultations, reviewing & writing weekly Lifestyle Prescriptions® and coaching client via email/phone/chat for 3 months. The M.A. will benefit in learning skills and the new LPHC student will see a master practitioner in action and improve personal health habits.
After completion of the practicum students will be able to demonstrate competence and mastery in applying:
- Lifestyle Prescriptions® Root-Cause Analysis
- Root-Cause based Health Coaching Techniques
- Lifestyle Prescriptions® Protocols for Auto-Immune and other complex health issues
- Lifestyle Medicine protocols
LPU faculty members and mentors will monitor and supervise and are available for questions, providing feedback and be available for regular live Q&A sessions.
This course can be accessed by M.A. degree program students.
By completing this course students earn 5 ECTS study credits which can be applied towards the Integrated Master’s Degree.
Accreditations & Certificates
A course certificate of attendance will be provided.
Tuition & Financial Aid
Contact us for a detailed overview of the course tuition including potential credits, financial aid and sponsorship options.
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