• 5Feb

    Health coaching in the community to improve health literacy

    The NHS England Long Term Conditions Improvement Programme is holding a webinar looking at health coaching in the community, and the role of non-clinical staff & people with lived experience as coaches.

    10 February 2016 from 11.30am – 12.30pm

    Health Coaching in the community-the role of non-clinical staff & people with lived experience as coaches

    Guest speakers: Jim Phillips and Anya de Iongh

    Hosted by: Bev Matthews, Long Term Conditions Programme Lead, NHS England

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    Health coaching is often seen in the context of the clinical setting around specific health outcomes. Increasingly Health coaching is being seen as a service in its own right-often delivered by trained staff and volunteers without a clinical background.

    This Webinar will explore the advantages of using dedicated health coaches and use of coaching skills in the community setting.

    Learning Outcomes

    • Health coaching to improve health literacy and activation.
    • Overview of ways Health coaching is being used – brief look at two successful lay led services
    • Difference/interplay between health coaching and services such as social prescribing
    • Training, supervision and quality standards and competencies for lay coaches
    • Interplay with clinical services – understanding the relationship between clinical health coaching and the role of lay coaches

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