About

About the Centre for Health Coaching, International Academy for Professional Development and affiliated Centres

The Centre for Health Coaching, International Academy for Professional Development Ltd is affiliated to the National Wellbeing Serviced Ltd. Other centres in the group include the Centre for Coaching (established in 2001) and the Centre for Stress Management (established in 1987). The Centre for Health Coaching was launched in 2017 in order to bring together the specialist courses run at the affiliated centres focusing on health and wellbeing coaching, counselling and training. The Centres and International Academy are International for Coaching Psychology (ISCP) Approved Training Centres.

The International Academy for Professional Development Ltd is an international training centre and consultancy. It is a leading training provider of coaching, psychological coaching and coaching psychology courses. ​It has provided training for coaches, managers, trainers, psychologists, health and HR professionals from Europe to New Zealand.

OUR APPROACH
​The Centre for Health Coaching, International Academy for Professional Development have pioneered the development of evidence based coaching since its inception. The main approach underpinned by research is Cognitive Behavioural and Solution Focused Coaching. Our courses are modular and involve blended learning. Our Course Directors and trainers have published books and articles on coaching, counselling, psychological stress, resilience and wellbeing and other relevant topics.

WE PROVIDE A RANGE OF APPROVED AND PROFESSIONAL BODY RECOGNISED TRAINING PROGRAMMES
Our Centre for Health Coaching, International Academy for Professional Development (IAFPD) courses are run at the Centre or in-house include Certificates and Diplomas in Coaching, Health Coaching, Psychological Coaching, Coaching Psychology, and Stress Management & Performance Coaching. The main assignment can focus on health and wellbeing coaching. All the courses are modular allowing students to attend in 2 or 5-day blocks. The courses are recognised and/or approved by various professional bodies. The IAFPD courses do not have credit ratings.

The International Academy for Professional Development Ltd is an Institute of Leadership and Management Recognised Provider (ILM) and runs ILM approved Development Programmes in the fields of coaching, health coaching and management development.