Meg Jordan
Health Coaching and Human Flourishing: 6 Big Ideas to Transform Your Practice

Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Time: 1pm ET/10 am PT

Prof. Meg Jordan, PhD, RN, CWP, is Chair of Integrative Health Studies, Somatic Psychology and Human Sexuality at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. She is a clinical medical anthropologist, RN specializing in integrative and collaborative practice models, a behavioral health specialist, certified health coach, and has received research grants from Aetna Foundation to explore health coaching for underserved populations. She is author of How To Be A Health Coach, The Fitness Instinct; was founding Editor of American Fitness Magazine; Co-President of the National Wellness Institute; and former Director of Integrative Practice at the Health Medicine Institute.

She serves on numerous boards, including the National Consortium for Credentialing Health and Wellness Coaches. In addition to mentoring and teaching graduate students as they become catalysts for health and healing, she has a part-time clinical practice in behavioral medicine, working with interactive guided imagery, cognitive restructuring coaching, and helping people navigate integrative health options. Her ethnographic research on multidisciplinary healing circles has been adopted by several universities and clinical settings.