Last Updated: August 15, 2018

If you’ve been spending more time studying or seeing clients than you have catching up on the latest health coaching news, don’t worry—we’ve got your back. In this edition of our Health Coaching Roundup, we’ll be sharing:

Why you have to be careful what you say.

What our coaches are up to.

How to explain the difference between grass-fed and grass-finished to your clients.

What’s new at the Primal Health Coach Institute.

What should be on your Audible.

Everything you need to ace your first one-on-one session.

…plus so much more.

What’s Happening in the World of Health Coaching

As summer starts to wind down, things are really heating up around here. And we’ve got all the newsworthy articles, resources, blog posts, and success stories to get you up to speed on everything health coaching.

In the News

The new numbers about health coaching opportunities are in, and they’re on the rise.

Health coaching is giving Western medicine a run for its money when it comes to tackling chronic lifestyle diseases.

Tips and Tools

Always keep your certification current, and be careful not to go beyond your scope of practice. Check out nutritionadvocacy.org if you’re in the U.S. for laws within each state, or research health coaching parameters within your local area. And if you’re a Primal Health Coach student or graduate, you have a direct line to the Council of Holistic Health Educators to receive scope of practice advice tailored to your location and circumstances.

Use this checklist to make sure you’re organized and ready for your first one-on-one session.

Learn how to get past self-doubt and overcome your fears about being a health coach once and for all.

Know what an autoresponder is? How about remarketing? Check out our glossary of marketing terms.

A High-Five for Coaches

Marisa Moon says her key to success is telling anyone and everyone that she’s a Primal Health Coach.

See how Primal Health Coach Sheila O’Connor helped her son’s mental health challenges through Primal living.

Primal Health Coach Haley Morris was recently interviewed on the Primal Blueprint Podcast. Follow her journey from vegan to meat-eater on her road to better health.

Shareworthy Reads + Podcasts

Summer might be on its way out, but there’s still time to catch up on our favorite books for health coaches.

What does true and lasting success look like? As Master Coach Christine Hassler explains, it’s a little different than you might think.

When Mark Talks, We Listen

Get insider tips from the man himself on helping your clients integrate exercise while going keto.

Can you always trust a study? Read more about the role funding plays in research, plus Mark Sisson’s thoughts on HITT training, spinach, and timing your collagen intake.

Tell Your Clients This

According to this article, you can officially blame your brain for any poor food choices you make.

Is your beef grass-fed, grass-finished, or pastured? Get the straight answer here.

What’s New Around Here

The newest addition to the Primal Health Coach Institute coursework answers your biggest question—How do I put myself out there? If you’re a PHCI student, check out our latest chapter: The Business of Health Coaching: Marketing. If you’re considering enrolling in PHCI, get the full scoop here.


In this edition of Health Coaching Roundup, we shared everything from our favorite health coaching reads to a checklist for getting ready for your first one-on-one, plus must-know info about staying within your scope of practice, how to help your clients go keto, and the latest additions to Primal Health Coach Institute’s curriculum.

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Discover What You’ll Learn in the Primal Health Coach Coursework

Got questions? We have answers. Gain instant access to the Primal Health Coach Curriculum Guidebook.

In this digital guidebook, we cover:

  • How the Primal Health Coach online program works
  • What to expect from and how to use the online student center
  • Exactly what you’ll learn in each of the 20 chapters
  • The exams, and how to pass them
  • Our library of multimedia educational resources
  • The business tools we provide and the skills you’ll learn