The Role of Health and Wellness Coaching in Worksite Health Promotion

Chapman, Larry S.; Lesch, Nancy; Baun, MaryBeth Pappas
July 2007
American Journal of Health Promotion;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p1
Academic Journal
The article examines the use of personal coaching in employee health promotion programs. Types of personal coaching for employees include disability management coaching, health and wellness coaching, financial planning coaching, and disease management coaching. According to the article, controlling health costs by decreasing employee health risks is one reason why personal coaching is rapidly growing. A chart detailing the positive and negative aspects of different personal coaching models is presented.


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