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Coaching for Mental Health and Wellbeing

Coaching is one of the fastest growing professions today. WorkWise combine Kingstown College’s cutting-edge coaching principles and tools to develop a unique coaching model for mental health.

MindWise, in partnership with Kingstown College, offer the only Advanced Diploma in Coaching for Mental Health and Wellbeing in the world.  The course is full accredited by the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC).

This programme is an excellent and unique opportunity to train in the area of Mental Health and Wellbeing Coaching. Designed for those practicing in mental health and associated areas, this course will equip you with skills to diversify your practice while learning techniques that can powerfully benefit your client on their journey of recovery to discovery.

How Will This Course Benefit You?

  • You will learn cutting edge coaching principles, tools and techniques

  • Market research conducted by MindWise has shown that 98% of surveyed stakeholders within the social care community believe MHWB coaching to be a good fit with their overall strategic direction.

  • Development of Reflective Practice

  • Ability to analyse problems in a systematic matter and apply critical judgement and competence to complex and demanding situations

Who Is This Course For?

  • Mental Health practitioners such as therapists and counsellors

  • Personal Development Professionals such as current life coaches, social workers, Psychologists and those working in the allied professional fields

  • Those with experience of working within the field of mental health

"This was a fabulous, life-changing course and a fantastic learning experience which challenges you to develop yourself in the hope of being able to help others".

Advanced Diploma in Coaching for Mental Health and Wellbeing

Courses will start in September 2019 and applications are open now. Please note there are limited spaces on the course and places are on a first come first serve basis.


Workshop Dates

19th & 20th September 2019

24th & 25th October

21st & 22nd November

29th November (Mastery Day)

23rd & 24th January 2020

20th & 21st February

19th & 20th March

27th March (Mastery Day)


NB: Options available for Foundation and Certificate level


Pinewood House,46 Newforge Lane, Belfast, BT9 5NW, United Kingdom



For All Enquiries, Contact Fiona Scullion

More Information

By the end of the 2-day programme participants will:

  • Be able to define coaching
  • Understand the difference between coaching and other therapies
  • Be introduced to The Core Principles of Mental Health and Wellbeing Coaching
  • Have knowledge of the key skills required by a coach
  • Be introduced to and have utilised core coaching tools
  • Be introduced to Recovery to Discovery approach in mental health & wellbeing
  • Be introduced to Resilience Coaching

Who is this course for?

  • Those already working in the area of mental health and/or wellbeing
  • Leaders, managers and supervisors who would like to learn more about the importance of using coaching to assist people dealing with mental health and wellbeing issues to discover new possibilities
  • Individuals who want to develop themselves personally and realise how coaching can enhance their life

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