You don't have to keep spending money on courses, credentials, coaches, conferences, and done-for-you programs that aren't helping you get to where you want to be in your health coaching career
Everything you need to step outside of the cookie-cutter health coaching mold, build a successful functional coaching practice, and help more people live better is inside the #1 mentorship group for health coaches...
Watch this video to learn more...
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Did you know that a certification is just the very beginning of what you actually need to grow a profitable health coaching practice?
(Actually, if we're being completely honest, you don't even really need a certification at ALL to build a health coaching business because health coaching is an unregulated profession.)
Here is what you do need to build a successful coaching business:
  • The ability to share your own wellness journey
  • Complete confidence in your abilities
  • An experienced, straightforward and trusted mentor to guide you 
  • A safe and functional coaching method that allows you to help any client regardless of their condition or health goal 
  • Resources, tools, and training that simplify your coaching approach and keep you low-risk
  • Continuing education and professional development brought to you by leading industry experts 
  • A solid support network standing behind you
The big issue, however, is that none of this is included in many certification programs. As a result, most aspiring coaches are left completely in the dark after completing their education.
I want you to know that if this is how you're feeling, you're not alone. The majority of coaches I work with feel this same exact way. This is why they come to me, and why I built this group.
Six years ago, before coaching even became mainstream, I was facing the same dilemma. I had earned my certification, yet I lacked the business and coaching knowledge.

Through trial and error, I was able to figure it all out on my own. But it took me much longer than it should have to build a thriving practice. 

And unfortunately, most coaches don't have years to spare. Most are working full-time and building their coaching businesses on the side with massive dreams that one day, they'll be able to pursue health coaching full-time.
I'm here to make this process much easier for you.
An online mentorship group created by trusted health coach mentor and founder of the Institute for Functional Health Coaching®, Carmen Hunter, for health coaches who are serious about growing successful coaching businesses and want the solutions and support to make their goals a reality.
You'll get access to over $10,000 worth of tools, resources, mentorship, professional development, and training...
An Inventory of Proven Business-Building Templates to Streamline Your Practice & Keep You Low-Risk
High-Mileage Session Forms
Throw away the low-quality health histories! You can use our done-for-you, totally customizable intake docs with your clients or groups. This package includes first, second, third and final session intake forms. The first intake form is over 30 pages long.
$267 Value
60+ Page Thyroid 101 Guide
Are you turning away clients who are dealing with thyroid issues because you're afraid to step outside of your scope of practice, or because you simply don't have the confidence to work with clients who are dealing with complex conditions? If so, this 60+ page eBook will be a game-changer for you.

Use it as a resource to share with your clients to help them learn important information such as: how to discover the right medication, how to find a doctor that works with different thyroid issues, where hypothyroidism actually stems from, how to know whether you have the autoimmune form of hypothyroidism, and so much more.
$87 Value
55-page eBook, Mastering the Art of Whole Foods Living
As a health coach, you know that a whole foods diet is the cornerstone of wellness. But wouldn't it be beneficial to have a comprehensive resource to share with clients, or to use as a framework for a whole foods-based group coaching program?

You'll get access to a completely customizable 55-page whole foods eBook, Mastering the Art of Whole Foods Living: A Three-Month Guide to Success. This eBook, based on my safe EP&A method of coaching, is crammed with information about healthy eating, toxic and inflammatory foods, sleep, exercise, stress and so much more. Download it and customize it to fit your brand.

You'll also get access to a training that will walk you through exactly how to use this eBook to run a 4-week group coaching program that will successfully transition your clients from the standard American diet to a whole foods lifestyle and put them on the path towards optimal wellness.
$97 Value
Successful Doctors' Visit Package
Empower your clients to have more successful doctors' visits with our customizable recommendations guide and template. Walk your clients through the recommendations prior to appointments so they can make the most out of the time they have with their practitioner. 
$19 Value
Whole Foods and Sleep Group Coaching Packages
Kick off your group coaching program next week! This package contains everything needed to run both whole foods and sleep group coaching programs including group coaching explanations and guides for both food and sleep, lead in “free coaching topics” which webinars or free talks can be created around, and a copy of the Whole Food guide and Sleep Guide which are totally editable for your use as well as video walk-throughs of the packages.
$79 Value
An example of my Fees & Services chart
Struggling with what to offer and how to price your services? Use our Fees & Services chart as the foundation for pricing your services and customize it to fit your needs.
Multiple resources you can use as opt-in freebies or give to your clients during sessions
✓ Chicken Bone Broth Made Simple guide
✓ Gluten-Free Pizza Recipe
✓ Sleep guide
✓ Digestion 101 guide
Pure Gold Resources Guide
My 39-page resource guide contains direct links to over 250+ credible wellness resources + walks you through how to use these resources to go beyond detoxes and cleanses and make a bigger impact on more lives (while staying within your scope of practice).
A template + guide for capturing compelling client testimonials  
Compelling client testimonials are essential for business growth! I’m giving you the template I use with my own clients plus a guide that will walk you through how to use it.
A Food and Lifestyle Review template
This comprehensive, completely customizable seven-page food and lifestyle review template is an essential tool for any health coach. Brand it and use it during a one-time, low-cost coaching session to help broaden your exposure and get clients in the door!
Access to Our Most Popular Health Coaching Programs 
Get New Clients in the Door with a Pantry Makeover
Getting clients in the door for a 1-on-1 or group coaching program can be difficult, but I promise it doesn't have to be!

Let me show you how to simplify this process by offering a "pantry makeover" service as the doorway for your larger coaching program (or simply as an a la carte service). 
$37 Value
Approaching & Collaborating with Practitioners & Wellness Leaders
Do you want to collaborate with practitioners, chiropractors, doctors, energy healers, or other health and wellness leaders? 

In this training, you'll learn how to effectively approach local wellness leaders, what you should and shouldn’t say when pitching a business relationship, how to price and present your services in a way that is attractive, and what to do to guarantee you close the relationship. 

You'll also receive tips on what to expect when working in a wellness office and how to stay within your scope when working with clients.
$47 Value
Get Your Next 2-3 Health Coaching Clients ASAP
During this two-hour, value-packed training, you'll learn how to get your next 2-3 clients online or locally; all about the know, like and trust factor and why it matters to your business; how to get prospective clients to resonate with your message and act on your offerings; the exact action steps you can implement to start getting noticed and signing clients right away; and how to overcome the most common barriers to getting clients.
$37 Value
Labs for Functional Health Coaches
Health coaches should be able to help their clients navigate lab testing while staying within the scope of their profession.

By the end of this training, you'll understand and feel confident reading labs, talking to your clients about labs, and recommending specific labs to clients in a low-risk way. You'll also learn when it's NOT appropriate to recommend labs.

You'll be able to use labs as a checklist to uncover mysterious chronic or acute symptoms and walk your clients through their own lab work safely. I'll walk you through examples of real clients and how their lab work was handled.
$197 Value
Safety in Health Coaching Course
The more mainstream health coaching becomes, the SAFER your practice needs to be. You never know when a client might see our advice as prescriptive and diagnostic and you never know how a client may react to foods/supplements/etc. You need to make sure your communication and your method are safe at ALL times. This course will teach you how to stay within your scope of practice as a health coach. 
$745 Value
Mastering the 15-Minute Consultation
Struggling to convert consultations into clients? During this training, you'll learn what to say when someone says they have a "quick question" or asks to pick your brain; the exact dialogue to use when you get ON the free consult; how to avoid giving away information during the free consult; how to honor yourself as a business person; redirecting the potential client to see you as an expert and not someone who does this for free & what language to use when you end the free call.
$37 Value
Safely Work with Thyroid Clients Training
Two-hundred million people worldwide are suffering from problems with their thyroid gland. Half of those cases are undiagnosed. What happens when one of them becomes your client?

As health coaches, we could be missing a huge piece of the puzzle if we aren't able to safely help our clients identify and address issues affecting their thyroid! We can do this and still stay in our lane as health coaches. 

In this comprehensive program, you'll get access to our 4-part training series and our 7-page thyroid intake form.

This training series will equip you with the knowledge you need to help your clients navigate thyroid problems as well as all of the other conditions and issues that are uncovered in the process of learning about the thyroid. 

You'll learn about auto-immunity, thyroid labs, preparing for doctor's appointments, Grave's disease, masters of mimicry (symptoms that mimic thyroid dysfunction), sex hormone problems, cortisol, low iron, leaky gut, and other critical information. 
$197 Value
 Getting Past The Fear in Health Coaching
I'm sure you realize how important of a topic this is. So many health coaches let fear and disappointment hold them back from reaching their full potential. I don't want this to happen to you. 

You'll learn how fear could be stopping you from moving forward in your business, how to overcome fear with real action steps, and the best way to make more money from coaching. 

This training is for you if 1) you're not doing videos yet, 2) you fear FB live 3) you break out in hives when you think of public speaking 4) you believe you can't make money in this business 5) or you've been told you should consider a new line of business due to risk.
 Grow Your Practice with Free Talks
Free talks in your local community (or online) are one of the best ways to meet new clients! 

In this training, we'll cover why free talks are so valuable to your business, how to host free talks without giving away too much information, how to structure the talks for maximum effectiveness, my top spots for hosting free talks and my go-to talk topics.
Start to Finish With the Intake Process
In this training, we'll cover the recommended IFHC® intake process that converts prospects into paying clients. You'll learn how to stop tire-kickers in their tracks and turn more "info seekers" into actual clients.
The When, Why & How of Webinars
Webinars are key for growing your online health coaching business. In this hour-long training, I'll walk you through what you need to know to create your first (or next) virtual webinar that actually gets results.
Legalities in Health Coaching
Confused by health coaching regulations? You're not alone. 

In this training, I'm talking with one of the top legal experts in the industry about safe language, state colors, working with local attorneys, and everything else you need to know to keep your business safe and stay within your scope of practice.
 Simplifying Your Coaching Approach
Let me teach you why a simple health coaching approach works best and how to implement this in your own practice! Not only is this less stressful for you and for your clients, but it helps your client achieve better results.
Success with Group Coaching Programs
With group coaching, you can serve more clients and earn more income while working less. During this training, I'll share my proven strategy for hosting a 3-month group coaching program.
How to Coach Without a Niche
Stressed out by coaches and experts telling you that you need a niche to be successful? Well, good news, you don't and you shouldn't. 

I teach you exactly why you don't need a niche, why choosing a niche can actually threaten the success of your business, and how to attract clients and coach without a niche.
Total Value of Over $2,000!
Access to the "Carmen Coaches Clients" Series
Wish you could witness an experienced health coach work 1-on-1 with real clients? You can during this recorded training series.

Watch me as I coach four clients through the consultation, first, second, third and exit sessions using the IFHC® safe and functional approach to health coaching.

You'll be able to download the clients' session forms and my post-session recommendations to study and learn from.
Total Value of Over $1,000!
Live Training From Top Wellness Experts Every Month + Access to Our Wellness Expert Vault
Forget about having to spend thousands of dollars on seminars and conferences in order to stay ahead of the curve on the topics affecting your clients! 

I bring the leading wellness experts to YOU.

Membership includes instant access to over 40 hour-long training modules from leading industry experts. You'll also get exclusive access to multiple live calls from new experts every month.
MTHFR Gene with Dr. Alan Hopkins
Chronic Conditions with 
Dr. Alan Christianson
Mastering Your Mindset with 
Jessica Eley
Bio-identical Hormones and Treating Women in Menopause with Dr. Rosensweet
Megaspore Probiotics with 
Kiran Krishnan
Talking Trauma with Razi Berry
Selling with Integrity with 
Kendrick Shope
Peri-Menopause & Menopause
with Anna Cabeca
New Breakthroughs in Detoxification with 
Dr. Warren Phillips
Technology for Health Coaches with Mary Agnes Antonopoulos
Chat on Diabetes with 
Dr. Alan Hopkins
With more experts covering these topics:
  •  Estrogen Dominance with Maria Claps
  •  Mitochondria with Dr. Tim Jackson
  • Childhood Trauma with Niki Gratrix
  •  Health & Emotions with Dr. Joan Rosenberg 
  •  Toxins Versus Chemicals with Lara Adler 
  •  Viruses, Glutathione, Bacteria and More with Dr. Tim Jackson 
  •  Mold Toxicity and Methylation with Dr. Tim Jackson
  •  Chronic Pain with Dr. Joe Tatta 
  •  Thryoid Health with Andrea Nakayama 
  •  Insulin Resistance and Gut Health with Dr. Ritamarie Loscalzo
  •  Emotional Eating with Tricia Nelson
  •  Hormones, Nutrients & Intimacy with Dr. Lindsey Berkson
  •  Functional Pediatrics with Dr. Elisa Song 
  •  Neurofeedback and Brain Health with Kaka Ray 
  •  Toxins in Beauty Products with Ann Marie Fine
  •  Legal Q&A for Health Coaches with Sam
  •  Migraines with Erin Knight
  •  Parasites with Dr. Todd Watts
  •  The Health Benefits of CBD and THC Oil with Dr. Maya
  •  Supplement Talk with Dr. Shiroko
  •  Lab Testing in Your Practice with Dr. Alan Hopkins
  •  Hormones with Dr. Shawn Tassone
  • The Benefits of Red Light Therapy
  •  EMFs: The 21st Century Toxin with Nicolas Pinneault
  •  And so much more!
Total Value of Over $3,000!
Mentorship, Motivation, Accountability and Peer Support Inside the Private Facebook Group
You'll get full access to our private, highly engaged Facebook group where you can network with fellow coaches, ask questions, get advice, gain support, and receive real-time mentorship from me.

If you have a question you need an answer to, simply tag me in your post. I'll either give you my best recommendations in the comments, do a livestream in the group and provide on-the-spot mentoring, or, I may even  decide to host a live call to discuss your specific issue if I feel it will benefit the group.
Total Value of Over $1,500!
By joining Health Coach Mentorship & Mastery, you'll: 
  • Have the full support of a trusted mentor with over seven years of experience who is constantly ready and willing to support you and guide you in the right direction
  • Gain the confidence, knowledge, and method to go beyond cookie-cutter health coaching, offer more than just detoxes and weight loss programs, and empower your clients to get to the root of their health issues
  • Wake up every morning with a renewed sense of purpose and know that you're changing lives
  • Have the skills, approach, and confidence to work alongside physicians and other wellness leaders
  • Be a part of a community of encouraging, like-minded health coaches who want to help each other grow 
  • Streamline your business and start bringing in more clients and earning more income while actually reducing your workload
I've helped hundreds of other coaches reach their career goals by giving them the method, knowledge, confidence, tools, and mentorship that every coach should have access to. Here are some of their stories:
You could spend months or even years scrambling and back-peddling, trying to figure it all out on your own
Or, you could make the decision to join Health Coach Mentorship & Mastery and skip ahead in your business six years practically overnight...
Fall 2018 Registration is Closed!
*Please note that if you select the monthly option, content will be dripped out on a monthly basis. Annual members receive instant access to all content. 

Lisa Fraley, Legal Coach

Carmen helps health coaches become educated, get prepared and take action by arming them with helpful steps to be a health coach in a way that makes you feel comfortable and courageous to grow your practice and help more clients. To sum it up in one word, Carmen's superpower is that she's a connector. She is the queen of connecting you to respected experts and information to help you dive in deeper in a wide variety of subject areas so you can deliver greater value to your clients. And, she does it all with a functional approach so you can help yourself AND your clients to live more optimal lives. 

 Andrea Bertani, health coach

“Carmen has a knack for leading coaches in a positive direction through her positive energy, enthusiasm, expertise and experiences. Her sincere desire to help coaches avoid the pitfalls in the health coaching business is a true blessing.”

Sandy N., health coach

I have gotten so much out of this already. Plus you make me smile and laugh. I am so glad i get to be apart of this amazing group and thank you for all of your hard work on putting this all together this is not easy work. Even though you make it sound effortless. Thank you.

Linda H., health coach

Carmen Hunter is a bottomless pit of nutrition knowledge and I HIGHLY recommend her if you need more information on an area of health that you are not as knowledgeable about. As a health coach, I work with an array of clients and it’s nearly impossible for me to find time to research and locate appropriate resources for all of their needs. After one call with Carmen, she provided me with a list of excellent resources to send to my clients and answered all of my questions! I will definitely use her again as she makes running my business easier and more effective + I feel like I have a new friend I can go to if I need to be advised! -
Consider Health Coach Mentorship & Mastery your ticket to the coaching career you've been working towards since day one. It's a one-stop hub that puts every resource you need at your fingertips so you can focus on your zone of genius - serving others.
Have questions?

When does registration open again?

We only registration twice per year, in the fall and in the spring. Fall 2018 registration is now closed.

What happens when I sign up?

After signing up, you’ll receive a welcome email with all the information you need to access the membership site and the private Facebook group. 

Are the materials downloadable?

The informational documents and the templates can be downloaded but the videos cannot.

Can I use these materials in my own practice?

You are encouraged to use the templates, guides, and resources in your own business – that’s what they are there for! These tools were created for health coaches who want to safely and efficiently serve their clients.

What is your cancellation and refund policy?

I’m completely confident that you’ll find Health Coach Mentorship and Mastery well worth your investment. However, you are free to cancel your membership at any time. 

Please note that, as you'll receive thousands of dollars in digital documents immediately upon enrollment, we are not able to offer refunds. If you're unsure whether Health Coach Mentorship & Mastery is right for you, email!

Fall 2018 Registration is Closed!
*Please note that if you select the monthly option, content will be dripped out on a monthly basis. Annual members receive instant access to all content. 
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