Contributing Faculty, Instructors, and Experts

Our faculty and expert contributor list continues to grow. Here is a sampling of those who are faculty, instructors, and expert contributors to the IHW Coaching curriculum.

  • Rocky Crocker, MD Rocky Crocker, MD
    Program Director, IHeLp and IHW Coaching
    Director, Strategic Clinical Planning and Implementation, Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine; Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine; Chief medical officer for American Specialty Health (ASH); AWCIM Fellowship Alumni ~ 2007
    Expertise: Family Medicine, Health & Wellness Coaching, Clinic Strategy
  • Robert Rhode Robert Rhode, PhD
    Clinical Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine; Clinical Associate Professor, The Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy, College of Public Programs, Arizona State University; Motivational Interviewing Trainer, Road Home; Psychologist, Canyon Ranch
    Expertise: Motivational Interviewing, Psychiatry
  • David Rychener David Rychener, PhD
    Integrative Health Coaching, Veterans Affairs; (Independent Contractor for Training development and delivery)
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching, Spirituality, Family and Marriage Therapy
  • Meg Jordan Meg Jordan, PhD, RN, CWP
    Department Chair of Integrative Health Studies and Somatic Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies; Author: How to be a Health Coach: An Integrative Wellness Approach; Executive Team Member, National Consortium for Credentialing Health and Wellness Coaches
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching, Behavioral Health, Psychiatric Nursing
  • Karen Gregory-Mercado Karen Gregory-Mercado, PhD, MPH, MCHES, CWWS
    Instructor of Health Coaching, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University; Certified Intrinsic Coach
    Expertise: Behavioral Health, Nutrition, Health Coaching
  • Adrienne Lindsey Adrienne Lindsey, DBH
    Senior Research Specialist, Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy and Faculty Associate, Social Work and Behavioral Health Departments, Arizona State University
    Expertise: Motivational Interviewing, Behavioral Health
  • Candace Gregory Candace Gregory, BSN, RN-BC, NC-BC
    Mentor-Supervisor, AWCIM Integrative Health Coaching
    Whole Health Coaching, Veterans Health Administration; Health Mentor and Supervisor, American Holistic Nurses Association Nurse Coach; Owner, Nurture the Nurse
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching
  • Priscilla Abercrombie Priscilla Abercrombie RN, NP, Ph.D., AHN-BC, NBC-HWC.
    Mentor-Supervisor, AWCIM Integrative Health Coaching
    Retired NP (SF General, UCSF-Osher) and Clinical Professor (UCSF); Owner, Women's Health & Healing - a private IH Coaching practice.
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching; Integrative Medicine; Mind-Body; Group Facilitation; Pain Management
    AWCIM Alumni: Fellowship Class of 2004 ;IH Coaching Class of 2015 Summer
  • Paul Bokker Paul Bokker Ph.D.,LPC-S/TA, BCC, NBC-HWC
    Mentor-Supervisor, AWCIM Integrative Health Coaching
    Founder and CEO of Hope Behavioral Healthcare in Cherokee Village Arkansas, founder of Thrive Wellness.
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching; Mental Health; Group Facilitation; Spirituality and Wellness.
    AWCIM Alumni: IHeLp Class of 2014 Winter ;IH Coaching Class of 2015 Summer
  • Kathleen Welshman Kathleen Welshman, BA, RN-BC, NBC-HWC, HN-BC
    Mentor-Supervisor, AWCIM Integrative Health Coaching
    Nurse Health Coach at Hackensack Meridian Integrative Health & Medicine in New Jersey.
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching; Mental Health; Group Facilitation.
    AWCIM Alumni: IHeLp Class of 2014 Winter; IH Coaching Class of 2016 Spring.
  • Betsy Harrison Betsy Harrison LCMHC, NBC-HWC
    Mentor-Supervisor, AWCIM Integrative Health Coaching
    Founding partner at Counseling Associates of New London, in New Hampshire.
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching; Mental Health; Group Facilitation.
    AWCIM Alumni: IHeLp Class of 2014 Winter; IH Coaching Class of 2017.
  • Lauve Metcalfe Lauve Metcalfe, M.S., FAWHP, CWC
    Mentor-Supervisor, AWCIM Integrative Health Coaching
    Research Faculty, University of Arizona College of Medicine; Associate Director, Center for Physical Activity and Nutrition; Health & Wellness Board of Advisors, Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital, affiliate of Harvard Medical School; Author, Reshaping Your Body, Rethinking Your Mind; Co-author, The BEST Exercise Program for Osteoporosis Prevention
    Expertise: Health & Wellness Coaching
  • Sara Regester Sara Regester, RN, BSN, Certified Health Coach
    Mentor-Supervisor, AWCIM Integrative Health Coaching
    Founder, Directions 4 Wellness, LLC
    Expertise: Integrative Health Coaching

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