Resources for a
better conversation

Download industry leading resources to help you embark on health coaching and empower your patients to self-manage their health and wellbeing.

Essential resources to aid a better conversation

Comprehensive Personalised Care Model All age, whole population approach to Personalised Care


Health Coaching National Guidance NHS England, Implementation and Quality Summer Guide


Technical Annexes Implementation and Quality Summary Guide


Health and wellbeing coaches HHS England, Workforce development framework


Seminal better conversation resources Learn from early pioneers of health coaching in the NHS

Learn from comprehensive health coaching guide amalgam of evidence and case studies


Clear actions to implement about how to grow a social movement in health coaching locally


Stories from 162 people about their communications experience, to use in your business case


Download material from our events

Community of practice events

Hear from patient advocates, doctors, AHPs, nurses, public health professionals. film

Health coaching highlights

  • James Sanderson, National Director Personalisation, NHS England, The New Personalisation Model film
  • Matt Simpson, Programme Manager Blackpool Teaching Hospitals ICS film
  • Ross Joannides, Tailored Health Coaching Lead, Horsham, Crawley and Mid Sussex film
  • Steve Keyes, Psychologist and OD lead for Leeds film
  • Nina Finlay and Trudy Dunn, Physiotherapists, West Suffolk University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust film
  • Madeleine Bevan, Community Active Case Manager, Manchester film
  • Nina Barnett, Consultant Pharmacist, London North West University Healthcare Trust film
  • Debbie Neal, Consultant therapist for rehabilitation, Symphony Vanguard film
  • Kate Nash, Lead Respiratory Nurse, Salisbury District Hospital film
  • David Sweeting and Kieran Morling, Physiotherapists, East Coach Community CIC film

Launch event

Key note speaker

  1. Why a better conversation is important - Dr Penny Newman and Sue Denmark
  2. Conversations with clinicians - Dr Andrew McDowell
  3. Conversations with communities - Suzanne Wood
  4. Conversations with communities - Catherine Wilton
  5. A system conversation - Professor Michael West
  6. Addressing the Challenge - Catherine Wilton and Mandy Rudczenko

Workshops - Designing a programme for health coaching

  1. Risk stratification and metrics - Karin Hogsander
  2. Patient activation - Professor Alf Collins
  3. Shared decision making - Robert Ferris Rogers
  4. New technology: A self-management platform - Dr Matt Jameson-Evans and Mike Leaf
  5. Embedding change within organisations - Dr Alison Carter

What NHS professional’s say about health coaching

"Conversation doesn't just reshuffle the
cards. It creates new cards."

How talk can change our lives,
Theodore Zeldin

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