Life Coaching

By Sahar Azami | Last reviewed on June 18, 2019
Reviewed by Ralph Miller, MA, BS, CCHT, RMT, CYT, CPLC.

Life Coaching is a relationship between a life coach and a client, in which the life coach offers guidance and assistance through various issues and concerns the client may have. Life coaching is different from consulting, psychology, or counseling.

Types of life coaches include:

  • Executive Coach
  • Financial Coach
  • Health Coach
  • Life Balance Coach
  • Relationship Coach
  • Small Business Coach

This definition page was last reviewed on June 18, 2019. All references are available in the References tab.


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Rakel, D. (2018). Integrative medicine. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.

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