Hello, I’m Ricki Thehealthcoach!
I am a health coach specializing in behavior modification for individuals in need of changing their current eating and physical activity behaviors. I work with clients who have been diagnosed with a chronic illness and have been instructed to alter their current diet from the american standard diet to a more life sustaining whole food plant based diet. I have a Bachelors degree in health and wellness and a Masters degree in Health education. I hold certifications in research and health education.I have over 20 years experince in cardivascular and oncology research.
I have worked in healthcare for 20 years as a clinical research professional in the therapeutic areas of cardiovascular and oncology research. I have a Master’s of Science Degree in Health Education from Purdue University. I hold certifications in clinical research, health education and fitness training.
My experience and education has equipped me with extensive knowledge in holistic nutrition, health coaching, and chronic illness prevention. Drawing on these skills I work with clients to help them make lifestyle changes that produce real and lasting results. Specializing in behavior modification techniques that enable the client to progress from pre-contemplation to action with proven techniques.
Services include: Health and wellness classes, meal/menu planning workshops, motivational counseling, speaking engagements and grocery store tours.