Credentialing & Certification Options

All Mindfulness Coaching School classes are live, interactive, and web-based; offering you the option to call in on your phone or computer with live-streaming video.

Become fully credentialed…
Our school can provide you with the training needed to obtain International Coach Federation credentialing.

Earn unique standing…
Receive exclusive certification as a Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach with us.

Take a single class for…
• ICF Core Competency CCEs
• Counseling CEUs via the New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board
• EMDRIA CEUs through The Dynamic Trio: EMDR, Positive Psychology & Somatic Coaching

Prices listed below include only class hours. Program prices are not paid-in-full up-front, rather each class is paid for individually, as you move through the program. You have the option to pay in two (for 12-hour classes) or three (for the 24-hour class) installments.


ICF Credentialing Programs

These programs give you the required class and Mentor Coaching hours to apply for credentialing as an Associate or Professional Certified Coach through the International Coach Federation.

ICF ACC – Associate Certified Coach

60 class hours / $3,300.00

Required Classes – 60 hours
S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are – 24 hours
Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set – 12 hours
Co-Active Communication: Cultivating Connection, Courage, Resilience and Kindness – 12 hours
The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge – 12 hours

In addition to above class hours, the following must be completed:
• Ten total hours of Mentor Coaching – seven group hours in Mentor Coach Group and a minimum of three one-on-one hours with ICF Registered Mentor Coach Ann-Marie McKelvey.
• Coaching Log demonstrating 100 hours (75 paid) of coaching experience with at least eight different clients.
• Completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment (CKA).

ICF PCC – Professional Certified Coach

125 class hours / $7,025.00

Completing the PCC requirements also fulfills the 108 class hours required to become a Certified Mindfulness & Wellness Coach through the Mindfulness Coaching School.

Required Classes – 60 hours
S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are – 24 hours
Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set – 12 hours
Co-Active Communication: Cultivating Connection, Courage, Resilience and Kindness – 12 hours
The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge – 12 hours

Electives – minimum 65 hours needed (five 12-hour classes + one 5-hour class, or more)
The Dynamic Trio: EMDR, Positive Psychology & Somatic Coaching – 12 hours
Becoming a Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach: You at Your Best – 12 hours
Becoming a Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach: You and Your Clients – 12 hours
And If Steve Jobs Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
And If Georgia O’Keeffe Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
And If Natalie Goldberg Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
Mindful Eating: Mindful Life – 12 hours
Where Mind Goes, Qi Goes: Somatic Coaching with Qigong – 5 hours
Body Electric – 12 hours

In addition to above class hours, the following must be completed:
• Ten total hours of Mentor Coaching – seven group hours in Mentor Coach Group and a minimum of three one-on-one hours with ICF Registered Mentor Coach Ann-Marie McKelvey.
• Coaching Log demonstrating 500 hours (450 paid) of coaching experience with at least 25 different clients
• Completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment (CKA)


Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach Certification

108 class hours / $6,000.00

Authentically integrate mindfulness, wellness and somatic wisdom into your life; so you can walk the talk and coach others to do the same. This certification is offered exclusively through Mindfulness Coaching School.

Completing the requirements for Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach certification also fulfills the 60 class hours required for ICF ACC and goes toward the 125 class hours required for ICF PCC. This certificate is issued only after you have met all requirements, including class hours, Mentor Coaching hours, coaching practice hours, and completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment.

Required Classes – 96 hours
S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are – 24 hours
Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set – 12 hours
Co-Active Communication: Cultivating Connection, Courage, Resilience and Kindness – 12 hours
The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge – 12 hours
Becoming a Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach: You at Your Best – 12 hours
Becoming a Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach: You and Your Clients – 12 hours
Mindful Eating: Mindful Life – 12 hours

Electives – 12 hours needed
The Dynamic Trio: EMDR, Positive Psychology & Somatic Coaching – 12 hours
And If Steve Jobs Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
And If Georgia O’Keeffe Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
And If Natalie Goldberg Were Your Coach… – 12 hours

Where Mind Goes, Qi Goes: Somatic Coaching with Qigong – 5 hours
Body Electric – 12 hours

In addition to above class hours, the following must be completed:
• Ten total hours of Mentor Coaching – seven group hours in Mentor Coach Group and a minimum of three one-on-one hours with ICF Registered Mentor Coach Ann-Marie McKelvey.
• Coaching Log demonstrating 100 hours (75 paid) of coaching experience with at least eight different clients, focused on Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coaching.
• Completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment


*As of March 1, 2017, to receive any level of credentialing or certification through Mindfulness Coaching School, all students are required to take:
(1) Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set
(2) S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are
(3) Co-Active Communication: Cultivating Connection, Courage, Resilience and Kindness
(4) The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge