Job Description: Wellness Coach
As part of the Confluence direct-care team, the Wellness Coach plays an important role aiding in the physical, mental and emotional health of participants. The Wellness Coach is an integral link in the spectrum of services offered at Confluence. This person works directly with participants to help maintain wellness through teaching mindfulness/meditation, a weekly Mindfulness-Based-Stress- Reduction(MBSR) group, facilitating weekly yoga class, and a weekly course on nutrition/wellness. The Wellness Coach also works as a member of the treatment team working closely with direct-care staff, therapists and clinical director and the health services director.
Lead daily (Monday-Thursday) meditation group
Prepare and teach 1.5 hour weekly nutrition and wellness group
Prepare and teach 1.5 hour weekly MBSR class
1-hour weekly Yoga instruction for participants
Engage with direct-care staff around ways incorporate mindfulness through wilderness excursions/daily activities
Train and assist staff who provide medication assistance
Liaison with Clinical Team to address concerns regarding participant wellness
Provide monitoring and education to participants on best practices to improve nutrition, sleep, activity and mindfulness
About this company
Confluence is a short-term residential mental health program providing treatment to young adults with psychological, emotional, substance-use and relational challenges. Confluence is a clinically-intensive therapeutic program with a focus on whole person health, including nutrition, physical health and wellness.