In this article published by Forbes Advisor, Kayla Missman dives into various ways to become a Health and Wellness Counselor, highlighting NWI’s Certified Wellness Practitioner (CWP) credential.
Health and wellness counselors play a vital role in improving the physical and mental well-being of individuals. They educate communities, counsel clients, and promote healthy habits. Demand is growing, driven by a focus on preventative healthcare. Becoming a counselor requires specialized education and licensing. Certifications can be an important element in assuring your ability to others, as stated in the article, “Certifications vouch for a professional’s skill level, leading to more job prospects and higher pay. Consider pursuing professional certification as a health and wellness counselor.”
There are many kinds of wellness specialists. CWP is available and applicable to any wellness counselor that is eligible to take the exam.