Upcoming Event: Wellness Real Estate Webinar

Wellness Economy Research Webinar Series GWI’s researchers are the pioneers and powerhouse team that have defined and measured the global wellness economy and its 11 sectors for the last 15 years. How do they do this work? What are their current and evolving thoughts on the wellness economy? In this quarterly webinar series, GWI Research Fellows Ophelia Yeung, Katherine Johnston, and Tonia Callender will give…

Wellness Coaching Initiative Awareness Action Kits

Wellness Coaching Initiative Awareness Action Kits AGE AND GENERATIONS One aspect of diversity that often gets overlooked is age, yet age is the one element of diversity every human will eventually share. Demographic aging and increasing age diversity have hastened the need for societies and employers to support individuals across their lifespans. GENDER Coaching, as a profession, can play an important role in promoting gender…

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Initiative Trends for 2024

DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION INITIATIVE 2024 Trends Integrating diversity equity inclusion (DEI) into wellness enhances the effectiveness of initiatives through personalized care, access, representation, community trust and engagement, and innovation. These trends demonstrate a holistic approach to foster DEI in the wellness industry. The concept of inclusive wellness, centered on peace and community, emphasizes cultural practices and emotional support for diverse groups. This is a…

AI and The Future of Health Coaching

AI and The Future of Health Coaching Author: Fiona Cosgrove Artificial intelligence (AI) seems to be everywhere these days, and the world of healthcare is no exception.  With all new technology, it is natural to be wary of the change it may create for several good reasons.  Will AI replace the workforce?  Will it  do a better job at keeping people well?  Somehow I doubt…

Embodied Breathing Habits Article by Peter Litchfield, Ph.D. and Sandra Reamer

Embodied Breathing Habits Article by Peter Litchfield, Ph.D. and Sandra Reamer  published in the Journal of Holistic Healthcare and Integrative Medicine. Peter Litchfield says, “People everywhere use breathing techniques for meeting personal and professional objectives but are rarely informed as to the fundamentals of respiratory physiology and breathing psychology.  The consequence is misguided breathing practices, misinformed practitioners, and a prevailing popular pseudoscience. These articles introduce breathing…