Free Sample Course

Intro To Creating Wellness:
Functional Medicine & Positive Psychology

Embark on a transformative learning journey with our complimentary self-paced course!

Dive into the foundational elements of functional medicine and positive psychology, which serve as invaluable roadmaps for achieving optimal well-being personally, and helping others do the same.

In this course you’ll receive foundational instruction in:

  1. Fundamental principals of functional medicine.
  2. Core tenets of positive psychology.
  3. The powerful influence of character strengths on health and wellness.
Enroll now to unlock a world of knowledge and empowerment!

This course is created and taught by Functional Medicine Coaching Academy’s founder, Dr. Sandra Scheinbaum, and covers topics that form the cornerstone of the Functional Medicine Coaching Academy’s award-winning, industry-recognized health coaching certification program. šŸ†

Your Instructor
Sandra Scheinbaum, PhD

Health & wellness practitioner and educator Dr. Sandra Scheinbaum is passionate about transforming our healthcare system, preventing physician burnout, and empowering people to become CEOs of their own health.

She believes that a great health coach is an ally each of us needs to make healthy changes that actually last. With her co-founder Elyse Wagner and in collaboration with The Institute for Functional Medicine, Dr. Scheinbaum founded The Functional Medicine Coaching Academy in 2014.

A clinical psychologist for nearly 40 years, Dr. Scheinbaum is an expert in positive psychology and mind-body medicine, and the author of “Functional Medicine Coaching,” “Stop Panic Attacks in 10 Easy Steps,” and “How to Give Clients the Skills to Stop Panic Attacks.” She is a regular contributor toĀ Forbes on Health and Wellness, as well as the host of theĀ Health Coach Talk podcast.

Sandra Scheinbaum, Ph.D., IFMCP

FMCA: Founded in 2014

The Functional Medicine Coaching Academy has certified nearly 4K health coaches to date.

The Institute for Functional Medicine

In Collaboration with IFM

Only Health Coaching Program designed in collaboration with The Institute for Functional Medicine.

National Board Certified - Health & Wellness Coach Approved Seal


Health and Wellness Coach Training & Education Program providing the highest level of training available.

United States Distance Learning Associationā€™s

Award Winning Program

Honored by the United States Distance Learning Association for Excellence in Teaching/Training Award in 2020.