Invitation to the National Wellness Institute of Australia Workshop and Annual General Meeting 2020,
7 December 2020, 6.00pm AEST (on Zoom)

This year, to comply with COVID-19 restrictions and considerations, The National Wellness Institute of Australia (NWIA) Annual General Meeting will be held via zoom.

National Wellness Institute of Australia (NWIA) members and guests are invited to attend the 2020 Workshop and Annual General Meeting (AGM), which is being held online via Zoom, on 7 December 2020, 6.00pm AEST.

 The Annual General Meeting starts off with a workshop speaker:



Fiona Cosgrove is the owner of Wellness Coaching Australia in Australia, where she has been running programs for over 12 years and is at the forefront of the industry, both in Australia and with international involvement. Fiona holds master’s degrees in Sports Science and in Counselling and is undertaking a PhD through Canterbury Christ Church University in the UK. She serves on the Board of Health Coaches Association Australian and New Zealand and Vice Chairs the Global Wellness Institute’s Wellness Coaching Initiative, both promoting the need for further standards, research and development of the file of health and wellness coaching. Her career in health and wellness spans three decades and she has held multiple roles across business and academia. Fiona is the author of Coach Yourself to Wellness book and workbook.

6.05PM – 6.08PM Opening and Welcome

6.10PM – 6.40PM Workshop – Health and Wellness Coaching – an emerging solution for lasting lifestyle change? Fiona is a key spokesperson for this growing industry in Australia. Her talk will provide up to date information on the “state of play” of this relatively new health career and will clarify some of the misconceptions around the role. Her talk will cover:

  • What HWC is and what HWC is not?
  • Who does it and how they become qualified?
  • What the evidence says about ifs effectiveness in supporting changes
  • Where the profession sits international and within Australia

6.42PM – 7.00PM Q & A

7.02PM – 7.30PM NWIA 2020 AGM 

For more information, please contact

Ina Koka (JP-Qualified)

NWIA Secretariat

National Wellness Institute of Australia