Where Can I Find a Corporate Health and Wellness Trainer?

Are you looking for a health and wellness corporate personal trainer service that will get you the results you are searching for? At Silicon Valley Health & Wellness, we have fitness professionals dedicated to promoting health and wellness throughout the Bay Area. We service San Jose and surrounding cities (Campbell, Saratoga, Los Gatos, Sunnyvale). With our personal trainers, you are getting more than just a workout. You are getting superior health coaching with your company’s needs in mind. Reach out to us to get the right trainer for your business today! 

But first: 

What is Corporate Wellness?

Corporate Wellness

Corporate Wellness is a company-wide strategy and a win-win proposition. Most companies have incorporated workplace wellness programs and initiatives so their employees can benefit from a healthier lifestyle and employers can reap the rewards of increased efficiency and productivity. This is a win-win! Silicon Valley Health & Wellness corporate health and wellness coaching program focuses on diet, nutritional information, and a holistic fitness program. We create customized plans for your company based on your environment, budget, and culture. We can get you connected with a certified personal trainer for your business to help start your corporate wellness journey. 

Corporate Wellness Services Include: 

  • Group and personal training sessions
  • Body composition screenings
  • Health risk assessment
  • Wellness coaching 
  • Nutritional guidance 

We also offer: 

  • Ergonomic stretching classes 
  • Gym equipment demonstrations 

What is a Corporate Health and Wellness Coach? 

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Health coaches in corporate wellness design customized wellness programs for businesses that are comprehensive, change lives, make healthy decisions and save money. They also run programs to teach other providers how to create successful corporate wellness businesses. 

What are the Benefits of Working with a Health Coach? 

  1. Corporate Health and Wellness is more than Food & Exercise coaching

Many people have ideas about how to reach their fitness goals. Health coaches go beyond the
“What” such as wanting to cook more at home and help explore the “why” (what are barriers to cooking at home?) Coaches can help you identify what is blocking you from reaching your goals so that you can work together to create a plan for a healthier lifestyle. 

  1. They keep you be accountable 

Health coaches can break down your big goals into smaller, more achievable goals. When someone knows they have someone to report back to, they are more likely to follow through with the goals they’ve committed to. Research shows that social support makes people more likely to stick with behavioral changes. Having someone to keep track of your goals and keep you accountable makes it more likely that you reach your goals. 

  1. No Plan is the Same 

When you work with a health coach, you receive an individualized approach based on your own needs and goals. No one wellness plan is exactly the same. 

  1. They act as your navigator 

If you’re confused on where to start, what to eat, or have any dietary questions, a health coach can help you navigate what works for you. There isn’t a universal answer to everything, but you can be nudged in the right direction with a health coach. 

  1. They help you help yourself 

After going through your goals, you will learn methods that work best for you so they can be applied towards other efforts. Working with a health coach can help you build your sense of self-efficacy. 

Is Corporate Health and Wellness Coaching Effective?

Coaching is effective for people who are trying to manage different health conditions. A recent study found that coaching “results in clinically relevant improvements in multiple biomarker risk factors (including systolic and diastolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, triglycerides, fasting glucose, body weight, body mass index, waist circumference, and cardiorespiratory fitness) in diverse populations.” Coaching can also improve health-related quality of life and reduce hospital admissions in patients with COPD. This is probably the main reason why private companies are even starting to offer coaching to their employees in order to lower their healthcare costs. 

What is the time commitment and cost for health coaching? 

The time commitment and cost of coaching are highly variable. Some people do brief coaching, perhaps even one time sessions for a discrete problem. The cost varies with the skill and experience of the coach. As mentioned previously, some employers and medical plans may cover this, but there is a lot of evidence out there that health coaching around issues like weight loss can lower healthcare costs. It is also important to note that coaches take privacy very seriously, and they have a professional code of ethics. Coaching appears to be as effective when administered remotely by phone or by the internet when compared with face-to-face coaching. This provides a lot of flexibility, as coaching can be performed in person, over the phone, or through videoconferencing. 

How to find the right coach for you?

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Coaches’ resumes will be available for you to look at to see if their interests and experiences match the issues that you want to address. Coaches enter the field from a variety of different backgrounds, and it might be an advantage to pick a coach who has a background in health or wellness-related fields, though many extremely talented coaches come from careers in different realms. Word of mouth is almost always a great way to find a coach, or you can call your insurance company and if this is an offered benefit, it is likely that they have coaches that they can recommend. Having a trainer for your business can drastically improve your company’s workplace and well-being. 

Corporate Health and Wellness coaching has a lot of strong evidence behind its effectiveness for improving health and well-being. If you’re ready to get started on your health journey, make an appointment with Silicon Valley Health & Wellness for one of our exercise classes right in our building! If you aren’t able to visit our location, we also offer a free online fitness class on our website. The pre-recorded session shows what you can expect from our services. Schedule a session today to experience the challenging and fun benefits of our workout classes! 

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