Frequently Asked Questions about Becoming a Certified Life Coach, Counseling, or Consulting


Let Dr. Sunny Massad help you decide which type of school will best suit your needs.

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If you are attempting to formulate a clear vision about becoming a certified life coach, counselor or consultant, what you could specialize in, what type of clients you would like to work with, whether to coach at home or in an office, and how much you could earn, then watch this explanatory lesson with Dr. Sunny Massad. She will help you to clarify your career vision by giving you valuable information about how counseling programs differ from coaching schools and what types of work you can get with a counseling degree vs. a life coach certification. The video ends with questions designed to help you clarify which profession would best suit your needs.

Dr. Sunny Massad has retired as a wellness-oriented psychologist in private practice to mentor women who want to have a private practice of their own. Take advantage of this opportunity to have her help you make an informed decision about what type of school to attend. She also covers how much money is generally earned in each of the three professions: licensed counselor, professional consultant and certified life coach.

Here are some of the frequently asked questions answered by the Women's Leadership Institute for Conscious Coaching:

• What is unique about this online training in comparison to other life coach schools?

• Why does WLICC consider life experience to be of such great value in the life coaching profession?

• Why become a certified life coach instead of a licensed counselor?

• What are the advantages of taking this online life coach training?

• How much can a certified life coach earn?

• Why is this life coach training specifically for women?

• Is the Women's Leadership Institute for Conscious Coaching a member of the ICF (International Coach Foundation)?

• What are the advantages of being personally mentored by a teacher with a Ph.D. in psychology?

• Some pros and cons of taking this online life coach training

If you need specific information about how to start a private practice as a counselor or life coach, find more on our How to Start, Run, and Market a Private Practice page, with details included as part of your online training program.

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