Accredited Schools

Lifestyle Medicine University Foundation is the global accreditation organization for Lifestyle Medicine and Root-Cause Health Coaching based on Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization LMUF sets the standards for accreditation, approves training schools and lists accredited schools and practitioners in a global directory.

Accreditation Levels & Requirements

The Lifestyle Medicine University Foundation accredits the following certification levels:

For Master's Degree in Health Coaching and Ph.D. Doctorate Degree in Lifestyle Medicine or Health Coaching please check the Lifestyle Prescriptions® University website for details.

Lifestyle Prescriptions® Practitioner

Certification Requirements:

  • Successful completition of an approved Lifestyle Prescriptions® Practitioner 6-Months Certification Training (with a minimum of 125)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Root-Cause Analysis, Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy and root-cause based Health Coaching Techniques & Skills
  • Agree to follow LPHC code of ethics
  • Apply for NBHWC accreditation

Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach

Certification Requirements:

  • Successful completition of an approved Lifestyle Medicine or Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach 12-Months Certification Training (with a minimum of 250 hours)
  • Demonstrated confidence in Root-Cause Analysis, Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy and root-cause based Health Coaching Techniques, Skills & Protocols
  • Submit 20 client cases
  • Demonstrate competency via 5 live client demos
  • Complete all course lessons, topics, assignment and exams
  • Agree to follow LMUF code of ethics

Download the LPHC Evaluation Criteria Form (PDF)

Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach Specialist

Certification Requirements:

  • Successful completition of an approved Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach Specialist Certification Training with a minimum of 250 hours of training
  • Demonstrated mastery in Root-Cause Analysis, Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy, Constellations, Functional Analysis & Remedies and root-cause based Health Coaching Techniques, Skills & Protocols
  • Demonstrate specialist mastery by submitting a 15 page research thesis in a specialist topic (Functional Medicine, Natural Remedies, Infertility, Dementia, Pain, etc.) 
  • Submit 20 client cases (focus on health outcomes)
  • Demonstrate competency via 5 live client demos
  • Complete all course lessons, topics, assignment and exams
  • Agree to follow LMUF code of ethics

Ask your accredited school and training providers for detailed evaluation criteria.

In addition LMUF accredits:

ThermoBuzzer Thermography Imaging Practitioners

Certification Requirements:

  • Successful completition of an approved ThermoBuzzer Imaging Technician & Analysis Training with a minimum of 150 hours of training
  • Complete all ThermoBuzzer Training quizzes and exams
  • Completed 50 ThermoBuzzer Scans with actual clients
  • Submit 10 client cases with analysis
  • Demonstrate competency in Thermography Imaging Analysis through a live analysis demo
  • Integrate ThermoBuzzer into an existing practice and/or with Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coaching and Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy
  • Agree to follow LMUF and ThermoBuzzer Imaging code of ethics

Ask your accredited school and training providers for detailed evaluation criteria.


Contact the following accredited schools & teachers for training and degree opportunities:

Lifestyle Prescriptions University | Lifestyle Medicine Degree Programs

NBHWC Training;
M.A. and Ph.D. Doctorate

NBHWC approved school and aAccredited degree programs


Approved Countries
Online worldwide in English

Approved Levels

  • Lifestyle Prescriptions® Practitioner (Level 2 - 125 hours)
  • Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach Certification Training (Level 3 - 125 hours)
  • Master's Degree in Root-Cause Health Coaching
  • Ph.D. Doctorate Degree in Lifestyle Medicine or Health Coaching

Yasmine Farouk, 
M.A., LPHCS

Lifestyle Prescriptions® University Master Trainer (in Arabic), Masters of Arts in Psychology

Approved Countries
All arab speaking countries
Exclusive Online in Arabic

Approved Levels

  • Lifestyle Prescriptions® Foundation Course (Level 2 - 125 hours)
  • Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach Certification Training (Level 3 - 125 hours)

In addition, Yasmine's Empowerment courses have been approved and are being certified by LMUF. 

Gita Jayakumar,
LPHCS

Lifestyle Prescriptions® University Master Trainer in India


Approved Countries

Local workshops and trainings in India (in English and Hindi)

Approved Levels

  • Lifestyle Prescriptions® Foundation Course (Level 1 - 30 hours of training)
  • Lifestyle Prescriptions® Practitioner (Level 2 - 125 hours)