Professional Training Programs

Functional Medicine Coaching Academy

Functional Medicine Coaching Academy (FMCA) is the first accredited functional medicine health coach training program, with 600 graduates as of April 2017. FMCA-trained health coaches guide patients to optimum wellness using functional medicine, functional nutrition, Mind-Body Medicine, and Positive Psychology Coaching. Learn More

Functional Medicine Clinic Immersion

The Functional Medicine Immersion was developed by IFM Educator, Kara Fitzgerald, ND to offer IFM trained clinicians a look inside a thriving functional medicine clinic including access to live discussions of real patient cases, teach-ins with clinical and industry experts, and a platform to build your functional medicine community. Clinicians can choose from several different levels of access, ranging from live mentorship to membership access to a video library covering all aspects of a functional medicine practice.

Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy

Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy (IFNA) is an online clinician training program for registered dietitian nutritionists, built on functional nutrition and functional medicine principles. Those trained with IFNA will be fully prepared to work with an interdisciplinary care team, especially IFM-trained practitioners. Learn More

International Nurse Coach Association

International Nurse Coach Association (INCA) has partnered with IFM to offer the Integrative Nurse Coach Certification Program, which trains nurses in a comprehensive model of care that integrates coaching skills for lifestyle changes, functional medicine, functional nutrition, and environmental health. Integrative nurses are uniquely suited to transform health through a holistic and integrative approach. Learn More