Ruth Wolever, Ph.D.

Dr. Ruth Wolever is the Director of the Vanderbilt Health Coaching: Research, Practice and Education. She is a clinical health psychologist with 22 years of experience designing, implementing and evaluating behavior change programs for medical patients and those at risk for chronic disease. She is a nationally recognized expert on Health and Wellness Coaching and one of the elected leaders of the National Consortium for Credentialing Health and Wellness Coaches, a non-profit organization that has launched the first national certification of health and wellness coaches.