In a world where women often find themselves caught up in the hustle of life, neglecting their own well-being, there is a growing need for women’s health coaches who can guide and support them on their journey to optimal health.
The story of Hillary, a graduate of the Women’s Health Coach Certification program, serves as an inspiring testament to the transformative power of embracing a career in women’s health coaching.
Hillary’s story began with a deep passion for music and a hectic career that left her feeling personally unhealthy. As she navigated her late twenties, she made the brave decision to go off hormonal birth control and discovered a wealth of knowledge about her own body that had been missing for years.
This pivotal moment ignited her desire to help other women understand and embrace their menstrual cycles, leading her to pursue a career in women’s health coaching.
Today, we dive into the inspiring story of Hillary Capps who shares with us her life-changing journey from musician to Women’s Health Coach.
Interested in learning more? Watch the full interview between Hillary and Dr. Jessica Drummond!
Overcoming Hesitations and Embracing Change
Like many career switchers, Hillary faced hesitations and uncertainties when considering a shift to women’s health coaching.
Time constraints, an identity shift, and imposter syndrome were some of the obstacles she encountered.
However, The Women’s Health Coach Certification program, provided her with the clarity, skills, and confidence she needed to overcome these challenges.
One of Hillary’s early “aha” moments in the program was realizing the transformative power of coaching itself. Learning the art of asking powerful questions and fostering reflection not only helped her personally but also became an invaluable tool in her interactions with clients.
The program’s balanced approach, combining coaching skills with functional nutrition and lifestyle knowledge, equipped Hillary to address her clients’ needs holistically.
Creating a Fulfilling Career Path
Hillary’s journey did not follow a traditional trajectory of starting her own business.
She discovered that there are diverse opportunities in the field of women’s health coaching, including working for established professionals like Nicole Jardim, a mentor and role model in the menstrual health field.
Through her role as a content manager and her own practice called Period Concierge, Hillary found a fulfilling balance between her artistic pursuits, steady income, and the ability to make a difference in women’s lives.
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Embracing Flexibility and Diverse Passions
By pursuing a career in women’s health coaching, Hillary shattered the societal notion that one must follow a single passion and hustle relentlessly towards it.
Women’s health coaching allowed her to diversify her income, honor her artistic side, and create a career that aligned with her unique strengths and interests.
Her story demonstrates that the field of women’s health coaching offers the flexibility to design a fulfilling career that evolves with one’s changing desires and needs.
Hillary’s journey from a struggling musician to a successful women’s health coach is a testament to the life-changing impact of the Women’s Health Coach Certification program.
Through her experiences, we can witness the transformative power of coaching, the importance of balanced education, and the diverse career opportunities available in the field of women’s health coaching.
For those considering a career in this field, Hillary’s story serves as an inspiration to take the leap, embrace change, and empower women on their paths to holistic well-being.
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Dr. Jessica Drummond,
DCN, CNS, PT, NBC-HWC
Dr. Jessica Drummond, DCN, CNS, PT, NBC-HWC, is the founder and CEO of The Integrative Women’s Health Institute, The Outsmart Endo Health Coaching Program, and the creator of the Women's Health Coach Certification.
She is passionate about caring for and empowering people who struggle with women’s and pelvic health concerns. She is equally passionate about educating and supporting clinicians and wellness professionals in confidently and safely using integrative tools to transform women’s and pelvic healthcare.
Dr. Drummond has two decades of clinical experience as a licensed physical therapist, licensed clinical nutritionist, and board certified health coach working with women with pelvic pain, including endometriosis, vulvodynia, and bladder pain syndrome. She brings a unique, conservative, and integrative approach to supporting women to overcome hormonal imbalances, and chronic pain conditions.
She is a sought after international speaker on topics such as integrative pelvic pain management, natural fertility options, optimal hormone health, menopause, and female athlete nutrition. Dr. Drummond was educated at the University of Virginia, Emory University, Duke Integrative Medicine, and Maryland University of Integrative Health.
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