Become a Certified Physician Development CoachTM

The Physician Coaching Institute developed the first of its kind specialized physician coaching training for professionals who want to develop  expertise to coach physicians, clinicians and the healthcare team.   Our flagship program is the Certified Physician Development Coach pathway to Excellence, a comprehensive program which trains clinicians as well as non-clinicians to coach doctors through a range of issues including work-life balance, career fulfillment, burnout prevention, personal well-being and resilience, leadership, and effective interpersonal communication.  We are proud to be Level 1 accredited by the International Coaching Federation (ICF). Read more about earning an ICF coaching credential.

Read a personal message from the founder of the Physician Coaching Institute, Dr. Francine Gaillour: “Why Physician Coaching?”

We are proud to be accredited by the International Coaching Federation


Coach physicians to move past burnout to create well-being, balance and career fulfillment.


Support doctors and healthcare executives blazing new trails as leaders of change and transformation.


Inspire new thinking about emotional intelligence and positive psychology among the healthcare team.


Develop your coaching practice to effectively serve the healthcare community.

15Years of Training Coaches
3ICF Accredited Programs
100+Coaching Education Hours

Healthcare Peer Coaching FundamentalsTM

The Physician Coaching Institute is pleased to offer  Healthcare Peer Coaching Fundamentals training for healthcare team members who want to learn foundational coaching skills of peer-to-peer support. In this immersive 2-day live online course, participants learn a proven peer-coaching model that is aligned with professional coaching ethics and competencies— skills the participant can begin using right away to support their colleagues. This is the first tier of in our ICF-accredited Level 1 program; completion of this course meets the prerequisite for joining the next tier, the advanced level Certified Physician Development Coach™ Pathway to Excellence program.

We are proud to be accredited by International Coaching Federation

Certified Healthcare Leader Peer Coach™

Created in response to the challenges clinical leaders face in engaging team members and retaining high-potential colleagues, this 3-month Certified Healthcare Leader Peer Coach™ program trains 12 or more leaders from a single organization. The objective of the program is to equip leaders with coaching skills and emotional intelligence competencies that can improve team morale, promote authentic engagement, and foster inclusion. This internal cohort of leader-coaches also serve as trailblazers for a coaching culture. Participants who complete this course may enroll in the Certified Physician Development Coach Pathway to Excellence — the next tier to earning the ICF Level 1 certificate.

We are proud to be accredited by International Coaching Federation

Are you a doctor, nurse, clinician or team member looking for a coach?

Reclaim the joy, career contentment and fulfillment you once had

Become a more effective and influential leader

Develop your career potential or make a change in your professional life

Act on your entrepreneurial idea or creating additional streams of income

Find a coach

Accelerate your personal growth and learning, become more fulfilled and effective in your life with the help of a Certified Coach committed to working with doctors and healthcare teams.  Our coaching graduates are independent coaches who work with clients all over the country.