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Health Coaching

Boynton Health Service and the University of Minnesota Wellness Program are pleased to offer one-on-one, in-person face-to-face health coaching at our East Bank and St. Paul clinics to all UPlan members—at no cost to you! You can meet with a health coach up to six times. All appointments are 30 minutes.

If you meet with a health coach three times before August 31, you may be eligible to receive 200 wellness points for the University Wellness Program. Appointments must be spaced one month apart.

Note: Points trigger after your third visit. However, the program is designed for six visits over six months. Once you have earned your points, please allow four to six weeks for your points to appear in StayWell Online.

Nutrition Health Coaching

with Kathryn Kasner, RD, LD

or Maggie Vertalino, RD, LD, MPH

Weight control, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol are just a few topics that fall into the nutrition coach's area of expertise. These sessions focus on assessment, establishing goals, and helping you attain your goals.

Physical Activity Health Coaching

with Margaret A. Belew, MSPT

or Marie Idelkope, DPT

There are numerous benefits of physical activity. The physical activity health coach is a physical therapist who can help you create a plan and introduce you to exercises and activities that will help you meet your goals.

Tobacco Cessation Health Coaching

with ThanhVan Vu, LADC

Thinking about quitting smoking? Want to explore your options for creating a quit plan? The Tobacco cessation Health Coaching can help you create a customized quit plan that combines nicotine replacement therapy and counseling to increase your success!

To schedule an appointment, call 612-625-3222.

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Face-to-Face Health Coaching for UPlan Members
612-625-3222 Appointments

Hours and Locations

To view the clinic's service hours, see Hours and Locations. Call for appointment availability.

Meet our staff

Meet the Health Coaching providers

Boynton Health Service

410 Church Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN, 55455

P: 612-625-8400 | F: 612-625-1434