The Natural Wellness Academy Online Cannabis Coaching Programs

Medical Marijuana is a fast-growing field, with a vast array of roles to play. Still in its infancy, Medical Marijuana and CBD (now legal in all 50 states) offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get into the industry on the ground floor, be a pioneer in the field and help other people (and their pets) improve their health. In fact, the legal marijuana market is projected to reach $37.3 billion in sales by 2024.

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“Natural Wellness Acadamy’s Cannabis Coach Certification Program has been an amazing experience for me. Every module is laid out so well that you never feel overwhelmed and are truly able to integrate, learn and understand a wide vartiey of information that would normal feel “over our heads”. I have been in the cannabis industry for years but wanted to learn more scientific information, the history of cannabis and how to fully integrate my coaching practice to reach more than just my hometown. Dr. LJ is always quick to reply and provide support so you never feel alone and set up to succeed during the program and afterwards.” ~ Juliane Nowe, founder of and NWA Student

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What our Cannabis Coaching Certification Prepares You to Do:

  • Prepare personalized plans for holistic treatment for each client based on their condition
  • Inform patients and their caretakers as to the various options available for dosage and delivery
  • Teach patients how to make infusions and edibles
  • Educate groups about the benefits of CBD and Cannabis
  • Recommending lifestyle changes and enhancements to support positive changes
  • Combine with holistic health and life coaching for maximum results
  • Integrate cannabis education into your current area of expertise
  • Connect with Holistic Cannabis Practitioners to create a network to support your practice
  • Become an advocate for your patients and their needs

A New Frontier in Medical Research

It’s a truly exciting time, with breakthrough treatments discovered virtually every day. Just 20 years ago, scientists discovered the Human Endocannabinoid System (ECS) that has a synergistic relationship with the more than 100 natural healing compounds found in cannabis. In fact, the human body has thousands of endocannabinoid receptors throughout the brain, organs, and nervous, immune, respiratory and digestive systems.

Researchers have already developed trailblazing cannabis therapies for pain management, cancer, gastrointestinal, arthritis, anxiety, appetite, diabetes, sleep disorders, PTSD and many, many other diseases and ailments and psychological issues. Many of these therapies are more effective than toxic pharmaceuticals, without the harmful side effects. Medical marijuana has even show efficacy treating opioid addiction.

Growing Demand for Trained Professionals

The Natural Wellness Academy Online Cannabis Coaching Programs teach you how to properly use and administer this truly dynamic, disease-fighting weapon.

Whether you want to create a lucrative professional career helping others improve their lives or would like to help you and your loved ones benefit from this miraculous plant, the Natural Wellness Academy Cannabis Coaching Programs provide cutting edge information, training and mentoring.

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Lifelong Benefits

As a Cannabis Coaching student in either program, you’ll also receive a one-year subscription to the Natural Wellness Academy Cannabis Coaching Newsletter, filled with the latest news, discoveries, treatments and updates on this rapidly developing profession.

It’s an amazing chance to transform your life, and the lives of those around you. We are truly excited to spread the word of revolutionary healing therapies that can literally change people’s health, and lives for the better. There are so many opportunities!

We look forward to working with you on this transformational journey.

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A Holistic, Practical Curriculum

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Part I: Comprehensive Cannabis

Marijuana Lady Justice Scales

  • Uses of the cannabis plant throughout the ages
  • Cannabis use in ancient cultures: China, Egypt, India
  • Early American medical and pharmaceutical applications
  • Demon Days: how cannabis and marijuana came to be vilified
  • The Restoration: a slow process of funded research, medical recognition and ongoing legalization
  • Hemp: Past, Present and Future Applications
  • State Reference Guide: current legalities and pending litigation state-by-state

Cannabis sativa

  • Biology, chemistry, neurology, and physics of cannabis
  • Chemical components of the cannabis plant
  • Different strains of the cannabis plant
  • Growing and harvesting techniques
  • Phyto-Cannabinoids
  • Interaction with other pharmaceutical and healing agents
  • The Cannabis/Human Interface: The Endocannabinoid System
  • How it works
  • Receptors
  • Overview of the specific conditions that are affected by the endocannabinoid system
  • What current research is being done in the US (e.g. NIH, NSF)
  • How cannabis is being used and researched in other nations


  • What is CBD oil and how it differs from other forms of cannabis
  • Understanding the basic chemistry and extraction process
  • Importance of sourcing out pesticide- and mold-free strains
  • Delivery methods (oils, vapes, cremes, etc.)
  • The importance of introducing CBD for treatment for chronic inflammatory conditions (markers for disease and obesity in our culture)
  • Pain management
  • Reference manual for the most common uses of CBD and any recommended doses
  • Some testimonials and case studies on CBD treatment
  • Veterinary uses of CBD

Buddha Incense

  • Neuroscience of THC
  • Benefits and Effects of THC
  • THC for Specific Conditions
  • Terpenes, Terpenoids, Trichomes

Chinese Tea

  • Smoking vs. vaporizing (i.e. some states do not even allow)
  • Inhaling vs. consuming
  • Trans-dermal
  • Cooking (marijuana-medicated foods)
  • Infusions (oils, extracts, butter)
  • Edibles
  • Teas
  • Waters
  • Juicing Leaves
  • Hemp
  • Labeling requirements, consumption guidelines, dosages

Balanced Stones

  • Usage for stress, anxiety, insomnia, and PTSD
  • Dis-eases that have an emotional component (e.g. IBS, high blood pressure)
  • Applications in Dis-ease (Crohn’s etc.)
  • Cannabis vs. Cancer
  • Cannabis & Geriatrics (dementia, Parkinson’s, etc.)

Medical Cannabis

  • Neurogenesis
  • Hormones
  • Canines
  • Munchies

Part II: Cannabis Coaching

This covers everything to specifics of how to coach for CBD and cannabis to different fields where someone with this training could find clients or consulting jobs, business building (via marketing tools and practice-building materials).

If you’ve never been formally trained as a coach OR if you’d like to refresh your knowledge with cutting edge theories and techniques from a multidimensional perspective (i.e. the “Dr LJ method” 😊). Learn how cannabis can be used to deepen yogic practice, meditation and spiritual exploration.

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Connect with one of our mentors for a free, no-obligation consultation on the Cannabis Coaching program to lock in your price and get three free bonuses! We will never share or sell your email address!

Cortney Cameron (Technical Director)

Cortney Cameron is a geoscientist specializing in hydrogeology, environmental flows, and data analysis. She holds a bachelor's degree in from Duke University and a master's degree from North Carolina Central University, where she was an NSF Graduate Research Fellow in Geoscience. She also earned an MBA from the Quantic School of Business and Technology and an associates (focused on health studies) from Wilkes Community College. An advocate for nature therapy, she is the co-author of the best-selling nature therapy book Nature Therapy Walks: 22 Sensory Activities to Enjoy in Nature for Wellbeing. She developed and heads the Academy's Nature Therapy Guide Certification Program, which helps students develop practical skills for cultivating bidirectional healing experiences between nature and diverse audiences. In addition, Cortney is a writer for the Catians comic book, along with various other technical and creative works, including the nature poetry chapbook, Geologist in Love. Cortney brings a passion for science, nature, and spirituality to the Academy. She also brings an extensive background in website development and serves as the main point of contact for website maintenance, upgrades, and technical issues.

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