Certified Coach Trainer
A series of premature deaths in his family led Dwayne to the field of health and wellness. He established Dwayne Thomas Coaching to help people struggling with mental, emotional and functional challenges that accompany grief, loss, illness and disease. Focusing on the interplay of Awareness, Reflection and Choice, his coaching philosophy and practice is called The ARC to Wellness.
Dwayne has an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Oregon and a BA in Philosophy from the University of Virginia. Always an educator, he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Oregon and Oregon State University before earning a Fulbright Fellowship which brought him to teach in Paris, France. A member of the Healthy Wealthy and Wise® Coaching Program, he is a Certified Coach Practitioner and certified Food Over Medicine instructor.
Dwayne is responsible for Certified Life Coach Training and Executive Coach Training in Virginia.