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Frequently Asked Questions


How can I start working with you?

Do you offer group consultations or workshops?

Essence of Health Wellness Coaching has individual and group plans designed to fit your needs. Dr. Toombs-Withers is also available for event workshops and conferences. 
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What should I prepare for my initial consultation?

For individual and group coaching plans, your initial consultation will include a one on one session with Dr. Toombs-Withers. A detailed review of your goals for your health, challenges, and an outline for your personalized wellness journey will be discussed.

What health concerns can coaching help me with?

Essence of Health Wellness Coaching offers coaching services to help with nutrition, weight loss, stress, anxiety, insomnia, fatigue, and more.

Will Dr. Toombs-Withers be my Primary Care Physician (PCP)?

No, Dr. Toombs-Withers will not be your PCP. All coaching clients are encouraged to have a Primary Care Physician (PCP) including a physical examination from their PCP within the past 12 months.

Will Dr. Toombs-Withers prescribe medications to me?

Weight Loss prescription medications may be available to some clients. However, due to some state regulations, not all clients will have a prescription option available to them through Essence of Health Coaching.

How do I schedule an appointment?

To get started, first select the coaching plan that you desire. Click on the “Buy Now” link to go to a secure website to set up your Essence of Health Coaching Account and to enter your pertinent health information. Once complete, you will be taken to the scheduling page to schedule an appointment at your convenience.

Do you accept insurance?

No, health insurance plans will not be billed by Essence of Health Coaching. However, your insurance plan may be used to cover any necessary lab testing and prescription medications (for those patients who qualify for this program).

Is this coaching program only for those seeking to lose weight?

No, Essence of Health Coaching is more than just weight loss Coaching. This program is for those seeking to live a healthier lifestyle, whether that may be through weight loss, weight gain, improved sleep, reduced fatigue, or just with general nutrition coaching to prevent future disease.

I have other questions that aren’t listed here. Where can I find more information?

You may schedule a free consultation to see if Essence of Health Coaching may be right for you.

Is Coaching offered in my state?

Dr. Toombs-Withers is available for coaching individuals in the following states: AK, D.C., DE, GA, HI, IA, ME, MI, MO, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, RI, SD, TN, GA, VA, VT, WY