Joshua Steinfeldt is a coach, a teacher, and a speaker, specializing in wellness and applied positive psychology. Passionate about understanding how science can help people live their best lives, Joshua gained a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California Davis, and has his Master’s Degree in Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) from the University of Pennsylvania where he was a student of Dr. Martin Seligman, and Dr. Angela Duckworth, as well as other world-renowned researchers in positive psychology. For his Master’s thesis, Joshua pioneered qualitative research into the role of courage in coaching under the mentorship of Dr. Robert Biswas-Diener, a leading authority in both positive psychology and coaching.
In addition to his academic pursuits, Joshua has over 5,000 hours of professional coaching experience, is a Professional Certified Coach through the International Coach Federation, and holds additional certifications in executive and leadership coaching, social and emotional intelligence coaching, and wellness coaching. Joshua is also a faculty member of Real Balance Global Wellness Services, one of the world’s leading ICF approved wellness coach training organizations. As a teacher and mentor, Joshua is able to leverage his expertise in the science of wellbeing, motivation, and behavior change, to help certify health professionals in wellness coaching all over the world.
Joshua also does organizational consulting, and speaks regularly on various topics related to wellbeing, coaching, and leadership. Some of his past speaking engagements and clients include the American Bar Association, the Health Science Center at the University of North Texas, the Harvard Institute of Coaching, the World Congress on Positive Psychology, the National Wellness Conference, the American Heart Association, and The ROCK Center for Youth Development.
For more about Joshua check out www.joshuasteinfeldt.com