About Us

The International Health Coach Association LLC provides continuing education and business support for health coaches around the globe in the areas of nutrition, healthy lifestyles, health coaching, business administration and marketing.

Our specific goals and actions are to:

  • Provide continuing education opportunities for health coaches in the areas of nutrition, holistic health, mind/body connection, therapeutic lifestyles, business and marketing, etc
  • Create events where health coaches can network with other health coaches and with others who are interested in the holistic health field.
  • Use our audience to promote the work that health coaches do. Part of your membership fee goes towards getting ads into international publications!


You can learn more about what we provide for our health coach members here: www.IHCAssociation.org/membership

Learn more about what a health coach is or how to become a health coach here.

You can find a health coach from our most involved member base here.

Meet the Team

Robin Shirley Robin Shirley is the President and founder of the International Health Coach Association LLC and the Take Back Your Health Conference. She speaks, consults and writes about how to reduce the symptoms of chronic illness.

Robin grew up with out-of-control systemic inflammation, which her doctors labeled as Systemic Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis and chronic Lyme disease. She has spent over 10 years on her own studying and experimenting with nutrition, herbs, movement and various alternative therapies.

Robin has personally experienced the power of holistic nutrition and lifestyle adjustments on reducing pain and inflammation and increasing joy and pleasure, which is her inspiration to serve and support others with health challenges. Learn more about Robin here.

Cindy Santa Ana Cindy Santa Ana is the newest member of the Take Back Your Health Team. She joined us in April 2014 as our Public Relations Assistant. Cindy has taken back her own health and is passionate about living a consistently healthy lifestyle.

Cindy is a Board Certified Health Coach and founder of the Clean Eating Support Club in northern Virginia. She also teaches workshops, cooking classes and demos at Farmer’s Markets across northern Virginia. We’re honored that Cindy will be sharing her healthy wisdom with us here at TBYH!