Karla Chin, CHC, CPC, ELI-MP
Certified Professional Life Coach
Certified Holistic Health Coach
Certified Lifestyle Educator
Certified Energy Leadership Master Practitioner
Certified intenSati Leader
Karla is the founder and director of Thriving Lifestyle. She is a Certified Holistic Health Practitioner, Certified Life Coach, Certified Lifestyle Educator, Certified Energy Leadership Master Practitioner, an Eating Psychology & Mind-Body Nutrition Expert, and intenSati fitness instructor.
She has trained with world-leading health and wellness experts spanning traditional approaches from the East to cutting-edge methodologies from the West. Some of her teachers have included Dr. Andrew Weil, the leading voice of integrative medicine, Dr. Walter Willett, Chair of Harvard University’s Department of Nutrition, and Dr. Deepak Chopra, world-renowned mind-body healing pioneer.
Karla believes that optimal health is the foundation of a thriving personal lifestyle and career. She specializes in helping women prioritize their self-care, live authentically and create a balanced relationship with food and all other aspects of their life so that they can reveal their best selves to the world.
Although she comes in a petite, five-foot-tall package, Karla has a powerful and passionate voice. Early on in her journey, Karla faced her own wellness challenges, battling an eating disorder that arose from an imbalanced lifestyle & an unhealthy body image. During her healing journey, she was able to transform her life through the power of holistic nutrition and the empowering support she received from her very own life coach. She is proud to be a walking, healthy billboard for what she preaches.
Karla is also a guest lecturer for the Life Skills Veterans Program at the University of Pennsylvania, a Steering Committee member of the South Jersey Wellness Council and a popular wellness presenter for non-profit organizations and community members.
Karla was born in Manila, Philippines, grew up in Toronto, Canada and now lives in New Jersey with her husband, Jeffrey. She coaches clients from all over North America via phone/Skype.