Cindy Schultz

Graduate Faculty, Center for Spirituality and Healing (CSH)

Cindy Schultz

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-701-5574

Educational Psychology, University of Minnesota

Physical Education, Iowa State University

Health Coaching Certification, University of Minnesota


Cindy Schultz is a practicing holistic psychologist and health coach with more than 20 years of experience, assisting people to connect with their passions, explore their deepest fears, and to help them find their own paths to healing.

Cindy serves on the executive team of the National Consortium for the Credentialing of Health and Wellness Coaches (NCCHWC) and coordinated the Job Task Analysis which identified the core coaching competencies that will be used as a basis for the national credentialing exam. Recently, Cindy has been selected to represent NCCHWC on the Governing Council which will guide the collaboration between NCCHWC and the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME).

She is one of the first graduates of the Health Coaching Certificate Program at the University of Minnesota’s Center for Spirituality and Healing and is currently enrolled in the Master’s degree in the Health Coaching program. She also has a Master’s degree in Educational Psychology and is a licensed psychologist.

Cindy is an instructor in the University of Minnesota’s Health Coaching program, teaching the advanced practicum students. Her areas of interest include stress management, work-life balance and retirement issues.

In her private practice, Cindy provides psychological testing services, organizational effectiveness consulting, and executive coaching in a variety of settings, including corporations, government agencies, educational settings and non-profits. Her current focus is on retirement coaching for people preparing for retirement and those who are already retired. Cindy is an Employee Assistance Provider for The Sand Creek Group and also works as a Senior Consultant for Roselle Leadership Strategies. 


Health coach training

Retirement transitions

Stress management


Academic Interests and Focus

Training health and wellness coaches


CSpH 5703Health Coaching Advanced Practicum