Coaching Careers

Healthy Gamer is a mental health platform designed to help gamers live fulfilling lives. We create resources to empower gamers to find peace and purpose.

Become a Coach

Healthy Gamer Coaches are peer coaches trained by Dr. Alok Kanojia to help gamers struggling to establish a fulfilling life. In this contractor role, you will work with clients to help them better understand themselves and achieve their goals.

Coaches use a combination of their own personal experiences and training from Healthy Gamer to help clients understand themselves. Coaching sessions are held in an online setting via Discord.

If you are a friendly, detail-oriented person who wants to help others live their best life, we want to hear from you!
Apply Now

Become a Coach

Training

Complete 10 weeks of training with Dr. Alok Kanojia and other members of our coaching team to:

  • Understand the psychology of gamers and non-gamer clients
  • Develop and practice interpersonal skills for running effective coaching sessions
  • Understand how coaching strategies adapt to meet clients where they are
  • Recognize the boundaries of coaching and acknowledge when to redirect clients to clinical resources
  • Undergo supervised coaching to employ and improve coaching techniques

Coaches are contractors who set their own schedules and perform services with a combination of Healthy Gamer training and their own style. Available for at least 20 hours per week to perform the following:

  • Personal coaching sessions
  • Group coaching sessions
  • Any day-to-day administrative work necessary to conduct these sessions
Apply now

Recruitment

Our Process

Peer coaches are trained over 10 weeks to learn Dr. K's philosophy on mental health. By the end of training, they can properly use evidence-based techniques to help clients remove personal barriers to their success.
1. Apply
Apply to become a Healthy Gamer Coach.
2. Interview
Meet with our team to ensure the role and your motivations/skill set are a proper fit.
3. Reference Checks
We conduct background and employment checks as needed, as well as language assessments if applicable.
4. Orientation
Gain an overview of expectations for the training period and beyond.
5. Training
Learn our proprietary coaching techniques and practice them with other coach trainees.
6. Supervised Group & Personal Coaching
Get hands-on experience with clients in our free coaching program with weekly feedback and reflection in supervision.
7. Become a Healthy Gamer Coach
Create your weekly schedule, get matched with clients, and spread the AOE Healing. Receive continuous support from your coaching supervisors and fellow coaches.
Apply now

Qualifications

Checklist

Our coaches are members of our community who have been able to overcome their own struggles.

  • Highschool diploma or GED; Bachelor's degree or higher in psychology, social sciences, or other relevant fields preferred
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to easily establish a personal connection
  • Personal experiences in overcoming mental health or life challenges to develop a healthy lifestyle
  • Active in relevant mental health and/or video game communities
  • Interest in and ability to understand scientific literature and research
Apply now

Questions?

FAQ

Everything you need to know before you apply.
Check our FAQ