Journal Writing Courses

Let our step-by-step online journal writing courses take your writing to the next level.  Created by experts in the field, our courses promise to both inspire and inform you!

  • NEW COURSE COMING October 2019 Do you long for more time for yourself? All of us have within us, the ability to discover a way to practice enjoyable and simple self-care through journaling. Learn how!

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    NEW COURSE COMING October 2019 Do you have limited time yet know you need more clarity, ease and energy for your daily life? Creative journaling is an investment in your self-care practice and is perfect for busy people who want to tune in, find clarity, and have more enjoyment and beauty in their lives. This four lesson, structured and self-guided program created by Nicolle Nattrass, will help you claim the joy you crave and increase your self-care using writing exercises, creativity challenges and fun activities. Self-care is the fuel that nourishes us and moves us forward in our personal and professional lives. This course also includes a 30 minute Creative Self-Care Coaching session with Nicolle Nattress via Zoom to support and inspire you with addressing your own self-care goals to fuel up for a life you love. This is a self-study course. You have immediate access to the course at the time of purchase. Buy now and immerse yourself in the joy of Creative Journaling for Self-Care!
  • Are you ready to make the leap and move from writing a journal entry to writing a personal essay–whether or not you know what you want to write about?

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    $124.00
    Are you ready to make the leap and move from writing a journal entry to writing a personal essay–whether or not you know what you want to write about? From Journal Entry to Personal Essay is a four week* structured immersion in ideas, resources, writing exercises, and individual feedback for those who want to write a personal essay. What makes this offer exceptional is not only the materials that you’ll receive but that you’ll that you’ll also get individual, one-on-one feedback from Sheila Bender on your 1500 word draft! *Please know, you can work at your own pace and complete this course in a week or take your time over a couple of months.  Everything you need is here to proceed in the time-frame that feels right to you.
  • Be guided and inspired, by Joyce Chapman, Live Your Dream Coach, to use personal writing and powerful questions to arrive at your own truths and claim your biggest dream.

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    $147.00
    This online course also includes an individual Dream Coaching Session with Joyce Chapman! Each of us has a secret – or not so secret – desire. It’s a vision of what we would do if we faced no limits, or what we would accomplish if no obstacles stood in our way.  You will be guided to use personal writing to help you arrive at your own truths to discover your life purpose and claim your biggest dream. This is a gently facilitated online course offering you 8 creative lessons designed by Dream-Life Coach, author and journal writing expert, Joyce Chapman.  You also receive a 30 minute Dream Coaching session to empower you to become the actualized dreamer you always wanted to be. Register now and dream big!
  • Do you want to learn what it takes to succeed as a creative entrepreneur? Need more income as a writer, visual artist, coach, workshop facilitator or other solopreneur? Check this out!

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    I wanted to let you know about a valuable new program that’s going to serve you if you run any kind of one-person business—if you’re a writer, painter, singer/ songwriter, coach, therapist, yoga teacher, journal writing workshop facilitator or some other creative entrepreneur. It’s called Mastering the One-Person Business, it comes from the highly respected coach and author Dr. Eric Maisel, and it provides exactly the information you need to turn your dreams into reality. Please check it out. It’s really worth a look! Note that the IAJW is offering this program in conjunction with Eric Maisel. When you click on Buy Product button you will be re-directed to Eric’s website to complete your purchase. I have arranged a special discount for those in our IAJW community and you will receive a $100 discount off the total price of Mastering the One-Person Business by simply using this discount code at checkout: IAJW Special Program Cost for IAJW Community Cost for Program: $287 (regular price $387) 3 monthly payments of $129 each (with your special Discount Code: IAJW you save $100 off your first monthly payment and it is only $29). Your IAJW Special Cost: $287 (special ends September 15th, 2019) Buy NOW and start learning valuable information to help your one-person business succeed with the help of Eric's guidance in his new program, Mastering the One-Person Business for Creative Entrepreneurs. Please note: 20% IAJW member discount does not apply to this affiliate course offering.
  • Dr. Maisel’s Focused Journal Method is an elegant, systematic way of meeting life’s challenges using intentional journaling.

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    $35.00
    Dr. Maisel’s Focused Journal Method is an elegant, systematic way of meeting life’s challenges using intentional journaling. “I love the Focused Journal Method! I feel like a detective working out the mysteries of my own life. Focused Journaling hasn’t replaced my everyday journaling but it is a stupendous addition to the tools I use to make sense of life!”—Stephanie R.
  • Take time for yourself, gain clarity and focus, get unstuck from creative procrastination and dive deep into the healing art of expressive writing with this 6-week Writing for Wellness Salon.

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    $347.00
    If you want to take time for yourself, gain clarity and focus, get unstuck from creative procrastination and dive deep into the healing art of expressive writing - this 6 week Transformational Writing for Wellness Salon - a guided and interactive group coaching program - is for YOU! Through group coaching calls, weekly writing activities, online coaching and regular feedback, you will be fully supported to go to the page and write for self-discovery, wellness and creative self-expression. Next Salon Starts October 15th, 2019 Please note, space is limited to 12 participants.   Register Now and secure your space in this "creative, supportive and inspiring program." (IAJW members save an additional 20% - simply log in and then add the Salon to your cart and 20% savings will be automatically applied)
  • Does your writing just describe feelings or lead to real emotional growth?  This course will give you a self-guided format for valuable insights and actual change. 

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    $197.00
    Beth Jacobs' 35 years as a writer and a practicing clinical psychologist have been condensed into this course on Writing for Emotional Balance. Writing is not just a way to vent feelings; writing is a tool of psychological skill and development. This course will give you a self-guided format for therapeutic insight and actual change. Writing for Emotional Balance is a twelve lesson structured immersion in ideas, teaching materials, and writing exercises that help emotional life feel more manageable, comfortable and rich. Emotions are an organic reality of being human; emotional fluency and flexibility are a core of well-being, and these are what you will gain in this course. The course is structured around 12 lessons which introduce sequential processes of emotional balance by offering: brief descriptions of an emotional balance principle, an illustrating writing exercise, and follow-up ideas. The lessons are easy but use a variety of writing techniques to incorporate real emotional skills. Each lesson also has topics that include written and audio material, reflective journaling prompts, inspirational quotes and tips, and the availability of the author for questions about the process. Writing for Emotional Balance is a rich assortment of resources that actively demonstrate how personal writing can be a vehicle, not just a reflection, of personal development. This is a self-study course and does not have a specific start date and you have immediate access to the course at the time of purchase. IAJW Members save an additional 20% Course Special:  Save $50 off now through August 22nd, 2019.