The Six Dimensions of Wellness Model


Key Questions: What are the Six Dimensions of Wellness? How can this model be integrated into practice?
This tool provides a description of the Six Dimensions of Wellness Model and advice on how to integrate this model into a particular approach or program.
This interdependent model defines wellness as an active process through which people become aware of, and make choices toward, a more successful existence. By applying the Six Dimensional Model, a person becomes aware of the interconnectedness of each dimension and how they contribute to healthy living. 


  • Occupational
  • Physical
  • Social
  • Intellectual
  • Spiritual
  • Emotional
Contact Person/Organization: 

National Wellness Institute - Bill Hettler, M.D.

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Wellness Wheel 6 Dimensions of Wellness