This universally acclaimed professional training program provides health professionals with the foundation they need to effectively integrate nutrition into clinical practice—and their own lives. The Center for Mind-Body Medicine provides a curriculum for physicians, registered dietitians, and educators to bring back to their communities.
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Participants will leave grounded in the fundamentals of sound nutrition, knowledgeable about cutting-edge research, and prepared to confidently and compassionately guide their patients toward practical life-giving healthy nutrition.
Delicious, whole-foods lunches are served during the professional nutrition training program along with lively food demos that further inspire a meaningful nutritional transformation. Partial scholarships & CEUs available.
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Food As Medicine’s remarkable faculty includes the country’s leading lifestyle medicine clinicians & researchers as well as some of our most gifted holistic nutritionists, mind-body practitioners, patient advocates, & chefs.
What You Will Learn
- Food-based solutions for chronic disease prevention and management
- Understanding hormones for health, happiness, and a vital life pre- and post-menopause
- Energy: The adrenal and thyroid connection
- Digestive distress, including microbiome-centric strategies for bloating, IBS, reflux, and more
- Autoimmune conditions and a science-based immune recovery plan
- Healthy weight management and blood sugar strategies
- Anxiety, depression, panic, and stress solutions
- How nutrition helps chronic pain and fibromyalgia Integrated cancer care
- Vitamins, minerals and herbal guidelines
- Preconception and prenatal health
- Mindful eating, meditation, movement and the art of self-care
Who Should Attend
- MDs, DOs, NDs & DCs
- RD’s, Nutritionists & CHHC’s
- Medical, Nursing & Nutrition School Faculty
- Medical, Health & Public Health Students
- Clinical Faculty in Residency Programs
- Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
- Physician Assistants
- Social Workers
- Community Health Practitioners
- Other Health Professionals
The Center for Mind-Body Medicine will be presenting Food As Medicine for Women’s Health at The Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California from May 19-24, 2019.
Mind, Mood, & Food Professional Training
About the Training
Mind, Mood & Food brings together thought leaders in medical and integrative-nutrition fields to present research and practical tools for clinicians and health-conscious individuals interested in improving their mental and emotional well-being with food. Explore a new science-based approach using nutrition to support optimal brain health and to address personal health challenges– for yourself, your clients, and your family. Learn from world-renowned clinicians, nutritionists, mind-body practitioners and chefs.