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CONFERENCE: National Association of Nutrition Professionals
May 6, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am$652
Beyond Fish Oil: The Essentials of Mental Health Nutrition
This presentation provides the essentials of advanced nutrition for mental health including concepts of biochemical individuality for mental health and evidence based dietary and nutrient protocols including the use of vitamins, minerals, amino acids and glandulars. We will explore specific approaches to collaborating with prescribers to help people withdraw from or identify nutritional alternatives to psychotropic medications. We will discuss how specific diagnoses affect the client’s ability to adhere to a nutritional programs and how the nutrition professional can navigate those challenges. We will also discuss strategies for nutritional interventions in a variety of settings including recovery programs, agencies, hospitals, schools and as well as private practice. Participants receive protocols, learn from cases and have the opportunity to ask about their own cases.