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3-Day: Nutrition for Mental Health Certification Course - Pittsburgh, PA
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6/19/2019 to 6/21/2019
When: Wednesday, June 19, 2019
8:00 AM
Where: United States

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Here’s what you’ll learn in this certificate training... u Improve mood and behavior in clients using micro- and macronutrients u Ideas for practical, affordable and individualized diets along with optimal cooking methods and recipes u Safely and ethically apply integrated and nutritional medicine within your professional discipline’s scope of practice u Improve assessment by learning to differentiate between a clinical presentation of mental illnesses vs. nutritional and/or hormonal imbalances u Customize treatment plans through six unique nutritional methods for clients with mood lability uNourish both the brain and the gut, the “second brain,” through key nutrients u Learn to identify gluten and casein sensitivity with the presentation of depression, psychosis and ASD in clients u Implement evidence-based protocols for nutritional and herbal approaches for six DSM-5® categories u Evaluate how client eating patterns may influence their mental health by using a food-mood assessment tool u Increase compliance by using the DSM-5® Cultural Formulation tool to inform your treatment planning process u Prevent side effects of polymedicine use through evaluation of drug-nutrient-herbal interactions u Decrease dissociative symptoms in clients through stage-specific anaerobic and aerobic exercise and self-care methods u Improve focus for clients with anxiety disorders with breathing techniques to reduce hyperventilation u Adapt complementary and alternative methods for children and teens with behavioral and mental health disorders such as ADHD and ODD u Learn when psychotropic medications, herbal medicines, and nutrients can be harmful to clients u Improve anxiety and depression symptoms with essential fatty acids u Discover how circadian rhythm contributes to depression, PTSD and bipolar disorder u Evaluate the impact of blood sugar and genetic variations on mental health disorders and effective treatment

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PESI, Inc.

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Crowne Plaza Pittsburgh South

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164 Fort Couch Road

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