Why Integrate a Cancer Protocol into your Nutrition Practice

February 22, 2016 | Leave a response

Treating clients who are battling cancer has become a top priority for many holistic cancer practitioners. An alarming number of new cases are diagnosed each year, and many thousands die of the disease in Canada alone. Integrating a cancer protocol focused on holistic cancer treatments into your nutrition practice is the key to helping patients […]

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How to Treat Athletic Clients

November 16, 2015 | Leave a response

Athletes have special nutritional needs, and holistic nutrition practitioners are often called upon to help athletic clients who are experiencing problems during play. Treatment is targeted toward improving performance and delaying fatigue. The optimum sports nutrition program will cover meal plans as well as supplementation. Sports Nutrition for Optimum Performance A healthy diet provides athletes […]

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How Do I Set Goals for My Nutrition Practice?

November 2, 2015 | Leave a response

As a holistic nutritionist you have earned your certifications and you now have the background to help people with their nutritional needs. You also have hands-on clinical experience, and chances are you have achieved a substantial measure of success. However, treating clients and running a nutrition practice require different skill sets. When you are just starting out in your nutrition practice, it helps to get business advice from professionals who can help you set goals for your practice. Write a Business Plan Creating a detailed business plan is a good way to clarify your business objectives. A well-designed business plan can help you define your goals and develop strategies that will grow your nutritional practice. Your plan can include a ...

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Increasing Client Compliance in My Nutrition Practice

October 19, 2015 | Leave a response

Holistic nutritionists in private practice know that motivating clients to comply with recommendations can be a major challenge. Practicing nutritionists can benefit from the mentorship and business advice offered by the Edison Institute of Nutrition for issues like overcoming resistance on the part of the patient and other common problems. There are effective strategies you […]

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Growing your nutrition practice: Do I need a mentor?

August 3, 2015 | 4 Comments on Growing your nutrition practice: Do I need a mentor?

Starting your own business as a nutritionist can be the dream of a lifetime. To become successful, you may want to offer such services as workshops and group classes in addition to individual nutritional counseling. You may be enterprising enough to provide consultation services to local organizations and businesses. While there are many benefits to being your own boss and going it alone in private practice, having the support of an experienced mentor can make a big difference when you want to start or grow your business. Mentorship has become an indispensable element of natural health care practice for many looking to grow their practice. The Edison Institute of Nutrition offers an effective mentorship program for new holistic nutritionist transitioning ...

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Career Opportunities For Nutritionists

July 13, 2015 | Leave a response

The demand for nutritional consultants is growing substantially. Nutritionists are food and nutrition experts who advise their clients about eating well to live a healthy lifestyle and to correct the underlying cause of their health challenges. These healthcare professionals provide individualized evaluations and recommendations for foods and various supplementation. They may also help people achieve […]

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How To Create A Business Plan For Nutrition Practices

July 6, 2015 | Leave a response

Starting your own nutrition business is an exciting step, and it helps to stay organized by creating a detailed business plan. Creating a nutrition business plan may sound a bit intimidating, but chances are the document will contain aspects that you have already addressed. Your business plan will clearly state your business objectives and give you the best opportunity to stay on target with strategies to grow your business. The plan will give you a picture of the market and business processes, and enable you to prioritize as your nutrition business develops. You can use the business plan for your nutrition practice to set milestones and track results so you can adjust your goals and strategies accordingly. These are the ...

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