Progression to Nutritional Therapy

Build on your skills as a Nutrition & Lifestyle Coach by progressing to the IHS Diploma in Nutritional Therapy.

Nutritional Therapists use all the skills of an NLC and builds them to:
Work with clients with more complex conditions
Analyse physiological function of the client
Conduct in-depth analysis of toxins exposure
✔  Assess potential biochemical imbalances (using the Functional Medicine model)
Create staged therapeutic plans

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Diploma in Nutritional Therapy

Nutritional Therapy is the application of nutritional science in the promotion of optimal health using a wide range of tools to assess and identify potential nutritional imbalances and understand how these may contribute to chronic health concerns.

  ➤ Are you fascinated by Functional Medicine?
  ➤ Do you want to work with clients with more complex concerns?
  ➤ Are you looking for a path to a BSc and MSc in Nutrition?

By studying Nutritional Therapy with IHS you will become competent in the IHS Nutritional Therapy Consultation Framework, and leave with more than 250 hours of clinical practice training. You can be insured and practicing as a Nutritional Therapist in just 3 years.


Announcing Fundamentals of Biochemistry for Integrative Nutrition

Can’t wait until September to start Nutritional Therapy? Or are you looking to sample some course material before you decide? Then Fundamentals in Biochemistry for Integrative Nutrition could be for you. Take a deeper dive into the fascinating world of the human cell, different tissues in the body, nutrigenomics, metabolism and much more.

  ➤ 12 week short course including Nutritional Therapy course material. 
  ➤ Choose if you want to get a head start for the Nutritional Therapy course work or just take it as a stand alone course to expand your knowledge.
  ➤ Academic and financial credits can be applied to NT.

This course is supported by live webinars, Q and As and forum support from Cristina Borerro, Nutritional Therapy Unit Leader.

Sheila Downes

Talk to One of our Friendly Course Consultants

We have opened a dedicated call-back service for our graduates and soon-to-be graduates to talk to one of our Nutritional Therapists / Course Consultants.

Sheila Downes is an IHS Nutritional Therapy Graduate. She has worked alongside Dr. Eva Orsmond, mainly with her patients with type 2 diabetes. She then worked as head nutritionist at Your Way In, a private weight loss clinic in Blackrock.

If you go on to study Nutritional Therapy you might meet Sheila in Clinical Practice she is also one of the clinic mentors.

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