student
stories

 

 

student stories

 

Audio

Cyndi O’Meara and Jo O’Reilly

Cyndi O’Meara chats with past Graduate Jo O’Reilly about how the knowledge and research skills from completing The Functional Nutrition Course has helped her overcome her health issues.

Cyndi O’Meara and Robyn Wight

Cyndi O’Meara chats to past graduate Robyn Wight about all things business. Robyn also opens up how she struggled at the beginning of the course with learning and studying again after so many years and being an older student. She gives some great ways of how she overcame this and her fears, finished the course and then went onto to complete the Microbiome course.

Cyndi O’Meara and Eleni Kanidiadis

Cyndi O’Meara chats to one of our youngest Graduates Eleni Kanidiadis. Eleni has an amazing segment on 7Two Vasili Garden show called Healthy Habits with Eleni.

Videos

Candice Bauer

Candice Bauer

Rebecca Warke – Omaha Kids

Rebecca Warke – Omaha Kids

Melissa Kovacevic

Melissa Kovacevic

Lucia Rivas-Herry

Lucia Rivas-Herry

Monique Hastie

Monique Hastie

Article

Marnie Perkinson
-

We often hear from people who ask us what the difference is between the Functional Nutrition Academy Courses and a degree based Dietician course. Below is an account from a ‘recovering dietician’ who chose to study Functional Nutrition after she completed her degree…. over to you Marnie. “When I finished my Dietetics post grad 23 years ago, […]

Read More

Melissa Kovacevic
-

Functional Health Canberra’s Game Changing Approach By Melissa Kovacevic As the Founder of Functional Health Canberra, I am an accredited Functional Nutrition Consultant and a Clinical EFT Practitioner (Emotional Freedom Techniques). EFT is a powerful stress management tool sometimes referred to as “tapping” or emotional acupuncture without needles. My mission is to educate and inspire […]

Read More

Lucia
Where to start with the gut?

Gut health is the new buzz in all avenues of health these days and has come a long way to just being part of the natural therapies and complementary medicine practitioners scope. For me, it has been a long journey and one that has led me to complete formal studies in nutrition and nutritional medicine. […]

Read More

Candice Bauer
Food as medicine

You could say I have always been health conscious however, in the past 5 years or so, my definition of healthy has changed considerably. I grew up in a family of 9 eating quite ‘traditionally’; cereal and milk for breakfast, sandwiches for lunch and ‘meat with 3 veg’ for dinner. If we were lucky, on […]

Read More

Jo O’Reilly
-

Currently I have content on YouTube channel, Instagram, Website, Facebook. I am wife, mother, qualified chef, health coach and during my lifetime have dealt with a variety of health issues with myself and family. Things like heart disease, my husband had a cerebral aneurysm at 31. I have two daughters one at 28 has a […]

Read More

Reviews

Fiona Knaggs

I have a much deeper understanding of the power of a vitalistic philosophy and approach to health. The Functional Nutrition course has empowered me to think critically about the food I eat. I have been able to confidently implement so many positive changes for my family as a direct result of the education I have […]

Read More

Helen Butler

I really enjoyed this course and learnt a lot, even though I have a health professional background. I would highly recommend it to anyone wanting to understand how nutrition impacts our health and well-being on both an individual and society level. The course structure has variety and is easy to navigate. It’s an empowering experience!

Read More

Sue Bell

I highly recommend this course. It gave me knowledge – it taught me so much about nutrition, and it taught me how to think critically about what we hear, see or are told about different diets and superfoods. If you want to learn to make informed decisions about your and your families health then this […]

Read More

Andrea Winchester

I have been on a journey of rediscovering my health since a stroke stopped me in my tracks in my early 40’s. I had been seeking a more holistic approach and came across The Nutrition Academy. Through this course I have learnt the value of nutrition on my health and wellbeing. I am so grateful […]

Read More

Jane Vickery

A wonderful, evidence based exploration of human nutrition within a holistic framework. The knowledge acquired through this course empowers indivduals to take responsibility for their own health and that of their family.

Read More

Georgina Tanner

Life is about choices. The Nutrition Academy course teaches you what choices to make for you, how to interpret real health and pass that knowledge on to everyone else. This is a course that, once you have completed it, it will never be forgotten knowledge. You will carry the baton for health and pass it […]

Read More

Lara Schleiger

The Functional Nutrition and Applied Functional Nutrition course is for anyone looking to improve the health of themselves and their family right through to someone who is passionate about improving the health of their wider community. The best part of the course is learning about nutrition from an historical perspective as well as the philosophy […]

Read More

Nicole

I undertook this course as a way to further educate myself on nutrition, with a view to becoming a health coach down the track. What I gained from this course is a much deeper understanding of how our health can be impacted by our environment and the foods that we eat. I would recommend this […]

Read More

Brett

This course is perfect for anyone who wants to take a more whole body, vitalistic approach to their food and lifestyle, either for themselves or for their clients. It will help you learn how to analyse all of the science out there and distill what is important in the real world.

Read More