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ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT NUTRITION, A HEALTH NUT OR PERHAPS ON A JOURNEY TO RESOLVE YOUR ILLNESS?

 

WHAT NUTRITION COURSE IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

ARE YOU STARTING OUT, OR ARE YOU QUITE KNOWLEDGEABLE?

Set aside TWO minutes to take the quiz and find out your options, and what AMAZING CAREER paths could follow.

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
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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, […]

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Melissa Kovacevic
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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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Jo O’Reilly
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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 […]

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Reviews

Kay Steele

This is a course that everyone should do. If you are struggling with health or think that you aren’t. You will learn so much. I honestly think that the course content is something everyone should learn. I am so glad that I have now have the knowledge to change lives for the better.

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Caroline Scott

Starting this course at 58 years, with intentions of establishing a health coaching business after completion, it has exceeded my expectations, with the content and resources available. For anyone that is serious about maintaining their health and thinking critically at all times, always searching for the truth and helping others, you are going to love […]

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Jolene

The Fundamentals of Nutrition and Applied Nutrition courses were so interesting and informative. The content was set out using videos and written material which helped to reinforce information and is really good when to watch or listen to when going for a walk or driving in the car. I enjoyed the different assignments as they […]

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Jody

The Nutrition Academy course is a way to lift the veil on what you believe to really empower you to take responsibility and accountability for your own health. It provides you with scientific evidence as well as the historical perspective on what is best for a human being. It also provides you with practical tools […]

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Narelle Melgaard

The Functional Nutrition Course is an in-depth look into improving health via diet. You don’t need to have a background in the health field to be able to study this course. It encourages individual, critical thinking of your ideas and the concepts that surround health attainment. You feel supported throughout, with positive encouragement and the […]

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Lisa Byrne

The Functional Nutrition Course has changed my life. I started this course when I started to have children and I am so thankful I did because it allowed to me to make educated decisions about the food they ate and the environment they grew up in. I have learned to think more critically, to ask […]

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Hana Feidi

One of the main things this course taught me is that there are other ways to healing your body than visiting the doctor and taking prescription medications. It introduced me to the world of functional nutrition and all it has to offer. It taught me that when you learn more about your body, about how […]

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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 […]

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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!

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