The Power of Nutrition & Integrative Interventions in Mental Health
Digital Seminar

The Power of Nutrition & Integrative Interventions in Mental Health


Faculty:
Vicki Steine
Duration:
5 Hours 46 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Nov 10, 2017
Product Code:
POS020681
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

The Mind-Body Connection: Functional Nutrition and Mental Health

Food is the fuel that our brains and bodies run on and unfortunately, many clients do not make the connection between skipping meals or eating poorly and their mood swings, brain fog, lack of energy, procrastination, or inability to focus. Additionally, many clients are looking for alternatives to medication or at least a way to modify how much medication they take.

Explore how physical health impacts brain and behavior, and how integrative and functional medicine applies to psychotherapy and clinical practice. Learn simple steps to uncover nutritional deficiencies, evaluate the impact of medication, and how to implement lifestyle changes for the most powerful ways to leverage time with clients to improve clinical outcomes.

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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

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Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards


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Handouts

Faculty

Vicki Steine Related seminars and products: 1

DSc, LCSW


Vicki Steine, DSC, LCSW, has been a Social Worker for eighteen years, working in both inpatient and outpatient settings, and is currently working with children and adults with ADHD, anxiety, depression, and Tourette’s syndrome in her private practice in the Atlanta area. Dr. Steine received her Master’s in Social Work from the University of Georgia and her Doctorate of Science in Holistic Nutrition from Hawthorn University. She is a Board Certified Holistic Nutrition (Candidate) through the National Association of Nutrition Professionals and a member of the National Association of Social Workers and The National Association of Nutrition Professionals. Dr. Steine enjoys combining her skills as a Social Worker and Nutrition Educator to help her clients who struggle with staying organized, keeping focused at work or school, and overcoming the anxiety and depression that often prevents them from fully living their lives. She integrates nutrition, mind-body exercises, and traditional psychotherapy methods, like Cognitive Behavior Therapy, to help her clients get on with living their lives optimally. She has spoken at many conferences and delivered workshops providing education to professionals and lay people alike on the benefits of nutrition and improving mental health. Dr. Steine has had personal success using a holistic approach, including nutrition and supplements, to recover from a near death boating accident and a debilitating depression.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Vicki Steine maintains a private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Vicki Steine is a member of the National Association of Social Workers; the National Association of Nutrition Practitioners; and the Southeastern Brainspotting Institute. She indicates she has a bias toward functional and integrative medicine in treating long term health care/issues.

 


Additional Info

Program Information

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive) Access never expires for this product.

Objectives

  1. Identify the various nutritional factors that impact mental health
  2. Describe co-morbid diagnoses of physical and mental health and how they impact mental health and behavior
  3. Examine how the digestive system, microbiome, and the brain impact each other and affect behavior and mental health
  4. Explain nutrients that may boost manufacturing of neurotransmitters and improve brain health
  5. Identify nutritional deficiencies caused by common medications and identify common supplements that support brain health
  6. Apply assessment tools to evaluate your client and use a five-step process to empower your client and improve healing
  7. Determine when to make an appropriate clinical referral and discover the importance of a multi-disciplinary team

Outline

NUTRITION FOR MENTAL HEALTH: NOT A NEW IDEA

  • What is Functional and Integrative Medicine?
  • The Pioneers of Nutrition and Mental Health
  • Factors that impact mental health

MENTAL HEALTH DISORDERS AND NUTRITION

  • Mental health disorders
    • ADHD
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • OCD
    • Tourette’s syndrome
  • Physical health issues
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Food sensitivities
    • Candida (yeast)
    • Thyroid
    • Vitamin deficiencies
    • Adrenal fatigue

The GUT-BRAIN-MICROBIOME AXIS

  • Anatomy of the brain and the gut
  • Recent research on the microbiome and its impact on brain health
  • How the gut, the brain, and the microbiome affect behavior

WHAT SYMPTOMS FROM NUTRIENT DEFICIENCIES ARE YOU TRYING TO TREAT WITH PSYCHOTHERAPY?

  • The Standard American Diet: impact on brain health
  • Common nutritional deficiencies:  
    • Accompanying behaviors
    • Possible misdiagnosis
  • Foods that may improve clinical outcomes

INTEGRATE INTERVENTIONS

  • Awareness of deficiencies caused by medication
  • Promoting brain health
  • Sleep interventions
  • Supporting gut health
  • Stress reduction techniques

EVAULATE YOUR CLIENT

  • 5 simple evaluation questions
  • 5 steps to empower your client and improve healing

TIPS FOR CASE MANAGEMENT

  • Professionals to have on your multi-disciplinary team
  • When to refer
  • Who to refer to
  • Lab work 

Target Audience

  • Psychologists
  • Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Psychiatrists
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors

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