Scope of Practice
I have 17 years' experience, including as Senior Scientist researching health behaviours at the University of Cambridge Centre for Diet and Activity Research. I am a Health Coach who qualified from the Institute of Transformation Nutrition (ITN), and a Member of the UK Health Coaches Association. I am trained in counselling skills.
This is the ITN scope of practice: Diet • Lifestyle and lifestyle improvements • Attitude and thinking • Stress management • Empowerment • Education on supplementation relative to the health issue(s) • Prevention of disease • Promotion of health • Supporting healing from illness • Increasing the body’s ability to heal itself through nutrition and supportive practices • Help clients change behaviors that contribute to poor health • Help clients with other factors contributing to poor health such as: previously diagnosed illnesses, biochemical imbalances, toxicities, and nutritional deficiencies • Education on the benefits of whole foods • Underlying issues contributing to the problem • Support education based upon the most up to date research and knowledge in nutrition, psychology, and spirituality
Click here to view the UKHCA Scope of Practice: https://www.ukhealthcoaches.com/scope-of-practice