2018 Open House
Relax, Enjoy Refreshments & Attend Complimentary Lectures
Saturday May 26, 2018
North York (Toronto)
9:30 am – 3:00 pm
18 Wynford Dr, Suite 514, North York, ON
(North of Eglinton, East of Don Mills)
9:30 – 11:00 am
IHN’s Diploma Program Overview in Applied Holistic Nutrition
Courses, Certification, Faculty, Admission Requirements & Campus Culture
With Director, Nutrition Studies
Elizabeth Papadopoulos BSc, CNP, ROHP
Join this informative presentation to learn all about the Institute of Holistic Nutrition and our Applied Holistic Nutrition Diploma Program. Our Director, Nutrition Studies Elizabeth Papadopoulos BSc, CNP, ROHP, will be discussing how to start our program, including the process for application and admission requirements. You will also learn all about the certification that IHN provides and be informed about the broad range of experienced industry practitioners that make up our faculty. Information regarding our exclusive Co-Operative Placement Program and various career opportunities after graduation will also be covered. The lecture will also include experience on what a typical day is like as a student at IHN. Come discover the uniqueness of our program and learn more about IHN’s role in the community and field of natural health for the past 22 years.
Nutrition and the Environment:
Healthy Home Healthy You
With Kathrin Brunner BA, CNP, RYT
The average North American human contains 200 synthetic chemicals in their body. How many of these chemicals come from our homes? Which common health conditions have been linked to household toxins? What steps can we take to prevent toxic exposure? In this talk, we’ll do a tour of the average home and find out where toxins are lurking. We’ll also discuss the many natural alternatives that exist so we can truly make our homes a sanctuary.
Nature’s Calming Effects and Stress Busters
With Eva Cabaca MEd, CNP, ROHP, CH
The common results of modern lifestyle – anxiety, nervousness, stress, depression, hopelessness and frustration can be tough to deal with. Turning to medication puts you at risk of adverse side effects and substantial life-long complications. That is why more and more people are looking for a safer natural solutions. In this lecture, we will explore the healing powers of herbal preparations for stress and anxiety so that you can literally drink your way to calmness and relaxation. We will explore both local backyard options as well as more exotic possibilities and suggest the correct modes of preparation to best extract the key healing constituents. We will also explore the synergistic effects in herbal combinations and the energetic connections of plants and humans.
Nutrition & Health: The Fundamentals:
Solutions for Leaky Gut and Autoimmune Disorders
With Brett Hawes CNP
Autoimmune disease is a collective term that includes over 100 known health conditions. It is an extremely complex set of issues that often leaves practitioner and patient baffled and frustrated.
While specific autoimmune diseases differ in their nature and symptoms, they do share common root causes. One of the main ones is leaky gut. This presentation will explain what leaky gut actually is, accurate diagnostic methods, what causes it, and its involvement with autoimmune disease. We will also cover some basic strategies to heal the gut and normalize the immune response.
Nutrition through the Lifespan:
Optimal Infant & Childhood Nutrition
With Eman Nasr CNP
Infant and young child feeding is a key area to improve child survival and promote healthy growth and development. The first 2 years of a child’s life are particularly important, as optimal nutrition during this period reduces the risk of chronic disease, and fosters better development overall.
Inappropriate nutrition can also lead to childhood obesity which is an increasing public health problem in many countries.
In this lecture Eman Nasr CNP will discuss Optimal Infant & Childhood Nutrition including breastfeeding, formulas, starting solid foods, age appropriate foods, and supplementation to consider. Join this lecture to learn how to simply and effectively optimize your children’ nutrition and health.
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• Natural Health Exhibit
• Book Sale
• Live Blood Cell Microscopy Sessions
• Door Prizes
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