Josephine Zappone CNP, RNCP

As an entrepreneur, Josephine started her career by launching her own private practice as a paralegal with an honors diploma in law. She later ventured off into the corporate world and with intense commitment and integrity, became Vice President of Operations and Vice President of Marketing for a top Fortune 500 Company in Canada. She is a Registered and Certified Nutritional Consulting Practitioner, Professional Speaker and Lifestyle Coach who graduated from the Institute of Holistic Nutrition with First Class Honors. Josephine is the Founder and Director of Viva Vita Wholistic Health and Wellness, a private practice and consulting firm. She is known for her loyalty, working in partnership with clients offering them guidance by correcting specific nutritional imbalances and weaknesses. She values the science of iridology and thrives on creating personalized health regimes that honor the emotional, spiritual, physical and environmental factors of one’s life, so they may achieve a lifestyle that is fulfilling, balanced, nourished and above all, whole. In combination with her practice and teaching at IHN, Josephine is also a faculty member at Centennial College, teaching nutrition. As her studies continue, she is currently working towards completing her Masters Degree in Nutrition along with her certification in becoming a Holistic Chef. She is currently working on the release and publication of her new holistic cookbook. Josephine is honored to be a Certified Judge for Neutron Fitness Sports, an organization offering a drug-free platform for natural athletes, judging in the areas of natural bodybuilding, fitness, figure and sports athletic competitions. As a professional public speaker and educator, creating and lecturing talks across Canada, Josephine’s desire is to educate, empower and inspire her clients and students to live life! With over 15 years experience in the field of marketing and professional growth, Josephine brings her expertise and knowledge into her classroom at the Institute of Holistic Nutrition where she teaches Professional Skills Development.

  • PSD01 Professional Skills Development

    This course will exemplify the effective use of communication vehicles in professional practice. Combining motivation and communication theory with an audience-centered approach, students will learn to master skills in oral and written professional communication activities.