The Mind Connection (Fridays) - VIRTUAL
The nutrition and mental health connection.
The Mind Connection | 17.5 hours | $387.50+Fees
This virtual course provides comprehensive evidence that nutrition plays a most important role in maintaining optimal mental health and is a major part of the strategy addressing many common mental health problems. Special consideration will be given to the microbiome gut-brain axis and the critical role it plays in brain development, behavior, and mental health throughout life.
The required textbook, Nutrition Essentials for Mental Health: a complete guide to the food-mood connection, by Leslie Korn, is not included in the above price. Students are responsible to acquire the textbook either through the school or externally prior to the course start date.
*Please note students registered in this class will need to attend all classes virtually. Zoom links and course notes will be emailed one business day in advance of scheduled classes.
Class 1 - Fri, Sept 3 (9:30am-1pm)
Class 2 - Fri, Sept 10 (9:30am-1pm)
Class 3 - Fri, Sept 17 (9:30am-1pm)
Class 4 - Fri, Sept 24 (9:30am-1pm)
Class 5 - Fri, Oct 1 (9:30am-1pm)
Students who receive 80% or higher in this course will receive a certificate.
Refund policy: Courses are fully refundable minus a $50+GST Admin Fee if requested 30+ days prior to the course start date. If requested between 7-30 days prior to the course start date, courses are 50% refundable. No refunds if requested within 7 days of the course start date.