Healing Diets Nutrition diploma course UK
Healing Diets Nutrition Online Course

Healing Diets Coach Online Certification Course


This comprehensive online course of 'food as medicine' takes you on an inspirational and experiential journey into the principles and practice of cleansing, health building and rejuvenation, food for different life phases, food for beauty and emotional/mental health, the methods and politics of the food industry, a deep study of nutrients and their health benefits, organ and system cleanses, support for detox symptoms, consultation skills, practice development and much more.

Each lesson covers a facet of Healing Diets in-depth, and creative, experiential assignments help student to integrate this knowledge for personal self healing and effective practice.

This course will teach you far more than you ever imagined about the use of food for healing, and will ground this knowledge through your own personal experience.

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Healing Diets Nutrition Online Course
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This comprehensive online course of 'food as medicine' takes you on an inspirational and experiential journey into the principles and practice of cleansing, health building and rejuvenation, food for different life phases, food for beauty and emotional/mental health, the methods and politics of the food industry, a deep study of nutrients and their health benefits, organ and system cleanses, support for detox symptoms, consultation skills, practice development and much more.

Each lesson covers a facet of Healing Diets in-depth, and creative, experiential assignments help student to integrate this knowledge for personal self healing and effective practice.

This course will teach you far more than you ever imagined about the use of food for healing, and will ground this knowledge through your own personal experience.


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  • Course Structure

    The Healing Diets Coach online course consists of 12 Lessons - 540 pages

    Each lesson covers a facet of Healing Diets in-depth and has a series of assignments that are designed to help you to process the information through reading, research and writing, and experiential self healing, as well as creative projects to develop your future practice.

    Mentoring and support is provided by Bonny Casel as you progress through your studies.

    The Healing Diets Coach online course is accredited by the AADP and graduates receive the Healing Diets Coach certificate and qualify as a board certified Holistic Health Practitioner.

  • Course Fees and Payment Options

    There are two options for enrollment:

    1. Our time-payment option is 12 monthly payments, due on the first of each month. With this option, you will receive one lesson a month for 12 months.
    2. We also offer a discounted payment in full option. With this option, you will receive the entire course at the time of enrollment.

    Time Payment: 12 monthly payments of £90
    Payment in Full: £850

  • FAQ

    Can I begin with the Healing Diets online studies and choose attend the Healing Diets Immersion at a later date for the Healing Diets Nutritional Consultant diploma?
    Yes! You are welcome to begin with online certification training and, if at a later date, you would like to continue your studies to diploma level by attending Immersion Trainings, undertaking the Self Healing module and, if applicable, attending Clinical Training, then your online studies will be applied in full towards diploma training.

    How is the online study structured?
    There are 12 lessons in the Healing Diets online course, and each lesson contains between 40 and 60 pages of detailed study material, with additional links, video and/or recommended reading, depending on the lesson.

    Assignments combine reading, research and writing, with creative projects and experiential self healing. Assignments for each lesson are sent together as a group for marking and feedback. If your assignments do not reach the standard required, then you are given the opportunity to develop your work and resubmit your assignments.

    How do I get help if I have a question?
    Help with questions is readily available by contacting Bonny Casel by email. If the questions are more complex, then Bonny will set up a time to speak with you on Skype.

    Is there a deadline for competing the course?
    The Healing Diets Coach course is a one year course, however there is a three year window for completion so that students have the option of creating a study schedule that works well with personal and professional commitment. Students can apply for an extension with extenuating circumstances. If a student has not sent in an assignment in six months, the student file is placed on hold for a further six months before being closed. There is a £100 fee to reactivate a student file that is on hold. Once a student file has been closed, the student file is deleted to comply with data protection laws.

    Is the Healing Diets online course accredited?
    Each of our courses are accredited and you can view details of accreditation on our website by following this link.

    Are the online courses accredited internationally?
    Each country has its own requirements and there is no accreditation available that is ‘international.’ Most countries do not regulate the practice of natural medicine, and you can freely practice without requiring board examinations or professional memberships. Some countries do require an examination in their own language, for example in Germany there is an examination required for all practitioners who make health recommendations, regardless of your qualifications. School of Natural Medicine graduates practice all over the world and we have never had a graduate who has been unable to practice and/ or teach in their home country.

    Will I be able to obtain practice insurance upon graduation?
    School of Natural Medicine UK graduates can obtain discounted block insurance from Balens insurance company in the UK, or with an insurance company in your own country. Professional memberships also frequently offer reduced fee insurance options.

    I have further questions about the courses. How do I reach the school?
    You can reach the school directly using the contact form on our website.
    To arrange a Skype call, email the school to make an appointment. The school Skype address is PureHealthSNM.
    You can also arrange a time to speak with Bonny Casel by telephone. Email the school using the contact form to schedule a time.

    When can I begin my studies?
    We have open enrollment, so you can begin your studies as soon as you wish!

  • Course Topics

    How the body utilises water in cell, organ, gland and systemic function.
    The effects of dehydration
    Water fasting: history, theory and practice
    Water quality, structure and preservation
    Water as a container for intention
    Juice fasting: history, theory and practice. Methods of juicing
    Liquitarian Diets
    Green drinks
    Produce hygiene
    Nutritional and medicinal properties of fruits and vegetables
    Disease progression: enervation, toxemia, irritation, inflammation, ulceration, induration, fungation
    Steps to overcoming disease
    The eliminative organs and how to support them with diet, herbs and naturopathic treatments
    Detox symptoms and naturopathic treatments
    Bowel Cleansing: theory and practice
    Digestive health and longevity
    In-depth study of the digestive system and enteric nervous system
    Liver and gallbladder cleansing: theory and practice
    Stomach cleansing and healing
    Nutritional support for body organs, systems and glands
    Kidney stone cleansing and urinary system support
    Wheatgrass, chlorophyl and Rejuvelac: benefits and use
    Purification Diet
    Food combining
    Alkaline diet: effects of pH on body cells, organs, glands and systems, and on mental and emotional health
    Minerals, vitamins, proteins, starch, fats, sugars, enzymes, antioxidants, phytonutrients, pre and probiotics, and life force in food and their roles in body function
    Diet and the immune system
    Lymphatic cleansing
    Diet and the nervous system
    Transition diets
    Low glycemic diets
    Healing food habits: mealtime stories, food addiction, emotional eating and other eating disorders
    Oils and fats: raw, vegetable, nut and seed, methods of extraction, effects on health
    Creating a healing diets kitchen: tools, cookware
    Conscious Eating: awareness, presentation, environment
    Menu inspiration
    Five elements: earth, water, fire, air and ether and their relationship with diet
    Biological humours of Vata, Pita and Kapha
    Prana, Tejas and Ojas
    The six tastes: sweet, sour, salty, pungent, bitter and astringent
    Healing spices: dosha balancing and medicinal benefits of culinary spices
    The three Gunas and diet
    Living foods: history, benefits and practice
    Fermented foods and drinks

    Sprouting
    Dehydrating foods
    Use of nuts and seeds in healing diets
    Raw food diets: transitioning to raw, raw food preparation, nutrient density, raw challenges
    Assimilation of nutrient
    Diet for babies and children
    Diet for adolescence
    Diet for preparing for pregnancy, pregnancy and nursing
    Diet for health building and recovery
    Diet for those on medication, chemotherapy and radiation therapy
    Diet for menopause
    Diet for the elderly
    Food and conditions for increasing beauty
    Nutrient density for athletes
    Food and consciousness: emotions, brain function, depression, anxiety, gut health, etc.
    Tissue Salts
    Parasite cleansing
    Vegan diet: philosophy, practical application and menu inspiration
    Health consequences of eating animal products
    Environmental consequences of eating animal products
    Social consequences of eating animal products
    Economic consequences of eating animal products
    Meat, dairy and egg replacers in recipes
    Vegan and vegetarian baking
    Food and Ethics
    Factory farming
    Genetically modified foods; health, environmental and economic/societal costs
    The seed industry
    Corporate food, the FDA, AMA, Federal Government, American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association, etc
    Litigation and school lunches
    Subsidised GMO farmers vs. penalised organic farmers
    Slave labour in the food industry
    Codex Alimentarius
    Food additives
    Public Research - Private Gain: funding for food research/funding policies
    Changing food policies
    Food Sovereignty
    Soil and Health
    Organic farming: Biodynamics and Permaculture
    Self Healing
    Creating a practice
    Creating a consultation space
    Practice promotion, websites, marketing
    Practice Ethics and Code of Conduct
    Consultation skills
    Mind Maps
    Healing Diets program creation