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Nutrition and Natural Supplementation in Concussion Recovery

This course provides an overview of nutritional requirements for brain health, nervous system function, and concussion recovery.

Description

Nutrition and Natural Supplementation in Concussion Recovery Course provides an overview of nutritional requirements for brain health, nervous system function, and concussion recovery. Ketogenic and anti-inflammatory diets will be discussed, as well as the role of intermittent fasting. Key over-the-counter supplements and herbs will be reviewed in-depth, with a focus on mechanisms of action, indications, dosage, safety and quality concerns.

The objective of this course is to familiarize course participants with common nutritional supplements, diet plans, and general nutritional considerations that may benefit patients in recovery from concussions and associated post-concussion symptoms.

More specifically, we will review:

  • The role of nutrition in brain health and neurodegenerative processes following concussions
  • The importance of promoting healthy circulation and cerebral blood flow for concussion recovery
  • The use of natural supplements to improve brain health and promote recovery
  • The functional connections between brain health and digestive health
  • The importance of eliminating inflammatory influences and supporting immune function

The topics covered include:

  • Pathophysiology of concussions and PCS
  • Symptomatic presentation of Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Role of nutrition in brain health
  • Key vitamins and minerals for brain health
  • Key nutritional supplements
  • Herbs for supporting brain health
  • Ketogenic Diets
  • Anti-inflammatory/Gluten-free Diets
  • Nutritional Irritants

Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Discuss the role of nutrition in brain health and neurodegenerative processes following concussions
  • Recognize the importance of promoting healthy circulation and cerebral blood flow for concussion recovery
  • Describe the use of natural supplements to improve brain health and promote recovery
  • Discuss the functional connections between brain health and digestive health
  • Recognize the importance of eliminating inflammatory influences and supporting immune function

Continuing Education Credits

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Your Instructor


Amy Moll DAOM, L.Ac (OR, TX, FL), Dipl. OM (NCCAO)
Amy Moll DAOM, L.Ac (OR, TX, FL), Dipl. OM (NCCAO)

Amy Moll DAOM, L.Ac (OR, TX, FL), Dipl. OM (NCCAO) founded Healing Response Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine after completing a Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine magna cum lauda from the Minnesota College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Bloomington, Minnesota. After practicing in Bend, Oregon for eight years, Amy relocated her private practice to Dallas, Texas while also pursuing a doctorate degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the AOMA School of Integrative Medicine with a specialty in pain management and concussion recovery.

Amy's mission in life is to put essential information, therapies, and techniques vital for brain health and healing into the hands of people who need it the most - those who suffer from symptoms following concussions and traumatic brain injuries.

Amy has over nine years of experience in clinical practice combining many integrative therapies including acupuncture, Chinese medicine, craniosacral therapy, nutritional counseling, supplement programs, and health coaching. Amy has studied with the best doctors in the field of functional medicine, and provides her patients with the latest information at the crossroads of neuroscience, neurotrauma, functional medicine, and safe, natural healing modalities to improve brain health and facilitate recovery from traumatic injuries.


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.