November 11, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Sierra Foothills Chapter of CAMFT Presents
Food and Mood
Jim McAfee, Th. M., CCN
Saturday, November 11, 2017
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Jim McAfee has been described as the Sherlock Holmes of Nutrition. He is one of the nation’s leading Clinical Nutritionists (1991) and a member of the Scientific Council of the International and American Associations of Clinical Nutritionists (2005). He has worked as Director of Nutritional Research for Image Awareness Wellness Institute since 1974. Jim became a member of GNLD's Health Professional's Council in 2006. Jim graduated Summa Cum Laude and valedictorian from Westmont College and Magna Cum Laude from Dallas Theological Seminary.
As a speaker Jim is mesmerizing. He is always on top of the most current nutritional information, but presents nutrition concepts in an entertaining manner. Audiences acknowledge Jim as one of the most articulate advocates for sound nutrition in America today. He has been a guest speaker for hundreds of groups as well as appearing on numerous radio & television shows. Tens of thousands of people around the world have read his books, newsletters, or listened to his audiotapes or CDs.
This presentation will cover:
- Clinicians will learn the manner in which toxic exposures and nutritional imbalances or deficiencies can contribute to loss of a sense of well-being, depression, and anxiety with their clients.
- Clinicians will learn the food-brain connection from the early work of Abram Hoffer with schizophrenia to current research.
- Clinicians will learn the manner in which altered gut function can contribute to a wide variety of behavioral changes from the mild, like depression to the extreme such as autism spectrum disorders to assist in the education and treatment of their clients.
This course meets the qualifications for 2 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Sierra Foothills CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs. Sierra Foothills CAMFT maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. Sierra Foothills CE Provider # is 97723.
This course also meets the qualifications for 2 hours of attendance credit for registered Marriage and Family Interns, Associate Social Workers, trainees and graduate students as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Sierra Foothills CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for registered Marriage and Family Interns, Associate Social Workers, trainees and graduate students. Sierra Foothills CAMFT maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. Sierra Foothills CAMFT Provider # is 97723.
|Member of Any CAMFT Chapter
|Not a Member of Any CAMFT Chapter
|$25 Licensed Professional
|$35 Licensed Professional
Registration for this event closes Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 6 p.m. There is a $5 late registration fee for attendees registering at the door so be sure to register early!
Important Notice: Hand-outs will be emailed two days before the training. Please print and bring to the training.
Continuing Education or Course Completion Certificates may be emailed to participants or presented the day of.
First Congregational Church
710 Auburn Ravine Drive
Auburn, CA 95603
From I 80, take Highway 49 N and turn right onto Palm Avenue. If coming south on Highway 49, turn left onto Palm Avenue. Continue on Palm Avenue to the stop sign. Turn left onto Auburn-Ravine Road and continue to the stop sign. Turn right at the stop sign, even though it says Church Street. Go straight up the never-ending hill into the church parking lot. The meeting is in Overmiller Hall in the Fireside Room. A sign with the CAMFT logo and "Sierra Foothills Chapter" will be on an outside door.
For special needs, questions, or any grievance, please contact
Dianne Murden, Past President,
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 530 305 2066.
Also, please let her know if there is a problem for you during the training.
The Sierra Foothills Chapter of CAMFT will provide refunds to registrants up and until the close of registration, minus a $5 registration fee. There are no refunds after the close of registration.
All members are welcomed to join the Board of Directors meeting. This meeting will be from 8 a.m to 9 a.m. at the training site on the same day as our workshop. We appreciate your involvement!