Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

CLIMB's 4-term Nutritional Therapy program provides a solid foundation in whole food nutrition and the role of nutrients in food and supplements toward optimal health and wellbeing. Terminology, methods, and procedures will be applied in all sessions within the study of diet, nutrient intake/deficiency and body typing. Courses will pursue understanding and relevance in health maintenance, acute and chronic conditions, compliance & the ability of individuals to make behavioral change. Subject matter includes: assessment; physical health and fitness; western nutrition; Ayurvedics; traditional Chinese medicine; pathophysiology and endocrinology; TPN protocols and maximizing adjunct health care providers; business practice/ ethics; nutritional research & resources; buying, cooking, and storing food. Each weekend course is a Saturday-Sunday offering, totaling 16 contact hrs each. Additional study is required to accomplish program goals and objectives. Participants may begin any term. Individual weekends can be taken for professional CEU credit.

CEU 3050
Nutrition and Ayurveda Food Therapy/Herbal Studies
CEU 9678
Nutrition: Food Therapy in Health and Disease
CEU 939C
Nutritional Therapy Winter Term Classroom
CEU 3060
Nutrition: Pathophysiology of Metabolism and Immune System
CEU 3143
Nutrition: Anatomy & Physiology Online
CEU 3220
Nutritional Therapy Winter Term Online
CEU 3232
Nutrition and Ayurveda Food Therapy/Herbal Studies Online
CEU 3233
Nutrition: Food Therapy in Health and Disease Online
CEU 3234
Nutrition: Pathophysiology/Metabolism & Immune System Online