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IHP Orientations for Summer 2019

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on May 21, 2019

The PCC Institute for Health Professionals offers several orientations in the next month to help you determine the program that may be best for you and your interests. Two examples include entry-level certificate programs help you acquire valuable training for jobs that come with good hourly rates - and many of these potential jobs offer great healthcare and savings benefits, too. Don't hesitate to contact us for more information. 

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Topics: Healthcare, CLIMB Center, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy

Functional Nutrition Webinar - June 20

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on May 10, 2019

Are you serious about starting a healthcare career in nutrition, or incorporating nutrition into your current healthcare practice? Discover how the Functional Nutrition program at PCC Institute for Health Professionals can help you become a nationally Certified Nutrition Professional, and support your career goals! Join the Functional Nutrition online webinar on June 20th from 6 - 7:30 p.m. 

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare, institute for health professionals

Ayurveda and Yoga Offer an Infinite Well of Wisdom to Tap and an Unlimited Number of New Discoveries to Make

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on September 05, 2018


Ann Wagoner is a yoga therapist, has taught yoga for over 25 years and is a certified practitioner of Ayurveda. She researched protocols and herbs for the prevention of cancer recurrence and is a NAMA presenter. She is also a student of Rama Jyoti Vernon and publishes yoga books. We recently asked her about her experience with Ayurveda, and what inspires her about teaching and the subject matter. 

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Topics: Healthcare, Meet the IHP Team, Stories & News, Integrative Healthcare, Portland Community College, Ayurveda, Yoga

How Integrative Medicine Can Help Answer the Opioid Crisis

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on January 16, 2018

Integrative medicine combines Western approaches to medicine with more traditional ways of caring for the body and mind. These practices, when used together, can improve a patient’s quality of life. For instance, cancer patients often need treatment with chemotherapy, a type of Western medicine. However, they can also benefit from nutrition therapy and acupuncture, which can help them keep their energy up and experience less pain.

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Topics: Healthcare, Integrative Healthcare

Why Functional Nutrition is a Future-Focused Field

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on October 18, 2017

Functional nutrition, a type of functional medicine, focuses on using healthy, natural foods to help people improve their health. Functional nutritionists provide flexible, individualized care to each person based on their needs. Each person may have a different functional nutrition treatment based on what will be most effective to improve their physical, mental and even spiritual health.

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare

How Integrative Healthcare Can Transform Your Practice

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on September 11, 2017

Integrative healthcare brings together Western approaches to medicine, such as chemotherapy, surgery and other medicines, and combines them with more traditional, complementary approaches like nutrition, acupuncture and more. Integrative healthcare practitioners carefully coordinate these two approaches to treatment in order to care for all of their patients’ needs.

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Topics: Healthcare, Integrative Healthcare

5 Things to Look for to Ensure Nutritional Scientific Research is Sound

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on June 19, 2017

As a nutritionist, it’s important to stay up-to-date on the latest nutrition research to provide your clients with evidence-based care. Every day, new scientific research reveals the benefits or harmful effects of foods, from coffee and alcohol, to organic fruits and vegetables. Education for nutritionist can help you stay on top of the latest information, but you can read research on your own, too.

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare

Nutrition Graduate is Focused on Ending Dieting for Good

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on June 06, 2017

Christa King is on a mission to end dieting.

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare, Student Profiles

How Nutritionists are Playing a Big Role in the Evolving Paradigm of Healthcare

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on December 28, 2016

Healthcare is constantly changing and transforming as we learn more about ourselves and how the body works. As we understand more about the role nutrition plays in health, such as controlling chronic diseases like diabetes or Celiac disease, nutritionists are playing a vital role in keeping patients healthy and happy.

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare

Experience + Expertise, Meet Your Instructor: Julie A. Shivley

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on November 26, 2016

Julie Shivley is the newest member of the PCC Functional Nutrition team and will be teaching the Childbearing years component of Life Stages module.

 

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Topics: Healthcare, Meet the IHP Team, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare

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