Recent Posts by Amy Occhipinti, M.S.

    What You Can and Can’t Do As a Health & Wellness Coach

    Are you looking to bring your passion for health to the next level, but are struggling with where to begin? Maybe you want to help people eat healthier and get more exercise, but you’re struggling with what steps to take to learn how to do so professionally. If this sounds like you, you’re an excellent candidate to become a certified health & wellness coach.

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    Leaky Gut: What Is It and How Do I Fix It?

    Strange as it is to think of health problems as responsive to fads, the truth is that their prevalence can ebb and flow in popular media. One condition that’s catching attention these days is leaky gut syndrome. While some doctors are adamant that the diagnosis isn’t real, others insist that it’s the explanation for the health problems suffered by thousands. But what is leaky gut, and how can you tell if you have it? We’ll dig into the details below.

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    How Much Does It Cost To Become a Certified Nutritionist?

    With rates of obesity and chronic disease on the rise, nutritionists play a role that is more important than ever. If you’re ready to become a certified nutritionist, you’re making an important and impactful choice, and the best part is that becoming a certified nutritionist is financially achievable. So how much does it cost to become a certified nutritionist? Read on to learn about costs and program length.

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    10 Apps and Software That Health Coaches Can Use with Clients

    If you’re a health coach struggling to keep up with clerical tasks, emails, and paperwork then you need to start using apps and software tools to make your life easier.

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    10 Apps and Software That Nutrition Consultants Can Use With Clients

    As a nutrition consultant passionate about helping others live a healthier lifestyle, you stay on top of the latest trends so you can provide the best experience for your clients. Your expertise is second to none, but are you also staying on top of the nutrition coaching apps and software to help you attract more clients and improve client relationships?

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    Holistic Nutritionist Career Trends & Salaries

     

    If you were wondering how you can make a real difference in people’s lives and know that diet and the food we eat is vital in maintaining our health and well being, that the food choices we make affect us greatly, then a career in nutrition might be the right path for you. There are so many options to choose from, you may have heard of Dietician, Nutrition Consultant, Holistic Nutritionist —it’s all so confusing. Read on to learn the various career trends in the field of nutrition.

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    Q&A with AFPA Graduate: Megan Caldwell, Owner of FIT4MOM Cedar Mill

     
    We are excited to share the stories of some of our past AFPA graduates, such as Megan, in our “Find Your Inspiration” blog series.
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    Top Resources for Landing Your Dream Job in Nutrition

    Your passion for the health and fitness industry has brought you to this important moment: You’re ready to start the search for your dream job in nutrition! There are hundreds of websites that are useful for job hunting across just about any industry, and you’ve probably heard of them all: Indeed, Glassdoor, LinkedIn, Monster, CareerBuilder, and the list goes on and on.

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    Q&A with AFPA Graduate: Kevin Hughes, Personal Trainer

     

    We are excited to share the stories of some of our past AFPA graduates, such as Kevin, in our “Find Your Inspiration” blog series.

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    Graduate Paige Johnson: Personal Trainer & Holistic Nutritionist

    We are excited to share the stories of some of our past AFPA graduates, such as Paige, in our “Find Your” blog series.
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