Live Webinar: Anxiety and Depression in these Stressful Times-The Importance of Nutrition
2 CEUs – Good for the whole dental team.
Live webinars are interactive. You will be able to ask questions and communicate in real time with the instructor. It is not considered distance learning. Anyone registered for this class will receive instructions regarding how to sign in to the live webinar. It is recommended for this class that you have speakers and a microphone for this class. Most laptops, tablets and smartphones will have these functions.
This 2-hour live webinar will cover a holistic, natural way to address the symptoms of depression, specifically through nutrition. Learn how the gut and brain are connected and how the gut can influence mood, mind and behavior. The course will look at sugar, wheat, proteins and other parts of our diets. It will also address supplements, vitamins and important nutrients that can act as antidepressants. Learn how you may be able to alleviate anxiety and cope with depression by evaluating what you or your patients eat.
Instructor: Anabela Bacchione, NTP, RDH
Anabela Bacchione has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 1990. Realizing the important role that good nutrition plays in oral health, she returned to school in 2007 to study at the Nutritional Therapy Association, a board-certified nutrition program based out of Olympia, WA. For over 10 years, she has worked as a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner (NTP) for private clients as well as for a large DMD practice in northern NJ where she is the Holistic Nutritionist on staff. She also lectures frequently, is a member of multiple health-related organizations, operates a private traditional food cooperative, and keeps up-to-date on nutrition and integrative medicine through attending numerous seminars and symposiums each year.