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Resources & Research

Relevant Books

  • Advanced Nutrition and Human Metabolism by Gropper, S. & Smith, J. (2013)
  • Brain Maker by Perlmutter, D. (2015)
  • Depression: Advancing the Treatment Paradigm by Hedaya, R. (2008)
  • Grain Brain by Perlmutter, D. (2013)
  • Gut and Psychology Syndrome by Campbell-McBride, N. (2010)
  • Nutrition and Mental Health by Leyse-Wallace, R. (2013)
  • Nutrition Essentials for Mental Health by Korn, L. (2016)
  • Nutrient Power by Walsh, W. (2014)
  • The Brain Fix by Carson, R. (2012)
  • The Depression Cure by Ilaridi, S. (2009)
  • The Diet Cure by Ross, J. (2012)
  • The Mood Cure by Ross, J. (2002)
  • The Second Brain by Gershon, M. (1998)
  • The UltraMind Solution by Hyman, M. (2009)
  • Understanding Nutrition by Whitney & Rolfes (2005)
  • Why Isn’t My Brain Working? by Kharrazian, D. (2013)

Relevant Websites

Nutrition and Mental Disorders


      • Nutritional and environmental approaches to preventing and treating autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): a review
        J Altern Complement Med. 2008
      • Zinc sulfate as an adjunct to methylphenidate for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children: a double blind and randomized trial
        BMC Psychiatry. 2004
      • Serum zinc correlates with parent- and teacher- rated inattention in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
        J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 2005
      • Zinc for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: placebo-controlled double-blind pilot trial alone and combined with amphetamine
        J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 2011
      • The influence of components of diet on the symptoms of ADHD in children
        Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig. 2012
      • Effects of iron supplementation on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children
        Pediatric Neurology 2008
      • Assessment of magnesium levels in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
        Magnes Res. 1997
      • The effect of deficiency of selected bioelements on hyperactivity in children with certain specified mental disorders
        Ann Acad Med Stetin. 1998





Nutrition and Cognition

              • Effects of nutrients (in food) on the structure and function of the nervous system: update on dietary requirements for brain. Part 1: micronutrients
                J Nutr Health Aging. 2006
              • Effects of nutrients (in food) on the structure and function of the nervous system: update on dietary requirements for brain. Part 2: macronutrients
                J Nutr Health Aging. 2006
              • Brain Foods: The effects of nutrients on brain function
                Nat Rev Neurosci. 2008
              • Nutritional modulation of cognitive function and mental health
                J Nutr Biochem. 2013
              • Reversal of cognitive decline: A novel therapeutic program
                Aging. 2014
              • Effects of chronic lithium and sodium valproate on concentrations of brain amino acids
                Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2003

Nutrition and Stress

Nutrition and Health







Nutrition and Health (Relevant Books)

  • Blood Sugar Solution by Hyman M. (2014)
  • Eat Dirt by Axe, J. (2016)
  • Eat Fat, Get Thin by Hyman, M. (2016)
  • Good Calories, Bad Calories by Taubes, G. (2008)
  • The Disease Delusion by Bland, J. S. (2015)
  • The Gut Balance Revolution by Mullin, G. E. (2015)
  • The Paleo Cure by Kresser, C. (2014)
  • The Mindful Diet by Wolever, R., Reardon, B., & Hannan, T. (2016)

Field of Nutrition

Integrative Health

Ethics, Scope, and Nutrition Laws

Referrals for Nutrition


Incorporating Nutritional
Psych Education

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