Speaker: Jonathan Posey
Friday, April 20 | 3:45 - 5:15 p.m. | Breakout Session #2
Holistic Nutrition Law
This breakout session will examine state nutrition laws and policy, loopholes, and finding pathways to practice. Topics covered will include scope of practice, state restrictions on nutrition care, exemptions to licensure, usage of titles and credentials, laboratory testing, dietary supplements, and steps you can take to protect your holistic practice.
Jonathan Posey is the Executive Director for the Council of Holistic Health Educators, of which NANP is a founding member. The Council is a membership-based advocacy organization made up of holistic health schools and organizations, practitioners, and stakeholders. It works to protect the practice of holistic health by defeating harmful legislation, and lobbying to pass laws that protect and grow this diverse profession. Previously, a lobbyist in Washington, DC, Jonathan represented clients on food and nutrition, consumer safety, and healthcare issues before congress.