Symposium Objectives

  •  Understand addiction and sugar addiction’s role in metabolic disease
  •  Understand addiction as a disease concept
  •  Understand the use of sugar as a gateway drug
  •  Understand addiction as a mechanical disorder of the brain
  •  Know how to identify and overcome addiction
  • Know what remission and treatment looks like in medical practice
  • Become familiar with how to use addiction management principles to treat carb addiction: how it differs from a diet
  • Know how to bring addiction up with a scared client and screening, assessment, and diagnostics in order to create the best treatment plan or outcome
  • Implement useful findings from the outcome of a three-country audit of a low-carb online group program with education and support for people with food addiction which includes a simple clinic screening tool craved which is useful to clinicians
  • Understand the treatment match for processed food addiction
  • Free access as part of your Elite Membership!

You will learn

How to identify, understand and manage processed food addiction

Behavioural change techniques

Screening and assessment tools

This course is closed for enrollment.

About the Symposium

The Addiction Symposium will bring together world-renowned leaders on one virtual stage focused on understanding, managing, and dealing with sugar and food addiction. This half-day event is virtual and can be viewed in the comfort of your own home or office. Nutrition Network members who have purchased the Elite Membership package via the Community Platform will have automatic access to the Addiction Symposium.

Free access for all Elite Members!

About Nutrition Network

The Nutrition Network is an education and learning platform, designed to present the most up-to-date and evidenced-based science and research available, in the field of low-carbohydrate, healthy high fat nutrition (LCHF).

Founded by The Noakes Foundation, and in partnership with their extensive national and international network of doctors, scientists and researchers, the platform is aimed at medical and allied health care professionals across the globe, to inform and support their knowledge of the LCHF diet and its implementation into clinical practice.