15 Hours

Allowing you to become specialized in the effective screening, diagnosis, and management of Food Addiction, and the implementation of body and lifestyle transformations to break the addiction cycle.

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Training Overview

We’ve brought together some of the world’s leading experts in food addiction and Therapeutic Carbohydrate Restriction as a management tool, to bring you leading, flexible online learning. This training will allow you to become specialized in the effective screening, diagnosis and management of Food Addiction, and the implementation of body and lifestyle transformations to break the addiction cycle.

The training is presented as a series of online, self-study, learning modules.

What you will learn

  • Understand and identify the root cause of carbohydrate addiction
  • Learn about how the use a new Tool for Sugar addiction
  • Dive into the old beliefs vs. new science about processed food addiction treatment
  • Learn about the clinical approach to food addiction
  • Become specialized in the effective screening, diagnosis, and management of food addiction
  • Identify Addictive Eating in your patients or clients through effective screening tools and methods
  • Implement sustainable remission through management tools and technique

Each module includes

This training is specifically designed for


On completion of the training, participants will be issued a Certificate of Completion. This module contributes towards certification as a Nutrition Network Practitioner.

This module has been accredited by The CPD Standards Office and is worth 15 CPD hours. We have been assured that the accreditation is recognized and respected internationally. Formal CPD Standards certificates are issued and accepted in a multitude of countries.

Not a medical professional? No worries!

Not a medical professional? No worries! You are eligible to enrol in our Advisor Training – created for LCHF enthusiasts wishing to upskill and acquire a professional accreditation in nutrition coaching! 

Training Outline

Is Food Addiction Real? Dr Robert Lustig
Understanding & Treating the Root Cause of Carbohydrate Addiction Dr Robert Cywes
New Tool for Sugar Addition Bitten Jonsson
Old Beliefs vs. New Science Processed Food Addiction Treatment Dr Joan Ifland
Not a Bad Person Getting Good, but a Sick Person Getting Better: Understanding the Psychological Experience of Sugar Addicts in Early Recovery Victoria Webster
Addiction 101 Anna Freuhling
Anna Freuhling – Food Planning for Addiction Anna Freuhling
Low Carbohydrate and Psycho-Educational Show Promise for the Treatment of Ultra Processed Food Addiction Dr Jen Unwin
Psychological Strategies to Bolster Emotional Regulation in the Context of Sugar/Food Addiction Daniel Sher
How the Sugar-Addicted Brain Lies to You Tia Reid
Breathing as a Tool for Sugar Addiction Recovery Bitten Jonsson
Chrononutrition and Metabolic Health: Learning to Navigate in Obesogenic Environments Dr Ignacio Cuaranta
The Clinical Approach to Food Addiction Dr Tro Kalayjian
Family Dynamics Bitten Jonsson & Victoria Webster
From the Darkness of Addiction to the Light of Recovery Karen Thomson


"Thank you for the course and all the speakers. I now have a toolbox of practical strategies to help clients to manage sugar cravings, cope with triggers, and make healthier dietary choices."

- Medical Doctor,

"Despite having experienced nothing but outstanding material in all the modules I have done so far, I wasn't expecting this one to be as good. I was wrong. I wish everyone who has any kind of food addiction or metabolic issues could watch this module. There are so many people in my own life I wish would watch it."

- General Practitioner,
United States

"Outstanding course overall. Proof that I continue to learn new things each and every day. Thank you to all the instructors."

- Registerd Nurse,
South Africa

Frequently Asked Questions

The training starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online training – you decide when you start and when you finish.

No. You can work through the training content completely at your own pace. You don’t need to be online at a certain time and you are welcome to complete the lectures in your own time.

How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this training for as long as you like – across any and all devices you own.

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund. Please note that a refund will only be issued if 30% or less of the Training has been completed. 

This policy excludes Bundle Purchases. We do not issue full refunds on Bundle Purchases.

The training is made up of video lectures with supporting documents such as the speaker’s PowerPoint presentation, reference list, and short feedback forms to test your learning.

Yes, you will be issued a Certificate of Completion at the end of the training and you will be listed on our website’s Wall of Practitioners.

Definitely! You will be provided with a link to join our private online Community for members – this is moderated daily by our experts. Here you can ask course-related questions, keep updated with the latest low-carb science, troubleshoot difficult cases, or just network and engage with fellow members.

We encourage those who feel they align with our vision and mission of implementing carbohydrate restriction and lifestyle modifications to improve metabolic health to join the Nutrition Network Ambassador Program. Reach out to us for more information at [email protected].

Please reach out to [email protected] or [email protected] with any questions you may have!

Thank you

A portion of each Nutrition Network course enrolment fee goes towards funding Eat Better South Africa and the important work they are doing in South African communities.