Course Description

Ketogenic Metabolic Therapy (KMT) can be a confusing and overwhelming topic, especially as we branch out into disease states other than epilepsy. This course will help you gain clarity on a variety of conditions impacted by KMT. You will learn how to screen candidates before initiating therapy while mastering the art and science of personalizing KMT. The course will give you the techniques and knowledge to manage difficult conditions through case reports as well as utilizing critical thinking skills for selecting appropriate supplements. Resources (including all PowerPoint slides) and patient/client handouts will be available for download (some for purchase) as well as access to quarterly live Q & A. Target audience: health care practitioners such as physicians, Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, nurses, pharmacists, nutritionists, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners. We highly recommend taking the Foundational Course first if not currently experienced in KMT.

  • Learn Ketogenic Metabolic Therapy applications for:

  • Autism

  • Certain cancers

  • Endocrine disorders; diabetes, obesity & PCOS

  • Genetic metabolic disorders

  • Psychiatric conditions; bi-polar disorder, depression & schizophrenia

  • Microbiome & Plant Forward

  • Migraine headaches, Multiple Sclerosis

  • Parkinson's Disease, Alzheimer's disease

  • Pregnancy

Who is eligible?

Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, neurologists, physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses, licensed nutritionists

Continuing Professional Education Units (CPE's) from The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics pending for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists

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Barbara Scolnick, MD

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Changed My Life & Who I Want To Work With

Sara Pugh

This course is clearly 2 peoples life work as Denise and Beth’s knowledge on practical & theoretical medical ketogenic therapy is vast, but they are mo...

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This course is clearly 2 peoples life work as Denise and Beth’s knowledge on practical & theoretical medical ketogenic therapy is vast, but they are modest. The handouts and neatly organised references are worth the course alone. The live lectures always started and finished on time, with time for questions. I decided to do a 2.5:1 and 3:1 ketogenic diet on myself and use Ketodiet Calculator. I have turned away patients in the past as I was frightened due to ignorance and thought medical ketogenic diets were just for epileptic children. I didn’t realise there was a spectrum from modified Atkins, 1:1 up to 5:1 which all have different properties, especially when dealing with mental illness situations. This course is one of those “If had known this 5 yrs ago then ……”

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October 5th, 2022-Live Course Launch

Course Recorded for self-paced study

Watch  recorded sessions at your convenience for up to 1 year from date of purchase.

Live Q & A Quarterly included with purchase.

All sessions 11:00am-1:00pm EST


October 5, 2022: Overview of Ketogenic Metabolic Therapies (KMT) & Case Presentations

October 12, 2022: KetoDietCalculator Training (calculating macros, meals, supplements, enteral & TPN)

October 19, 2022: KMT for Certain Cancers & Plant Forward Keto 

October 26, 2022: KMT for Endocrine Disorders and KMT for Microbiome & Gut Health

November 2, 2022: KMT for Migraine & Headache and KMT for Autism

November 9, 2022: KMT for Psychiatric Disorders & KMT for Pregnancy

November 16, 2022: KMT for Neurologic and Genetic Metabolic Disease; Glut 1, pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency disorder (PDHD), Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, autism & mitochondrial disorders

November 30, 2022: Live Q & A


Instructors

Instructor

Beth Zupec-Kania RDN, CD

Beth Zupec-Kania has been a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist for 40 years and has promoted safe and effective ketogenic metabolic therapies (KMTs) since 1991. She’s managed KMTs in individuals with neurological, psychiatric, mitochondrial, and, metabolic disorders, and, certain cancers and has authored multiple medical publications and education guides, co- authored The Modified Keto Cook Book (Demos), co-organized three global ketogenic symposiums, speaks at conferences internationally, and is the designer of KetoDietCalculator®, a web-based program for calculating ketogenic diets. Beth is the primary author of Ketogenic Diet Therapies for Neurological Disorders - Pocket Guide, now in its 4rd Edition. She’s provided training to over 300 medical centers worldwide, has produced many keto education guides, owns Ketogenic Therapies, LLC and is a consultant to The Charlie Foundation, a founding member of the Ketogenic Specialists, a Trustee for the International Neurological Ketogenic Society and a consultant to Keto Live Europe.

Instructor

Denise Potter, RDN, CSP, CDCES

Denise has been a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) for 30 years. She has specialized in Ketogenic Diet Therapy (KMT) for 15 years and runs her own private practice. She currently manages both children and adults, nationally and internationally on Ketogenic Therapies with numerous medical conditions including epilepsy, cancer, Parkinson’s, diabetes, autism, bi-polar disorder and more. Denise speaks nationally and internationally on Ketogenic Therapies, is a consultant to The Charlie Foundation, owns Potter Dietitian Consulting, LLC, and presents the Charlie foundation Seminars to clinicians both home and abroad. She has been a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES) for 24 years and a Certified Specialist in Pediatrics (CSP) for 9 years. Denise has no disclosures.

Student, group and developing country pricing

Contact Denise Potter at potterketo@gmail.com  for details.