Laurie Pinhorn is a registered social worker, holistic and therapeutic nutritionist. She is a Registered Orthomolecular Health Practitioner who is also a member of The Academy of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists (ANN). She is a passionate speaker, educator and service provider on the subject of nutrition and its connection to mental and physical health. She works with individuals, families, groups and corporations to design and deliver nutrition and wellness programs to optimize health and performance. With a diverse background in clinical social work, advanced holistic nutrition and physical fitness; Laurie’s hybrid of expertise is very unique. With a background that includes 20 years in social work and a Masters degree in Holistic Nutrition, she is well equipped to educate and shift perspectives.
Laurie holds a Bachelor of Science (Psychology and Biology) from Acadia University, A Bachelor of Social Work from Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador, and a Masters in Holistic Nutrition from the Edison Institute of Nutrition. Laurie’s Masters research focused on the nutrition and mental health connection as it specifically relates to Autism, Anxiety and ADHD.