Daily Archives: September 24, 2013


Holistic Nutritional Consultant – What’s That?

I have been asked many times what is a nutritional consultant and how is said practitioner different from a dietitian or nutritionist.  While dietitians may call themselves nutritionists, this is new in Alberta. With a current Alberta Health Act amendment, holistic nutritional consultants can no longer refer to themselves as nutritionists. [1]  “Nutritionist” is an unregulated term in Canada (and…