The Role of Nutrition Therapy in Psoriasis

A review of the evidence and nutrition interventions to support your patients with psoriasis

Are you interested in expanding your scope of practice and being able to confidently help your patients who come to you with psoriasis concerns?

If so, this workshop is for you!

The Role of Medical Nutrition Therapy in Psoriasis

A review of the evidence and nutrition interventions to support your patients with psoriasis



Registered Dietitian + Licensed Aesthetician

Psoriasis is a chronic, immune-mediate inflammatory skin condition that causes red, flaky, itchy skin. It is associated with many different diseases, including metabolic, cardiovascular and digestive health diseases.

Do you ever wonder if there are any proven diets therapies for helping your patients with psoriasis?

If so, this workshop is for you! We have the latest research and evidence-based practices outlined here for you!

What you will learn in this 1.5-hr course PLUS 30 minute Q+A:

  • What psoriasis is, the different types of psoriasis

  • The known aetiologies & theories behind the development of psoriasis

  • Current available treatments for psoriasis

  • The pathogenesis of psoriasis and how it relates to nutrition
    • immune mediated response
    • inflammatory response
    • genetic components
    • digestive health

  • Review of the research that exists, areas of promise, and current gaps, and learn how to apply the research to your patients care

  • The role of the dietitian in assessment and treatment of psoriasis

  • Current Nutrition intervention for psoriasis - where's the evidence? What's worth trialling with a patient?

  • Case studies

  • Current treatments and other therapies to consider, including possible supplements to consider

  • How to implement or seek out a collaborative psoriasis treatment care team

  • Translation of the evidence to practice - how to apply the research to your patient and our 'treatment algorithm' to guide you in patient care

Additional bonus material in the course:

  • A work-flow of primary and secondary interventions to take that is safe, and can help to see if nutrition may play a role in the patients psoriasis
  • Supplement to consider
  • Full bibliography of research cited in this presentation

Once you have finished this workshop you will be able to:

  • understand basic relationship between diet and treatment of psoriasis
  • explain the current evidence on diet and psoriasis, as well as the limitations
  • have a practice structure for patients that ask you for help with their psoriasis
  • feel confident in delivering nutrition support in patients with inflammatory, immune mediated skin conditions

Get access to this workshop and client handouts!

Lifetime access!

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course run?
We run the event LIVE on November 16th at 1pm EST/11 am MST Can't make it? The replay will be available after forever!
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
Does this course provide CE credit?
This course will provide you with a certificate for the training which you may use to meet your college competency requirements, contingent on your college's rules and regulations.
Can I share this course with my colleagues?
NO. You cannot share the login for your account. This course, as with all Nutrition Academy courses, are licensed for individual use only. We appreciate you respecting our intellectual property and all the support you give us!

Course Curriculum

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Ready to be able to answer your patient questions on nutrition and psoriasis, and be confident in delivering evidence-based care in this area of practice?

Then this workshop is for you!

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