Nutritional Sciences

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Course

10 Modules

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  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What You'll Learn from the Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Course

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Course has been created to do away with the taboo and provide open, honest, and frank information regarding the symptoms, causes, diagnosis and management of irritable bowel syndrome.

Unfortunately talking about digestion, and the related functions within our bodies, is often considered taboo, which makes increasing awareness about problems that can occur, such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a hard task. Written for those with some, little or no...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: Introduction to this course
  • Part 1: What’s in this course
  • Part 2: How to study this course
Module 2: An overview of IBS
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: How prevalent is IBS?
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Understanding the human digestive system
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: The stomach
  • Part 3: The small intestine
  • Part 4: The rectum
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: The large intestine and IBS
  • Part 1: Influences on the functioning of the large intestine
  • Part 2: Brain-gut connection
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Symptoms of IBS
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: IBS with constipation
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: The psychological impact of IBS
  • The psychological impact of IBS
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: The IBS clinical pathway in the UK
  • The IBS clinical pathway in the UK
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8: Diagnosis of IBS
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Diagnostic process
  • Step 3 A positive diagnosis of IBS
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: What causes IBS?
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Is IBS genetic?
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10: Managing IBS
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Diet and dietary therapies
  • Part 3: Dietary supplements
  • Part 4: Physical therapies
  • Part 5: Psychological therapies
  • Part 6: Complementary therapies
  • Module 10 Assessment

Who Would Benefit from the Course?

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Course has been written for anyone who has IBS and would like information and advice on how to manage the symptoms, once diagnosed. Likewise, the course can be taken by those who are helping or would like to provide help to someone with the condition. Otherwise it can be studied by anyone who would like to better understand the symptoms and treatment of IBS.

Accreditations

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace.

This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits, all of which can be found here.

This course is certified by the IANLPC (International Association of NLP & Coaching) and the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), both of which are internationally recognised organisations. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses. The IANLPC is a global support network for NLP Professionals and coaches, including the fields of Life Coaching, Hypnotherapy Business Coaching, Leadership, Nutritional, CBT, Personal Development and Holistic Therapy.

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