Upcoming Programs

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Distance Learning Program

Ongoing Residential and/or Distance Learning – Participate Earn your Nationally Accredited Vocational College Diploma/Certificate of Completion and/or Professional License in:

  • Certified Nutrition Consultant (CNC™)
  • Certified Clinical Master Herbalist (CCMH™)
  • Holistic Health Practitioner (HHP)
  • Certified Clinical Master Aromatherapist (CCMA™)
  • Two Somatics Certifications
  • Naturopathic Practitioner (NP)

Hybrid Certified Nutritionist Consultant (CNC)™ & Certified Clinical Master Herbalist (CCMH)TM Program

Boost Your Immunity Now!

Effective, Well-Proven, Safe Foods, Supplements, Essential Oils, & Especially Strong Herbs for Prevention & Aggressive Self-Treatment of Serious Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections.

Learn to Live Healthy & Vital in an Increasingly Unhealthy World!

2 Wednesday Nights:
March 4th & 11th6:30 – 9:30 pm

$49.00 For One Night or
$89.00 for Both Nights

Central Location in Encinitas:

Encinitas Blvd. & El Camino Real

Must Enroll By or Before Wednesday

NOTE: Space is Limited
For those who cannot attend: Audios of Each Night & Handouts will be available at the same charge as above.

Steve just added all of the information from our residential Certified Nutritional Chef – Therapeutic Luscious Cook CNC-TLC™ Program to our residential hybrid Certified Nutritional Consultant CNC™ & Certified Clinical Master Herbalist CCMH™ Program AT NO EXTRA CHARGE!!!

He has also recently updated all the information. Steve is the only person in the country to teach about foods, herbs, spices, supplements,…for every organ, gland, other parts & systems (including brain, immune, reproductive,…), stress, energy systems, more; and health problems related to each part. This will include more than 100 handout pages of specific, proprietary, and original information.

This will also include therapeutic menus for luscious, theraperuic meals for each part of the body and related concerns. To paraphrase Hippocrates: “Let your tasty foods, herbs, spices, and supplements be your medicine, let your tasy medicine be your daily foods, herbs, spices, and supplements.”™”


Aromatherapy Monday Nights


Monday Nights
6:30pm – 9:50 pm

March 9th – May 4th

(You can join in-progress, at any time, the sooner the better)

First night introductory offer: $75.00


  • To give the student an in-depth basic sense, knowledge and understanding of the field of aromatherapy.
  • Help students to have a thorough understanding of aromatherapy to use as a career path or to incorporate into an existing professional practice
  • To train students to practice safely and effectively with high ethical standards
  • To teach each student the necessary skills and knowledge to effectively treat a wide range of disorders and stress related body mind problems
  • To discuss how essential oils interact on physical, emotional and energetic/ spiritual levels.
  • Give a thorough working knowledge of the therapeutic and energetic aspects of essential oils.
  • To teach students to consult with clients and formulate the appropriate blends.
  • To educate the student about safety and hazards of essential oil use.
  • To teach the students how to create a blend and choose from a range of carrier oils
  • To learn how to do an in depth consultation and safely and effectively blend the appropriate oils needed for their case.
  • Instruct students on how to create body products for personal and professional use.
  • Conduct a case study
  • Profiles of 40-60 essential oils
  • To give each individual an in depth knowledge of how the systems of the body interrelate with aromatherapy
  • To discuss four disorders associated with each body system and appropriate aromatherapy treatment

Become a Certified Clinical Aromatherapist (CA)™ after any 50 hr Module, & a Certified Clinical Master Aromatherapist (CCMA)™ after 200 hours!!

Meets NAHA (National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy) requirements

Tuition $595 each module
(discounted from $650)

4 independent 50 credit hour modules offered each year.
Mostly in-classroom + some home study.


Each 50 hr module or single nights may be taken individually.

Linda-Anne Kahn

Instructor: Linda-Anne Kahn

Medical Wellness Director, Linda-Anne Kahn CIDESCO, HHP, CNC, CCMH,CLT-LANA, is a Holistic Health Practitioner whose mission is to help you achieve balance of the mind, body and spirit.

Linda-Anne is renowned as one of the top 3 Aroma instructors in the U.S., has been awarded “Spa Person Of The Year,” internationally renowned Aroma speaker, …!!

Contact us now! There is still time to enroll!

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In addition to calling, please be sure to also e-mail us — both!

Combined Certified Nutritionist Consultant (CNC)™ & Certified Clinical Master Herbalist (CCMH)TM Programs — In Classroom

Open To Everyone!

Wednesday Nights, 6:40 – 9:25 pm

Offered once-a-year only
(You can join in-progress, at any time, the sooner the better!)

Try your first class for only $49
(advance registration required).

Learn how to individualize nutritional and herbal formulas and programs for a wide range of common and serious problems, and for each organ, gland, emotions, energy systems, much more…

Find out:

  • What does and does not work
  • Effectiveness
  • Safety
  • Optimal delivery forms
  • Dosages
  • How to legally conduct a Holistic Health consultation
  • and much more!

Attend our in-person classes and enjoy 4 local herb walks, identifying native and common local herbs in San Diego County. And much, much more!


Part of Certified Clinical Master Herbalist (CCMH) training

4 credit hours, $48


Steve Schechter

Instructor: Steve Schechter, NP, HHP, NHI Founder-Director

Before founding NHI 22 years ago, Steve was the senior formulator for 2 of the 3 largest supplement companies in the world and 3 of the 4 largest herb companies in the world. Steve authored the best-selling book for 12.5 years on foods, nutrients and herbs well documented to boost immune processes and detoxify from a wide range of common chemicals, heavy metals, and radiations. He has had more than 350 articles published in national peer review magazines, and a regular keynote speaker for 17 years at the three largest health industry symposiums in the world. For many years, the largest health industry companies considered him one of the top, most experienced nutrition and one of the top, most experienced herb experts in the country.

Note: Neither Steve nor NHI sell any health products whatsoever, so there is no conflict of interest in the teaching or consultations.

Both Programs Combined, including in-classroom training and Certification + complete distance learning: Discounted To $2,795 (Normally $4,800)

Advance registration REQUIRED.
No registration the night of the class.

Class location will be provided upon completion of registration.

If you plan to attend, please contact our office during regular business hours.

Note: All 5 of our Distance Learning Programs for Certification/License -including CNC, CCMH, CCMA, HHP, NP – are open to everyone anytime..


Myo-Fascial Release via Functional Movements

Soma- Kinetics™ is a neo-neurological re-education process with the focus to create beneficial kinetic patterns to balance our agonist and antagonist muscle groups.

This will help creating awareness in our sensory motor system and motor cortex= Body/Mind connection. In this class you will learn new functional multi directional movement patterns and you and your clients will sense and feel immediate results in flexibility, coordination and range of motion.

Extrapolated from eastern and western Movement Therapies as Yoga, Qi-Gong, Pilates,Somatics, Da Vinci Movements, you will learn how to design a correctional movement program for yourself or your clients addressing Kyphosis, Lordosis, Scoliosis, and many other problems.

The focus will be on postural alignment and Myo-Fascial assessment and creating both a prevention and therapeutic Movement Therapy Program for your clients and everyone: including seniors, athletes, handicapped, and everyone concerned about their body.

SOMA-KINETICS™ Program includes CERTIFICATIONS from both the Institute of Somatic Integration and from NHI!!

Myo-Fascial Release via Functional Movements

Instructor: Erhard Rohrmüller, HHP, E-RYT 500, YACEP, MTH,

Saturdays & Sundays, 9:30am – 1pm, October 1st – 29th. 

32 Credit Hours. $384.

Program also includes: Gentle Soma Kinetics Manual, 66 pages on CD.


Dynamic Stretching For Any Activity & Manual Fascia Manipulation

Extrapolated from various Asian styles of Bodywork like Thai , Japanese Shiatsu, Chinese Tui-Na, are traditionally practiced on a floor mat in comfortable clothing. We will also explore this Orthopedic Technique on the table.

You will learn how to move your client in to various postures similar to Yoga Asanas.

Your client will achieve a Neo-Neurological response,while focusing on neck, shoulder, hip openers and spinal flexibility.

This technique will be practiced in the supine, prone, lateral and sitting position.

This unique approach is reciprocal and will benefit the practitioner as well as the client at the same time.

Your marketing focus can be: Elite Athletes, Weekend Warriors, Dancers, Yoga Students, Everyone, etc.

With a slower and gentle approach you can target Seniors, Rehab, and Recovery and

Post Event Therapy.

SOMA-ORTHOPEDICS Program includes CERTIFICATIONS from both the Institute of Somatic Integration and from NHI!!

Your Instructor: Erhard Rohrmüller, HHP, MTH, E-RYT 500, YACEP,

Saturdays & Sundays, 1:45 – 5:15pm, October 28Nov19

32 Credit Hours. $384.

Program also includes: Hand-outs

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