As an integrative nutritionist, Carolyn focuses not only on general health and disease prevention, but also uses nutrition as a complementary therapy for chronic and degenerative diseases. She is a member of the Integrative Medicine Team at the Penny George Institute for Health and Healing. In addition to her work there in the Resilience Training Program, Carolyn designs nutritional programs for treatment of fibromyalgia, sleep disorders, gastrointestinal issues, cancer, autoimmune diseases, insulin resistance, and chronic inflammation.
Carolyn delivers nutrition education programs in clinical, educational, and corporate settings. She has published articles in a variety of magazines and periodicals and wrote the nutritional content for Taking Charge of Your Health, the website of the University of Minnesota’s Center for Spirituality and Healing. She also teaches Functional Nutrition at the University of Minnesota. Carolyn holds a Masters Degree in Nutrition with an emphasis on nutrition and aging. Carolyn is currently at work on her first book, which addresses the nutritional saboteurs of health and well-being.