THP 002: Functional Nutrition and Autoimmunity With Leanne Scott


Leanne Scott is a certified Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioner, Integrative Health Coach, Gluten Practitioner, Fitgenes Practitioner, Functional Diagnostic Nutritionist and a Restorative Wellness Coach. Early in her career, she specialised in food intolerances but now treats a wide range of health complaints with autoimmunity conditions being a big part of her practice.

Leanne is also responsible for bringing the Nutritional Therapy Association training to Australia.

How to Get In Touch With Leanne Scott


Phone: 0412 965 688


Show Notes:

[3:30] – Nora Gedgaudas, Primal Body Primal Mind
[4.25] – NTA Practitioners Course
[7:10] – Leanne’s son Sam and his health challenges from birth and how diet and nutrition turned his health around
[11:50] – The difference between the Institute of Integrative Nutrition (IIN) and the Nutritional Therapies Association (NTA)
[16:35] – NTA training in Australia
[21:00] – Leanne’s nutritional therapy practice
[22:50] – Foundations of Health workshops through Pete Evans’ Paleo Cafe
[28:00] – Clinical intake process and initial consultation
[32:45] – Testing for nutrient and mineral deficiencies
[37:15] – Pre-education and why testing is not the answer
[39:40] – What Leanne does to stay healthy and what she shares with every person she works with
[41:10] – The future of functional medicine in Australia
[43:00] – How Leanne remains focused and productive