Colleen A. Salsman, RHN, NCP, OHP
Colleen A. Salsman is a "Nutritional Consulting Practitioner" and an "Orthomolecular Health Practitioner". Colleen received a Diploma in “Natural Nutrition” from the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition (CSNN) where she achieved a high level of academic excellence. She holds a certificate in “Adult Education” from Dalhousie University’s Henson College and taught at CSNN, Halifax campus. While living in Nova Scotia Colleen maintained a busy private Nutritional Consulting practice in the greater Halifax area. In her practice she combined Nutrition with Bioenergetic Testing (Omega) to provide her clients with a comprehensive program designed to maximize their individual health potential and identify food/environmental sensitivities.
After moving to Calgary in 2005 she taught at the University of Calgary’s Continuing Education Department. Colleen has worked as both a Nutritionist and Educator with a Calgary based Chiropractic clinic here she provided one on one nutritional consulting services and a variety of workshops for all clinic patients. In 2007 Colleen took a leave of absence from private practice to support her daughter’s athletic endeavours in the highly competitive sport of Sprint Canoe. During the time spent working with the Calgary Canoe Club athletes Colleen developed a passion for Sports Nutrition and witnessed the results of a sport specific diet and competive outcomes. Colleen serves as the Nutritionist for the Calgary Canoe Club’s competitive and developmental athletes. Colleen frequently presents nutritional clinics for a variety of Calgary businesses as well as all levels of the Running Room’s walking/running clinics at three locations in Calgary.
During her free time Colleen can be found cycling on Calgary's many bike trails, she also runs, loves to garden and most mornings at 5:30am she's participating in a Bemore Fitness bootcamp.
Colleen is dedicated to professional development and lifelong learning. Her clients learn how to make healthy choices thus enabling them to achieve optimal wellness. Colleen is a member in good standing registered with the “International Organization of Nutritional Consultants (IONC)”.