Certified Recovery Nutrition Coaches Level 2 (CRNC 2)

Level 2 Advanced Training

Certifications in Amino Acid Therapy for Addiction Recovery and Sustained Mental Health

Course Overview

The eight-month, Level 2 ADVANCED Training program applies the tenets of functional biochemistry and functional nutrition to mental health and addiction recovery including a focus on digestion and absorption, dysbiosis and food intolerances, hormone regulation, nutritional causes of major mental illnesses, nutritional approaches to pain and insomnia, and the effects of toxicity and brain inflammation on mood, pain and behavior.

What Skills Will I Be Building?

Graduates will be able to assess their clients for possible issues in the above areas, refer out for further testing and treatment, and recommend basic nutritional and herbal interventions.

If any of these apply to you, then we would like to invite you to join a growing community of mental health and addiction professionals, just like you, who are passionate about changing the face of treatment by “feeding the brain, FIRST!”

Access to our online portals with plenty of resources

Guided mentorship from experts

Be Certified!

AM & PM class schedule options

Access to our alumni support group

Bring your practice to success!

  • Recognize and assess for the basic symptoms of physiological disorders which impact mental health, such as hormone imbalance, gut dysbiosis, food intolerances, toxicity and inflammation.
  • Recommend certain laboratory tests, which the clients can access themselves.
  • Give information about nutrient support shown to be useful in these conditions.
  • Refer to appropriate practitioners for diagnosis and treatment as necessary.
  • Some Level 2 coaches may already possess the necessary medical training and credentials to directly diagnose and treat these disorders.

Level 2 ADVANCED Training Curriculum

  • Healthy Digestion
  • Digestive And Absorption Issues
  • Candida And Other Pathogens
  • Testing, Assessment And Special Diets
  • Brain Allergies And Food Intolerances: The Science
  • Specific Issues Regarding Gluten And Casein Intolerance
  • Testing, Elimination Diets And Solutions
  • Sugar And Carbohydrate Addiction
  • Compulsive Overeating, Bulimia And Anorexia
  • Using Amino Acids, Other Nutrients And The 5-star Pro-~recovery Diet
  • The Endocrine System, Thyroid Function, Tests and Solutions
  • Co-Dependency and Adrenal Fatigue
  • Adrenal Function, Tests and Nutritional Solutions
  • How Lifestyle Impacts Adrenal Function
  • PMS, Pregnancy and Menopause, Tests and Solutions
  • Andropause, Tests and Solutions
  • Leaky Blood Brain Barrier, Micro-Glial Up-Regulation
  • Heavy Metal Toxicity and Other Environmental Toxins
  • Bio-toxin Illness
  • Lyme Disease and Lyme Co-Infections
  • The Interplay of Trauma, Personality Disorders and Neurochemistry
  • Student Case Presentations
  • Genetic and Biochemical Causes of Central Nervous System Disorders
  • Methylation Issues
  • ADHD In-Depth

The Academy for Addiction & Mental Health Nutrition is pleased to provide CEU’s for all courses


B.E. Education Group, LLC.
1432 S. Lindenwood Drive
Olathe, KS 66062

  • B.E. Education Group, LLC is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing, Provider Number LT0258-0310. 
  •  B.E. Education Group, LLC is a pre-approved provider for Social Workers through the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board, KSBSRB Provider Number 14-002.  
  •  The  Level 1 CORE Training  is approved for  20 contact hours   applicable for RN’s, APRN’s, LPN’s and LMH re-licensure at a cost of $50.
  •  The  Level 2 ADVANCED Training  is approved for  32 contact hours   applicable for RN’s, APRN’s, LPN’s and LMH re-licensure at a cost of $80.
  • Pre-approval by BSRB for continuing education credit is not required for mental health professionals. BSRB-approved providership for Social Workers is accepted for Psychologists, Professional Counselors, Master’s Level Psychologists, Clergy, Marriage and Family Therapists and Addiction Counselors. 
  •  It is the responsibility of each professional to know what their credentialing body accepts and what documentation needs to be sent for re-licensing.

Course Fees & Payment Plans

Monthly Installment & Full Payment Plans​

Level 1 & Level 2 Training & Certification Bundle

*Best Value*


Level 1 Core Training &
Level 2 Advanced Training Certification
Monthly Plan / 18 months

$5999/Full payment

Level 1 Core Training &
Level 2 Advanced Training Certification
One-time Payment

Level 2 Advanced Class & Training


Level 2 Advanced Class & Training 
Monthly Plan / 8 months

$3999/Full payment

Level 2 Advanced Class & Training
One-time Payment