Our mission is to advocate for and empower
a flourishing community of professionals
dedicated to the principles of holistic nutrition.


Our vision is a future where people choose food as their medicine.

 To build up a future, you have to know the past.  

-Otto Frank 


Our Standards:

The NANP is the only professional business league, wholly dedicated to furthering the cause, education, and standards of the holistic nutrition industry. We have developed Educational Standards for holistic nutritionnatural chef training and dietary supplement educational programs. Each school listed on the NANP website has applied for and participated in our thorough review process. Only those schools/programs that pass our review make the cut.

Prospective students who are looking for credible programs in holistic nutrition, natural cooking, and dietary supplements can be confident in choosing any of the schools listed on our site because we've done the work to ensure these programs offer a comprehensive and well-rounded curriculum based on standards for our industry. 

Schools interested in undergoing a review can learn more here.

Code of Ethics & Scope of Practice

All NANP members are required to acknowledge, by signature, our strict Code of Ethics upon joining, and are strongly encouraged to practice within their applicable Scope of Practice/Service. To read them click on the links below.

Code of Ethics
Nutrition Professionals Scope of Practice
Natural Chef Scope of Service
Certified Dietary Supplement Professional Scope of Service


Exceptional Members of our Community

At each year's HEALCon event we recognize the outstanding work of our amazing community. Click here to see who's earned special distinction.