Darlene is an optimistic soul who believes most situations can be improved with chocolate and a hug. She and her husband have raised four of the most wonderful children EVER! She is the proud grandmother of 1, and has been married to her forever-soul mate for over 33 years, not long enough.
Training: Upon completing her Health Coach training program through the Institute of Integrative Nutrition, (NYC) Darlene received her board certification through the AADP. She furthered her education by enrolling in the Natural Epicurean Academy of Culinary Arts. (Austin TX) While there, she was trained in Macrobiotic, Ayurvedic, Vegan, Vegetarian, Raw and Living foods. She completed her training by working with Rip Esselstyn and ‘Engine 2’. Darlene is also a certified Food For Life Instructor for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine under the direction of Dr. Neil Barnard. She is currently working on getting certified through the Functional Medicine Coaching Academy to further help her clients.
Clients have loved tasting and learning their way to better health through working with Darlene.