Country: United States
Location: San Diego, CA
Access: Virtually
Specialties: Digestion/GI Health, Weight Loss
Certified Through: 2021-07-31

Shanti PappasAADP, AFMP, B.A.

AFMC Certified Practitioner

At Happy Belly Health®, we work with clients on improving digestion, reaching optimal weight, amplifying energy levels, and solving particular health issues. Our coaching style is balanced in a number of ways to best support you.

AFMC Certified Practitioners Are Highly Qualified

Each practitioner showcased in this database has completed 620+ hours (approximately 2 years) of advanced, comprehensive training in functional etiology, physiology, and biochemistry in addition to their other health care credentials and has demonstrated hands-on experience using their knowledge in credible, case practice.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Functional medicine case mapping to connect a patient’s history, symptoms, nutrition, lab work, and lifestyle
  • An in-depth understanding of causal factors behind today’s most prevalent chronic diseases and imbalances
  • The impact food sensitivities and nutrition play in health and healing
  • Creation of individual healing strategies based on the patient’s unique needs, goals, and genetic makeup
  • Coaching clients on how to implement lifestyle changes for successful root cause resolution of disease and long-term maintenance
  • The Mind-Body connection
  • Targeted use of supplements to speed healing and maintain health
  • Empowering patients through education
  • Lab work analysis through the functional medicine lens (application varies by practice)
accredited functional medicine practitioners