Experience & Education

Susan-Cambell-Health-Coach-PHDHelping discover the critical link between what you eat, and how you feel, is what Susan Campbell-Fournel is all about.  She is former school psychologist, a trained counselor, with 30 years of experience who holds a Master of Educational Psychology from McGill University, and is a certified L.E.A.N. health educator and coach. She became interested in nutrition and its impact on performance and achievement while working with elementary school children and young athletes.

Working with children, adolescents and adults to achieve nutritional excellence and a healthy lifestyle has been her focus the past 10 years.  As a consultant she has provided stress management training programs for managers of Fortune 500 companies, with an emphasis on exercise and nutrition. As co-owner of a LHJMQ franchise, Susan also mentored elite young athletes to achieve their goals through a balance of skill development, nutritional awareness and mental focus.

Susan is passionate about helping others achieve their goals and realize their purpose in life.  The key element is understanding the role nutrition plays in the journey towards optimal achievement..Having worked with youth to achieve academically and athletically, Susan has found the L.E.A.N. workshops and programs to be the optimal solution for developing a sustainable healthy lifestyle for individuals and families.

Education

Open International University for Complementary Medicine
Honorary Doctorate in Therapeutic Counseling

McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
Master’s Degree in Education Counseling

Michigan State University, East Lansing Michigan
Majored in Special Education, specializing with children and adolescents with learning and behavioral challenges.

Professional Affiliations and Associations 

Corporation professionnelle des Conseillers d’Orientation du Quebec
International Association of Career Management Professionals (IACMP)
Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)
Association for Psychological Type (Detroit Chapter, DAPT)
Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research, SIETAR
Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication, SIIC
American Nutrition Association
The Wellness Forum, Columbus, Ohio
Business Network International (BNI), Assistant Director Ontario
Served as Member of the Board of Directors for the following Organizations

  • My Friends House, Woman’s Shelter in Collingwood, Ontario
  • St. Blaise Residential Care Unit, Quebec   Board of Governors
  • Quebec Junior Major Hockey League,  Quebec   Board of Governors
  • Laurentians C.A.R.E., Val Morin, Quebec, Board of Directors

Certifications

Wellness Forum, Health Educator and Coach
Dr. Wm. Sears, LEAN Coach
Meyers Briggs, Understanding Type, MBTI
Brain Gym International, 101, Educational Kinesiology
Managing Diversity Forum, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
Blessings White (Career Management)
Teaching English as a Second Language TESL/TEFL
Organizational Career Development, University of Michigan School of Business

Testimonials

” Susan has a sound, practical approach to healthy eating, along with great strategies and recipes. She listens to her client’s concerns with empathy and works to help them find solutions they can incorporate into daily life, for vital living. Her small group teaching sessions  include the right balance of  informative slides and “live” healthy food preparation.

Mark Rabinovitch