jonrobison

Jonathan Isaac Robison PhD, MS

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About :

Jonathan Robison holds a doctorate in health education/exercise physiology and a master of science in human nutrition from Michigan State University where he has been teaching for 20 years in the Nutrition and Physiology Departments. Dr. Robison is also adjunct Associate Professor at Western Michigan University where he teaches in the Holistic Health Care Program. He has authored numerous articles and book chapters on a variety of health-related topics and is a frequent presenter at conferences throughout North America.

Dr. Robison specializes in health promotion and human behavior, with a particular interest in why people do what they do and don’t do what they don’t do. His presentations and workshops promote shifting health promotion away from its traditional, biomedical, control-oriented focus. His first book:

The Spirit and Science of Holistic Health
More than broccoli, jogging and bottled water
…More than yoga, herbs and meditation

presents a radically new direction for health education and promotion. It is meant as a textbook for students and a guidebook for practitioners who wish to incorporate holistic principles and approaches into their work.

Dr. Robison’s work served as the foundation for the award-winning KAILO – one of the first truly holistic employee-wellness programs in North America

His new book:

How To Build a Thriving Culture at Work: Featuring The 7 Points of Transformation
with co-author Dr. Rosie Ward – delivers a blueprint for building thriving organizational cultures that free, fuel and inspire people to bring their best selves to work.

Dr. Robison has served as co-editor of the journal Health At Every SizeTM – and has been helping people with weight and eating-related concerns for more than 20 years. He is one of the featured health professionals in the powerful Documentary – America the Beautiful II – The Thin Commandments.


He is also a Certified Intrinsic Coach.

Jonathan Robison holds a doctorate in health education/exercise physiology and a master of science in human nutrition from Michigan State University where he is Adjunct Assistant Professor. Dr. Robison is also Adjunct Associate Professor at Western Michigan University where he teaches in the Holistic Health Care Program. He has authored numerous articles on a variety of health-related topics and is a frequent presenter at national and international conferences.Dr. Robison specializes in health promotion and human behavior, with a particular interest in why people do what they do and don’t do what they don’t do. He has served as co-editor of the journal -Health At Every Size – and has been helping people with weight and eating-related concerns for more than 20 years.
Dr. Robison’s presentations and workshops promote shifting health promotion away from its traditional, biomedical, control-oriented focus.

His book:The Spirit &Science of Holistic Health

More than broccoli, jogging and bottled water

More than yoga, herbs and meditation presents a radically new direction for health education and promotion and is meant as a textbook for students and a guidebook for practitioners who wish to incorporate holistic principles and approaches into their work.The book also provides the guiding principles for the award-winning KAILO employee Holistic Health Promotion Program created by Kelly Putnam at Mercy Hospital in Mason City, Iowa.Aside from his work, Dr. Robison’s passions include his wife Jerilyn, music, humor and arranging sports schedules for his 18-year-old son, Joshua.

Dr. Robison is featured in the powerful Documentary – America The Beautiful II – The Thin Commandments – by Darryl Roberts –

 

Contributions:

  • http://www.smilemichigan.com/Portals/pro/ProDocuments/CommitteeDocs/Jonathan%20Robison.pdf
  • https://healthateverysizeblog.wordpress.com/ourexperts/