Dr. JoAnn Layford » Directory of Certified Food & Spirit Practitioners

This is a directory of practitioners who have completed the Certified Food & Spirit Practitioner Program and are currently certified.

Food & Spirit, a limited liability company in the state of Washington (“Food & Spirit”), has composed this directory of practitioners that have completed the Certified Food & Spirit Practitioner Program. These professionals are from various disciplines and have varying levels of education and experience. Please make sure you investigate any health professional carefully before choosing one, whether or not he or she is listed in this directory. Attending any Certified Food & Spirit Practitioner Program does NOT qualify the practitioner in any way and is not an endorsement of any practitioner listed in the Directory. Each practitioner is governed by their own state law, regulations, and licensing agencies, and Food & Spirit has no knowledge or control over practitioner compliance. Food & Spirit is not practitioner nor a clinical expert and is in no way giving you medical or other advice.

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Dr. JoAnn Layford

Health Coach and Yoga Instructor, Ed D, RYT500, AADP, CHC,CFSP Long Island Food for Thought
Work Phone: 1 631 741 5812


JoAnn Layford, Ed D, AADP, CHC,CFSP, RYT 500  is a certified Health Coach, Food and Spirit Practitioner and Yoga Instructor helping people with chronic conditions and “ women of a certain age” clear their minds, change their bodies and claim their lives through easy to implement natural living solutions for greater health, happiness, and vitality.
JoAnn loves learning and teaching. In addition to her health coach, Food and Spirit,  and yoga credentials, she’s earned a BS in Education, a BA, an MS and an Ed. D. From her yoga mat, offices, and classrooms in schools, universities, and cyberspace, JoAnn has taught learners of all ages, from pre k to university doctoral students.  Learners always teach the teacher, and JoAnn’s work with students and colleagues has given her an invaluable experience base and taught her many rich lessons about people and life.