For the past 20 years, I have provided Individualized counseling for all nutrition related diseases. Areas of interest may include: Obesity, CAD, Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension, Diabetes, Renal insufficiency, Eating disorders, IBS, GERD, Celiac Disease, Sports nutrition, Oncology nutrition, Gestational Diabetes, Syndrome X, Gout, Autoimmune diseases, weight gain
Provide wellness classes, grocery shop tours, cooking lessons, stress management classes, corporate wellness programs, food demonstrations, eating disorder lectures, group nutrition classes for drug/alcohol facilities.
2012- Present Glades Medical Group
Work closely with Physicians and staff in order to provide one-on-one nutrition services for all areas of nutrition concern. Population may include: Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension, Diabetes, Hypoglycemia, weight loss/gain, Diverticulitis, Eating disorders, G.I Intolerances, Gastric bypass counseling. By- weekly group cooking/ lecture series at Life of Purpose drug rehab center.
2010-Boca Regional Hospital Davis Therapy Center
Outpatient Dietitian provided nutritional services for all areas of concern. Individualized nutritional Counseling sessions for all nutrition related areas which may entail review of current diet, past medical history, present diagnosis, current medications, and direction towards better health and wellness. Employee wellness classes, Cooking demonstrations, Stress reduction classes.
2007- Present. Holy Cross Hospital’s Zachariah Wellness Center
Provide one-on-one nutritional counseling for all nutritional related concerns. Ongoing nutrition workshop which encompasses review of labs, grocery shop tour, cooking lesson, mind/body components of eating, and more. Provided 6 week Grant assisted employee wellness program to all staff associates.
Provided nutrition programs to local businesses/ facilities as: City of Coconut Creek, Advanced Roofing Company, City of Oakland Park, City Furniture, Tri-rail, Broken Sound, Wycliffe, Boca Pointe, JCC, youth sports programs.
Florida State University- Bachelors of Science. 1991
Florida International University- CUP program .1995
National Certification Board for Diabetes-Certified Diabetes Educator. 2010
American Dietetic Association- Advanced Certification in Adult Weight Management. 2007
American Dietetic Association- Advanced Certification in Adolescent Weight Management 2008
American Diabetes Association member. 2014
Recently awarded Employee of the Month at Boca Regional Hospital. 2015
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