Nutritionists and Dietitians in Illinois
"When an individual is struggling with an eating disorder, food often becomes a source of anxiety. Nutrition counseling is imperative in helping the individual challenge her/his eating disorder thoughts/ behaviors around food to promote normalized eating. Allison uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Nutrition Education/Therapy, and Experiential Techniques to aid her clients in challenging their eating disorder thoughts/behaviors to decrease their anxiety around food while attaining a healthy weight."
"I am a board-certified sports nutritionist/dietitian who teaches athletes how to improve sport performance and overall health with food. Advice is individualized based on gender, age, sport, position, season of training, lifestyle and goals. Learn what to eat, when to eat it and when to supplement. Training days - Competition day - Every day. (NO supplements sold in-office). More info at www.RDKate.com. While I do not take insurance, clients successful can submit for reimbursement through their HSA."
"ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS. Stephanie believes in the healing properties in food. Stephanie earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University with a double major in Dietetics/Nutrition, Fitness, and Health and a minor in Organizational Leadership Supervision. Passionate about the role of nutrition in overall health and wellness, she went on to successfully complete the Master's program and Dietetic Internship at Texas A&M University -Kingsville. While living in Southern Texas, Stephanie worked in a hospital as a Clinical Dietitian, providing Medical Nutrition Therapy and nutrition education and counseling to patients of all ages and conditions."
"Bonnie recognizes the body's inherent ability to heal itself once the underlying causes of illness are identified and removed. Bonnie possesses a thorough knowledge of gastro-intestinal physiology and understands that the body functions as a "whole", not just a collection of isolated symptoms. She works with any client to identify their individual obstacles to health and strives to restore balance and facilitate healing. Bonnie guides her clients back to health with nutrition education, lifestyle modification and non-judgmental support. She has a detailed understanding of the "brain-gut" connection and keeps abreast of the latest evidenced-based research."
"Do you have a chronic health condition such as IBS, Migraines, Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, eczema, or others? Did you know that 80% of your immune system is in the gut and foods (even healthy ones) can trigger inflammation, pain, diarrhea and more? If this describes you, I can help you identify which foods and/or food additives may be the cause of your symptoms. Together, we will develop a tailored eating plan that will meet your nutritional needs and start you on the road to healing."
"Amanda Lemein, MS, RD, LDN is a Registered Dietitian, specializing in women's health, adolescents and weight management. With a passion for empowering others to take control of their health through nutrition, Amanda believes preventative measures are essential for creating a healthy body and mind."
"Our genetic makeup is what makes us unique and is complex in nature. Originally learned as being but a factor that is completely out of our control, epigenetic research shows otherwise. What we now know through science is that factors from our environment such as diet, physical activity, and stress, actually play a large role in the expression of our genes. While we can't entirely change what we are born with, healthy habits do in fact nurture healthy genes."
"I am a Master's-level registered dietitian nutritionist with a focus on sustainable wellness, meaning I help people evaluate their health goals and make lasting habits that are realistic and attainable. My personal philosophy about health includes more than just nutrition. While I'm a huge proponent of using nutrition, physical activity, sleep and hydration to improve how we feel, stress management and emotional health are just as important."
"I believe that nutrition can overcome any health imbalance and is the key to prevention and wellness. My practice focuses on a functional medicine approach which looks at the causative factors of your health concerns and corrects the underlying imbalance via nutrition and with the use of nutritionals, herbals or homeopathic remedies. I work with clients who have digestive issues (gas/bloating, IBS or IBD), weak immune systems, inability to detoxify toxins, female health concerns (PMS and menopause), headaches/migraines, plus many other health issues. Your health program is completely customized to your body and its needs."
"Laura is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian with a Bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She completed her dietetic internship at the St. Loius VA Hospital. Laura became a dietitian because she wanted to help people live healthier lives through nutrition. She has a background in pediatric, prenatal, and postpartum nutrition, but has worked in many other areas of the field as well. She believes that there is no perfect food; everything in moderation is the goal. Everyone has a different lifestyle; Laura will help you develop a plan that works for you."
"Rita is a registered dietitian nutritionist and is licensed by the state of Illinois. She earned both a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition Science and completed her dietetic internship at Dominican University. During her time, she focused on community nutrition and cultural diversity. She became a dietitian to help people understand the relationship that food has on both health and disease. She believes positive lifestyle changes can be successfully achieved through a combination of mindful eating, behavior modification, and routine exercise. Rita can help you achieve your personal goals and improve your quality of life."
"I have been a nutritionist/dietitian for over 30 years and my areas of expertise are highly specialized, yet diverse, ranging from food sensitivities to risk factor management to gastrointestinal health to eating disorders to women's health to sports nutrition. I translate and apply the science of evidence based nutrition principles through personalized food and supplement plans designed to improve well-being, health, and performance. I also provide a comprehensive program for food sensitivity testing that includes a blood test and a highly personalized nutrition protocol for inflammatory and autoimmune conditions such as IBS, IBD, migraines, fibromylagia, eosinophilic esophagitis, and other conditions."
"My name is Xin. I am a Certified Nutrition Advisor, and the founder of Pei Gen Health. I am passionate about helping people to live a healthy live with the knowledge I have on nutrition and health. " We are what we eat." Our body is made of invisible miracles called cells. Are we feeding them with the right food? Or are we poisoning them with toxic stuffs? We can tell from how we feel. Do we feel light, happy and energetic most of the time? Or do we feel heavy, sad and exhausted all the time?"
"Voted "Best Nutritionist and Weight Loss Programs" in CHICAGO & Illinois with 20 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE. Patients have SUCCESSFULLY lost up to 125 pounds (single person), dropped Glucose levels in half, VEGAN & Vegetarian Eating, alleviated Psoriasis, Rosacea and Irritable Bowel Syndrome, with the support of "SLIMMER for LIFE" and "HEALTHIER for LIFE" Care Plans. By bridging Conventional with Holistic/Integrated Nutrition, and through continuous education, research and experience, Judy has gained extensive and expert knowledge on the use of Vitamin, Mineral & Herbal Supplements. www.jemnutritionservices.com"
"I'm teaching my clients to look far and beyond the concept of "food", but rather think in terms of "preventive nutrition". Today we have an abundance of food. Although our stomachs are full, our body is starving for nourishment. My goal is to teach you how to live healthy, energetic life.I am a registered, licensed dietitian with almost 20 years of experience in the field of clinical nutrition and dietetics. A registered dietitian is the best source for nutrition advice and the expert in today's sometimes confusing world of nutrition information."
"When did eating become so confusing? It's a basic need, but in our busy, fast paced world, simple things somehow become complicated. I don't think nutrition should be complicated, we just need some balance. I don't believe there is any detrimental food we should avoid. I don't think chia seeds and coconut oil are going to save us. I don't think we need to eat like a caveman. We just need some common sense. There is no secret, no magic. It's just food."
"The ideal client I treat is ready intentionally to implement changes that involve thought processes and behaviors involving food culture and healthy food adoption. Additionally, a willingness to partner exercise with healthy eating and lifestyle management helps ensure success with desirable body weight, body acceptance and optimal health. I have worked extensively with individuals to achieve a healthy relationship with their bodies. I create an atmosphere for change via empathy and energy that has fostered success. My treatment plans are individually designed and include eating plans, tracking and identification of emotions, as well as exercise prescription when appropriate."
"Joanne's nutrition philosophy has a large emphasis on whole foods, natural foods and lifestyle. She believes diet and exercise together are essential to health. She believes in treating the person and not the problem. She is passionate about helping people meet their unique nutritional needs and continue on the path of health and wellness. She works with the client to set achievable goals and empowers them with the knowledge to be successful. She believes food is medicine and prevention is key."
"I get that food is a huge part of most people's lives, and that there are foods you don't want to give up. I don't like days without dark chocolate, either. My emphasis is on inclusivity and focusing on making the foods you eat pleasurable and enjoyable. I strive to make this a process of figuring out what makes you-as a unique individual-the healthiest, most positive version of yourself. That likely means creating a program for you that includes a mix of dietary, supplemental and lifestyle strategies to maximize your potential in this world."
"I am dietitian who works with children, teens and adults using research-based interventions. My philosophy is that happiness should be the primary focus when striving for wellness. I apply this belief when working with individuals through client-centered approaches when developing nutritional goals to help attain positive relationships with food. Due to my background working with eating disorders, I am acutely aware of unhealthy attitudes towards diet/ body image, and am a strong advocate for changing social constructs surrounding what wellness actually is and how nutrition plays a role by working within a concept of "Health at Every Size.""
- Bariatric Support
- Behavior Modification
- Celiac Disease
- Chronic Fatigue
- Corporate Wellness
- Diet and Nutrition
- Digestive Issues
- Eating Disorders
- Emotional Wellbeing
- Food Allergies
- Food Sensitivity
- Gluten Free
- Headaches / Migraines
- Health Coaching
- High Blood Pressure
- Immune Diseases
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Pain Management
- Pediatric Nutrition
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
- Postpartum Nutrition
- Prenatal Nutrition
- Skin Problems
- Sports Nutrition
- Stress Management
- Weight Management
- Wellness Counseling