Melanie Jacob RDN Eating Disorder Expert and Educator
Melanie Jacob, RDN Speaker, author and eating disorder expert is passionate about training professionals about eating disorders. She is the co-author of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics practice paper Nutrition Intervention in the Treatment of Eating Disorders. Melanie runs a private practice Nutrition Therapy in Troy, Michigan, and has advanced training in eating disorders and Sports Dietetics. (She has received the CSSD Sports Dietetics certification from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.) Her special interest is working with boys with eating disorders and middle, high school and college athletes.
Melanie is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Academy of Eating Disorders, Nutrition Entrepreneurs and Weight management DPG. She is the past President for Nutrition Entrepreneurs of Michigan, and serves on the subcommittee of the DEED subunit of Sports Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN).
free DOWNlOAD Eating Disorder Global Evaluation (EDGE) In 5 minutes have your clients check off symptoms and get scores for both Physiological and Behavioral symptoms. identify red flags that require higher level of care or hospitalization