If you are looking to enhance your nutrition counseling skills and confidence when working with eating disorders, chronic dieting, and any condition which impacts how someone feels about their body, this is definitely the training you’ve been waiting for.
As clinicians, we know that dieting and constantly driving to change the body harms people, and keeps them stuck in the merry-go-round of body-hating hell. Even well-intentioned and highly trained clinicians can do harm if they’re not sure what to do, and we too can be drawn into people’s body distress and find ourselves backed into a corner. We also know that diet culture, Dr Google and the latest round of “wellness experts” can be noisy, and very seductive.
We know you care. We’ll show you another way – a way that helps your clients, AND you – by building your reputation as someone who can support people struggling with their body image.
Become a Body Image Pro!
Body Image Training Will Help You Help Your Clients
Body image dissatisfaction and distortion are key issues for many people regardless of gender, age, sexual orientation, race or background. This can even be true for those not suffering from an eating disorder. Today, few of us can enjoy true peace of mind when it comes to our bodies and appearance – giving rise to body shame, body loathing, low self-esteem, and a disconnection from our bodies.
Helping people overcome their negative body image is one of the most challenging aspects of a wellness professional’s work.
Dietitians and health coaches hold a unique place in the minds of their clients when it comes to helping them feel better about their bodies. Yet, most of these wellness pros do not feel equipped to cope with body image issues – OR – that doing so is not within the scope of their practice.
It’s time to FREE yourself of these outdated, limiting beliefs about your abilities and credentials!
Instead, it’s time to discover that:
Eating disorders, dieting and disordered attitudes to food, eating and bodies are at an all-time high, and it’s ruining lives worldwide. When you join us, you will learn how to help your wellness clients move away from the daily messages that their bodies need to be “fixed” or “worked on” for them to be happy.
It’s time to Change the Paradigm of Whole Body Healing and Body Image Issues!
Marci Evans and Fiona Sutherland have a combined 25 years experience in the eating disorders field. They are fun, they are smart, and they know their stuff! Check out their bios below..
Marci is a Food and Body Image Healer®. She has dedicated her career to counseling, supervising, and teaching in the field of eating disorders.
She is a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian and Supervisor, certified Intuitive Eating Counselor and Certified ACSM personal trainer. In addition to her group private practice and three adjunct teaching positions, Marci launched an online eating disorders training for dietitians in 2015 and co-directs a specialized eating disorder internship at Simmons College.
Marci volunteers for a number of national eating disorder organizations including the iaedp certification committee and is serving as an eating disorder resource professional for The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She has spoken locally and nationally at numerous conferences and media outlets.
Fiona Sutherland,The Mindful Dietitian™, helps others to cultivate positive connections with food, eating, and their body. With a relaxed yet fully professional approach to her work, Fiona is a Registered Dietitian, specialist in eating disorders and Yoga Teacher from Melbourne, Australia.
She is Director of Body Positive Australia and The Mindful Dietitian, which aims to build a strong community of like-minded RDs from all over the world. She has 15 years’ experience as an Eating Disorder, Mindfulness, Mindful Eating and Body Image specialist working with a wide variety of people.
“Yes!!! I need a bit of your passion in my life every so often, it keeps me inspired and on track.” Joanna, Female Client
Fiona teaches into three different Masters Level Dietetic programs and is regularly to be seen on the Aussie media circuit speaking about how we can make peace with food, eating, and our bodies. She is a passionate yoga teacher, bringing many of the ideas from the mat into the consulting room.
Fiona is on the Executive Committee of The Australia New Zealand Academy of Eating Disorders, speaking at several conferences and events each year and was recently elected to the Board of the Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH). She has developed many in-person and online programs, specifically Body Image, eating behaviour, mindfulness, and mindful eating.
The heartbreak. The devastation. The lives put on hold. We’ve literally dedicated decades to finding ways to help people move toward greater peace with their bodies. This body image training will equip you with the knowledge and skill set to do the same!
“We only hope you’ll join us so we can share what we’ve learned.”
And in the process, you will bring new skills – specialized skills – to your practice, helping you elevate your confidence and ability to support people to move towards healing.
If you’re still on the fence about joining us, there’s just one question we want to ask you: Which professionals are doing Body Image Healing well?
Not enough of us! But we know two things – there are lots of people hurting, and lots of people and industries doing the hurting. We want to help you join the increasing number of people dedicated to body healing. Get in front of the crowd and your competitors and stand out from the crowd in this specialty area in our industry!
There’s no better time to jump in and join colleagues who are also passionate about supporting people, by becoming a Body Image Pro.
We believe with all our hearts that this training program is the best resource for clinicians who want to take their practice to the next level, and to help more clients while doing so. Imagine where you’ll be this time next year after learning from the best and brightest in our industry… how many more clients you’ll be helping.
This isn’t wishful thinking… this is how to get to the next level as a dietitian, wellness coach or therapist.
You also qualify for 17 CEU credits for your professional develiopment.