This course is designed to empower fitness professionals to provide balanced, sound and evidence-based nutrition recommendations, while also assessing for those who are at risk for, or actively struggling with an eating disorder. After completing this course, you will be able to confidently make basic nutrition recommendations, understand and execute appropriate weight inclusive and body positive language to use with clientele, be able to identify at-risk clients, and develop a script for referral to an eating disorder specialist if needed.
"If you work in the fitness industry in any capacity, take Jessi's course. Her grounded teaching style, highly organized course content, and depth of knowledge will leave you a more skilled and responsible fitness professional. With eating disorder diagnoses on the rise, you'll feel grateful to have these tools in your toolbox."
- Marci Evans, MS, CEDRD
"The body shaming that happens in the fitness industry has to end. It's so important for us to move our bodies and in order to do that, we've got to let go of the shame and fear surrounding a gym or group exercise space. It's our job to lead the way. Thank you, Jessi for providing this education."
- Kate Moore, GetFit615 Owner
Jessi Haggerty is a Registered Dietitian, Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor, and Certified Personal Trainer with a private practice in Somerville, MA. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from Boston University and completed her Dietetic Internship at Oregon Health and Science University.
Today, Jessi uses her skills in nutrition and movement therapy to run her practice where she helps people improve their relationship with food and their bodies so they can show up for what matters most in their life. Jessi is a Health at Every Size® practitioner, focusing on intuitive eating and movement, and weight inclusive wellness.
Jessi has been featured on Career Contessa, vv attire, Refinery29, Men’s Fitness, Self Magazine, Women’s Health, and Fitness Magazine, and has been named an "RD to Watch in 2017" by Today's Dietitian Magazine. You can learn more about Jessi at www.JessiHaggerty.com, or find her on Facebook or Instagram, @JessiHaggertyRD.