Behavioral Nutrition is an eating disorder clinic providing outstanding outpatient services with a team of licensed dietitians. Our clinic specializes in the treatment of binge eating disorder and associated medical nutrition therapy needs (i.e. diabetes, metabolic syndrome, heart disease). If you are interested in becoming part of our MA team of experienced clinicians who will work one on one with patients who are looking for support from binge-eating behaviors and medical conditions, as well as anorexia and bulimia please send us your resume. Candidates are expected to have experience working with adolescents and adults for individual medical nutrition counseling. Candidates with experience in the treatment of eating disorders, obesity, and diabetes management is preferred.
Major Areas of Responsibility: Provide high quality, compassionate and ethical outpatient medical nutrition therapy to clients as scheduled; Complete clinical documentation; Maintain required client contact; Actively participate as a positive member of the team environment; Maintain good standing with the appropriate professional board entities; Complete and maintain all required continuing education requirements for specific licensure and specializations; Stay current with updated research and best practices; Maintain up to date case files within electronic health record (EHR) system; and, Maintain contact with and consulting medical providers, with third parties and collateral contacts when appropriate.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Working knowledge of family systems and their impact on nutrition and eating habits
Certification in Diabetes Management a plus
Clinical skills in motivational interviewing for behavior modification and meal plan adherence
Working knowledge of eating disorder treatment standard of care
Skills in working with binge eating population, body image dissatisfaction, and obesity