Episode 24: Alissa Rumsey, MS, RD, CDN, CSCS on Dietitians Changing the Narrative on Social Media & #WomenEatingFood
Alissa Rumsey is a nationally recognized and award-winning registered dietitian nutritionist and the founder of Alissa Rumsey Nutrition and Wellness, a private practice that specializes in intuitive eating, body acceptance and disordered eating recovery. Her philosophy is rooted in the anti-diet and Health at Every Size (HAES®) movement, and as a Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor she helps people cultivate a healthy and peaceful relationship with food and their bodies.
During the episode, we discuss:
How Alissa became involved in the media while working as a dietitian at major NYC hospital
Ways dietitians are shaking up how nutrition information is being spread in the media
What intuitive eating is and how to be mindful that you are learning the original approach
The story behind the #womeneatingfood movement Alissa has spearheaded
The importance of setting boundaries on social media and diversifying your feed
Alissa’s top travel recommendations
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Sign up for Alissa’s latest course, “The Body Image Reboot” starting on October 2nd here.
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