The Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard Pratt is one of the nation's leading programs for the treatment of children, teens, and adults with eating disorders.
As a Clinical Dietitian you will:
Provide assessments of the nutritional status of newly admitted patients and ongoing individual and family nutritional counseling, focus will be nutrition assessment, education, and couseling for pediatric patients (children/adolescents) and their families
Provide group therapy (i.e. psycho-education, experiential food activities, and cognitive behavioral therapy); may co-lead multiple-family therapy groups
Participate in individualized treatment planning
Work with a multi-disciplinary treatment team and support all levels of care within the program (i.e. inpatient, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient program
Bachelor's degree in Dietetics, Food & Nutrition, or related field
6 months of dietitian experience, at least 2 years of experience is preferred
Experience working with pediatric (child/adolescent) patients and their families
Registered Dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics at time of appointment and throughout tenure in position. State license is required within six months in the position and must be maintained throughout time in position.
About Sheppard Pratt Health System
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