When an individual is struggling with an eating disorder, food often becomes a major source of anxiety. Renee provides compassion and a commitment to establishing trust when working with patients who have an eating disorder.
Renee works with individuals to develop a plan tailored to meet their specific nutrition needs, goals and lifestyle. Renee supports a team approach by working closely with the physicians, therapists and other members of the health care team.
Renee is a registered dietitian and a board certified specialist in pediatric nutrition. Renee received her bachelor of science degree in dietetics at Purdue University. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Indiana Eating Disorder Task Force. Renee has focused the past several years of her career treating children, adolescents and adults with eating disorders.
Did you know?
Anorexia is eight times more common in people who have relatives with the disorder.
Eating disorders are serious
Eating disorders are psychological problems marked by an obsession with food and weight. There are four general categories of eating disorders:
- Bulimia nervosa
- Anorexia nervosa
- Binge eating
- Eating disorders not otherwise specified.
In the United States, about 7 million females and 1 million males suffer from eating disorders.
You don't have to suffer an eating disorder any longer.
For more information, contact Renee at (765) 502-4275. If you would like to refer a patient to Renee, you may fax a physician referral to (765) 502-4245.