How to Embrace Gentle Nutrition in Your Practice

Hey RDs! Are you learning more about gentle nutrition and Intuitive Eating lately and wanting to learn more? In this article, we share how to incorporate gentle nutrition into your private practice, with confidence. When was the last time someone “caught” you eating french fries or cookies and asked –  with shock – “you’re a …

Everything You Need to Know About Becoming a Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD)

So you love sports. You love nutrition. And you can’t get enough of the science to help athletes level up in their performance. Are you ready to become a Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics dietitian? A CSSD Dietitian can work with athletes, individually or with a whole team. A CSSD dietitian assesses, educates, and counsels …

10 Essentials for Starting Your Booming Nutrition Private Practice

Wondering about how to start a nutrition business? Where to even begin? Launching an in-person or virtual nutrition private practice can feel overwhelming…but visions of designing your perfect career are keeping you up at night and freedom beckons. Trying to find the tools and resources you need can leave you running in circles searching for …

5 Telehealth Tips for RDNs Getting Started with Virtual Visits

Getting started with virtual visits requires more than just a video chat link. From logistics for visit scheduling and paperwork to reimbursement and payment, there are important considerations for Registered Dietitians (RDNs). There is a misconception that RDNs have either an in-person or virtual practice. In reality, many nutrition private practice owners are blurring that …

5 New Client Forms Every Private Practice RDN Should Have

Trying to figure out what client paperwork is needed for your nutrition private practice can leave you running in circles. You’ve spent time searching for what to include in your packet of new client paperwork but come up with a confusing list of terms and forms. Doesn’t every other dietitian seeing clients have a set …

Basics of HIPAA Compliance for Your Nutrition Private Practice

If the term HIPAA causes you confusion, you’re not alone. HIPAA is complex – even for large healthcare organizations. Not all nutrition private practices will be subject to HIPAA requirements, but in order to determine if yours will be, you need to spend some time educating yourself. This article covers essential terminology and concepts related …

Engaging Nutrition Activities for Groups and Events

The opportunity to share your expertise with a group can be both exciting and create apprehension. What will I present about? How will I keep the group engaged? Do I have time to put the needed resources together? From corporate/workplace wellness, schools, community groups, health fairs and events, registered dietitians provide group nutrition education in …

Choosing a Meal Planning Tool for Your Private Practice

Can you give me a meal plan? If you’re like most registered dietitians, you’re asked to provide meal plans by your clients. Of course, it’s friends and family, too! This article features insight from RDs that use custom meal planning tools in their practice. They share why they chose the tool, how they monetize the …