NEW Online Eating Disorder Training for Dietitians and Dietetic Students

  10% off until August 1st! <br /> I am incredibly excited to announce the launch of my Eating Disorders Online Training today! Whether you’ve been practicing for 20 years, or you’re a dietetic student or intern, the chances are high that you’ve received zero training on how to counsel people with eating disorders. Given […]

The Mindful Eating World Summit

I was honored to participate in The Mindful Eating World Summit. It felt like a great way to share, with a larger audience, my thought and experiences as a nutrition therapist. My interview airs on Wednesday, March 25th so please follow this link to catch all of the details. Mindfulness is a catchy word used […]

Save the Date: Online ED Training with Marci

Save the Date!!! I am hosting a 5 week Eating Disorder Nutrition Therapy course for RDs and RDs-to-be. Whether you’re brand new to the nutrition field, or hoping to gain more experience in treating clients with eating disorders, this course will give you the skills and tools you need.  “Whether you are just beginning to […]

Intuitive Eating, Intuitive Living Fall Workshop

The lovely Amber Barke and I are facilitating another Intuitive Eating, Intuitive Living workshop in my office in Harvard Square. We hope you’ll join us! Here is a link to the registration page and below you’ll find the workshop details. Intuitive Eating, Intuitive LivingAn insIght Workshop with Amber Barke LICSW, RYT and Marci Anderson MS, […]

Intuitive Eating, Intuitive Living Workshop

I am thrilled to announce the first Intuitive Eating, Intuitive Living Workshop that I will be facilitating with Amber Barke LICSW, RYT. On a day to day basis I am reminded of the number of people struggling with food, exercise, and their bodies. Amber and I have developed a workshop to address these very challenges.  […]

#ENDED Twitter Chat with EDN Maryland Recap

Thank you to all that joined us last night for the #ENDED twitter chat with Eating Disorder Network of Maryland.  For those of you that missed it here’s a quick recap Q1. Eating disorders are incredibly complex- can we start by listing as many risk factors for developing an ED that we can think of?  PrjectED A1. […]

Boston Local Food Festival

Save the date!  On Saturday, October 2nd Boston will be celebrating local food.  Check out the festival’s website for details. “The Boston Local Food Festival, presented by Sustainable Business Network of Greater Boston (SBN), is a delicious outdoor celebration of the many benefits of local food. Located on the historic Boston waterfront, along Fort Point […]

Free Renfrew Workshop for Those in Recovery

Are you or is someone you know working on recovery from an eating disorder?  The Renfrew Center is offering an excellent (and might I add free!) workshop/webinar.  Topics include goal setting, body image concerns during the summer, and coping with the challenges of vacations.  Here’s a link for more info.

Nutritious Eating on a Budget

Today I’m appearing on the Money Matters Network Radio Program at 2:00.  You can tune in live here or listen at WBNW AM 1120 Boston. I will be mentioning a handout: Nutritious Eating on a Budget. Click here to access the handout.  And to those of you who tuned in and listened- thank you! Feel free to […]

Marci RD on the Radio

Hey Friends,I will be making my first radio appearance this Friday at 2:00 on the Money Matters Radio Network.  You can tune in live here or listen at WBNW AM 1120 Boston. I’ll be talking about nutrition myths and facts relating to eating healthy on a budget, dieting, and metabolism.  So get your questions ready!  You can call […]

Beyond Calorie Counting

Yesterday I gave a nutrition seminar for a group of women at Get in Shape for Women at Central Square in Cambridge. One of the themes that developed during my seminar is that many women simply don’t trust themselves with food! They want to be told exactly what and how much to eat, since they […]

Check Out My Newsletter

Disclaimer: Self-Promotion For those of you who haven’t subscribed to my newsletter, now would be a good opportunity!  I send a bi-monthly newsletter filled with nutrition info, recipes, and upcoming announcements.  The May/June issue will be on “Summer Season Nutrition Controversies” like Vitamin D and BPA.  Expect to have it in your inbox by the […]

Advocacy and Eating Disorders

I spent the weekend attending the 2010 MEDA Conference: Getting Unstuck: Revitalizing the Prevention and Treatment of Eating Disorders.  The closing keynote speaker was Kitty Westin, a woman who’s daughter commit suicide as a consequence of her eating disorder.  Kitty has turned her grief into activism and has committed her life to advocacy for the […]

All Women Worry About Getting Fat

So my Dad sent me this article from Yahoo! News.  A recent research study shows that women who have a normal perception of body image based on psychological screening tests still have brain scans that reveal they are concerned about getting fat.  In fact their brain scans are similar to women with full blown eating disorders. […]

Food Inc on PBS

Save the date!  A fabulous food documentary, Food Inc will air on PBS April 21st. It changed the way I think, buy, and prepare my food.  Below is a summary from the PBS website, but click here for the full article. In Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation’s food industry, […]

WECAN at Harvard

For any of you ladies out there, you may be interested in attending Harvard’s WECAN event on Saturday, March 27th.  WECAN stands for Women’s Empowerment Convention & Network. Event details are listed here. I’ll be giving a workshop on “How to Become Your Own Nutrition Expert & Love Food Too!” I’ll be raffling off a […]

Marci Anderson: Pocast Interview

I was recently contacted by a company called “Feed Your Career.”  Feed Your Career is a career management site for food, nutrition, and culinary professionals.  They offered to conduct a interview with me for free and invited me to talk about myself as well as my nutrition consulting business here in Cambridge.  It sounded like […]

Marci RD Nutrition Newsletter 2010

If you appreciate my blog posts, I’d encourage you to sign up for my nutrition newsletter if you haven’t already. My first newsletter in 2010 will be emailed out on January 31st so you have less than a week to log on to my blog at http://www.marcird.com/_blog/blog and sign up. Just type in your name and email […]

Marci’s New Nutrition Class: Nutrition Tools

In February I will be teaching a new nutrition class at the Wellbridge Athletic Club in Harvard Square Course: Nutrition Tools Date: 4 Tuesday evenings Feb. 16-March 9 Time: 5:30-7:00 Class Size: Limited to 6 Topic: I’ll be providing 4 tools that everyone needs to improve their relationship with food and start making healthier choices […]

Nutrition Counseling & Insurance

I just wanted to formally update my readers that I am now accepting Blue Cross Blue Shield and Harvard Pilgrim health insurance.  If your policy covers nutrition services and you are in the Boston area, it’s as easy as a co-pay!

Welcome to my Blog!

Welcome to the Marci RD Nutrition Consulting blog site.  My goal is to help you find stress-free and balanced solutions to a healthier life.  I’m a firm believer that if you don’t have your health, you cannot fully embrace and enjoy all that life has to offer.  So, the purpose of this blog is to […]