On blogs and social media, you run into a lot of different acronyms. I get a lot of questions about the letters after people's names, such as RDN, CNS, CNSC, and CDE.
You might be wondering, "What do these mean? Which professional is the right one for me? Can I trust them?"
I'll help you sort through these questions...
But first, you want to know the difference between a nutritionist and a dietitian, visit my previous post on that topic. What do these acronyms mean?
This blog usually focuses on food. But there’s so much more
to health and wellness than that.
As a Registered Dietitian, I recognize that and often play
the role of “wellness coach,” helping people find the resources they need.
I also am often part of an interdisciplinary team a.k.a. a health care team. Health care professionals don't work alone. We work together and know when to refer clients (patients) to other professionals.
So, even though I can't treat your mental health directly, I can direct you those who can...