Chelsea has been helping those who are working toward eating disorder recovery since 2011.
Chelsea has years of experience working as a dietitian at all levels of care. She fully appreciates and embraces the nutrition philosophy of Alsana to support clients in healing their relationship with food. Chelsea continues to take part in therapeutic meals with clients and co-facilitates groups at the PHP/IOP level of care.
In her role as Director of Clinical Services for her program, Chelsea is passionate about ensuring a clinically excellent environment for the recovery process. She works collaboratively with the Alsana team to create a caring and healing community for clients and their support systems.
Chelsea obtained her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She completed her dietetic internship through Saint Louis University. She is a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian and Supervisor. Chelsea is also the Certification Chair for the St. Louis IAEDP (International Association for Eating Disorder Professionals) chapter. She has a background in motivational interviewing, IFS, and schema therapy. Chelsea has presented multiple times on various topics to the eating disorder and dietetics communities.
In her spare time, Chelsea loves spending time with her partner and her dog. She likes to travel and visits her family in Wisconsin frequently. Chelsea has been a Big as part of the Big Brothers Big Sisters Program since 2011. She enjoys reading, finding adventure, spending time with friends, yoga, and biking.