Eating Concerns and Disorders
Maria is a graduate of the Plymouth State University Eating Disorders Institute and has a Masters In Counseling Education with a Specialization in Eating Disorders. She has been treating clients of all ages with eating disorders for over 10 years and co-authored the book Nutrition Counseling in the Treatment of Eating Disorders.
Maria works collaboratively with her clients as well as with other members of the eating disorders treatment team (physicians, therapists, parents, and treatment center providers). Using a motivational interviewing style, she meets clients where they are in the recovery process. Physicians and therapist frequently refer to Maria to assess a client for eating concerns. She also treats clients who are transitioning out of treatment centers and looking for a dietitian to be part of their team.