Aurora, IL 60502
Specialties: Addiction, Cancer, Depression, Diet and Nutrition, Eating Disorders, Emotional Wellbeing, Health Coaching, Lifestyle, Sports Nutrition, Weight Management, Wellness Counseling, Grocery Store Tours, Sports Performance
Nicole is a Licensed Registered Dietitian, working toward her certificate, as a certified specialist is sports dietetics. Nicole’s philosophy on eating involves whole nutrition to reach one’s healthy goals. It is not about a diet or quick fix, but rather a lifestyle change. Nicole believes in the benefit that each food can offer and therefore means; eating a well balanced diet. Nicole believes it is important to consider the types of food you put in your body as well as the portions that meet the individual’s needs. Nicole will work with each individual to help meet their needs and achieve their health goals, because she believes each person needs an individualized approach.
Nicole completed her bachelors in nutrition from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, followed by a combined masters and coordinated dietetic program where she received a Masters in Business as well as her requirements in nutrition to sit and pass the registered dietetic examination. During her internship Nicole was able to receive valuable experience in sports nutrition, a variety of clinical and hospital settings, food service, community nutrition at CPS schools, long-term care, and outpatient settings.
Nicole has a passion for learning and consistently improving her skills through making sure she stays current with the most cutting-edge nutrition knowledge. Nicole enjoys fitness, hanging out with friends, being outside and active, cooking and trying new recipes, and getting the opportunity to travel.