Business Coach for Registered Dietitians @ Rebecca Bitzer & Associates, Inc.
Dietetic Internship, Dietetics, Nutrition @
University of Virginia School of Medicine
REBEL Dietitian, Nutritionist, Author, Business Coach, Motivational Speaker. I am the owner of Rebecca Bitzer & Associates: REBEL Dietitians, the largest outpatient nutrition counseling center in Maryland for over twenty-five years. With six Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDs) and 2 locations, we provide individual nutrition counseling, corporate presentations, nutrition classes. We are REBEL Dietitians who want to bust
REBEL Dietitian, Nutritionist, Author, Business Coach, Motivational Speaker. I am the owner of Rebecca Bitzer & Associates: REBEL Dietitians, the largest outpatient nutrition counseling center in Maryland for over twenty-five years. With six Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDs) and 2 locations, we provide individual nutrition counseling, corporate presentations, nutrition classes. We are REBEL Dietitians who want to bust the myth that diets are the key to happiness. I have co-authored a workbook: Taste the Sweet Rebellion: Rebel Against Dieting to help you be successful.
As a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian, I empower clients to recover from anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder. We also offer support groups for clients and families and Dine meal support.
For Registered Dietitians and other health professionals, I am also a business coach, providing consultations and coaching to RDs looking to start or advance their own businesses. I can help you shortcut your way to success by helping you stay focused and accountable to your goals, dreams and passions. I can help you avoid many of the mistakes that I have made during my 25 years in Private Practice. I can help you start your private practice, expand your private practice, develop systems, and programs to make your business life more streamlined so that you can make a difference in the lives your clients and employees. I have co-authored a workbook Welcome to the REBELution: Seven steps to creating the nutrition counseling practice of your dreams.
I speak nationally to empower nutritionists to start and expand their private nutrition counseling practices.
Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian at Empowered Eating @ “Empowered Eating” is designed to provide freedom from food struggles and hope for people and their loved ones struggling with eating disorders. With this program, you will learn the skills to break free from the stress of eating and transform your life. I am here to help you every step of the way. The sessions are individualized and there is a program for everyone, regardless of where you are in your recovery process. www.empoweredeatingblog.com From November 2011 to Present (4 years 2 months) Nutritionist/Owner Nutrition Counseling Private Practice @ The Nutrition Experts includes seven Registered Dietitians who provide nutrition counseling in Greenbelt and Columbia, Maryland. Individual nutrition counseling to clients with all kinds of eating issues. Each of our Registered Dietitians specialize in an area of dietetics to provide the best care possible. Examples of our specialities include weight management, diabetes, digestive, sports, cholesterol, PCOS, disordered eating, eating disorders and food sensitivities.
Speaker and Co-author of nutrition books:
Co-author of two workbooks for Registered Dietitians and Nutrition Clients.
Recent Professional Speaking Engagements:
“Nutrition Therapy for Eating Disorders: What Every Dietitian Should Know” Kait Fortunato and Rebecca Bitzer spoke at the Empowered Eating Workshop, June 2015
“Hiring Employees, Working with Nutrition Interns, Expanding Your Solo Private Practice” Kait Fortunato and Rebecca Bitzer spoke at the Sports Cardiovascular and Wellness (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group 31st Annual Symposium, Colorado Springs, Colorado May 2015
“7 Steps to Eating Disorder Private Practice Success” Rebecca Bitzer and Kait Fortunato spoke at the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals Symposium, Phoenix, Arizona, April 2015
“How to Run a Successful Private Practice” Kait Fortunato and Rebecca Bitzer spoke at the
Sports Cardiovascular and Wellness (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group 30th Annual Symposium, Huron, Ohio June 2014
Recent Radio Guest Appearance:
Dr. David Anderson's RealTalk Radio Show June 2015 From October 1987 to Present (28 years 3 months) Business Coach for Registered Dietitians @ Rebecca can help you fast track your business to success without piling up too much on your plate. She has successfully coached other Registered Dietitians and health professionals to take their businesses to the next level including hiring employees, accepting insurance and additional revenue streams. Rebecca uses her unique style of creative thinking and ability to inspire talented people to make their dreams a reality. Rebecca successfully maintains a large private practice herself, so she has tons of practical, tried-and-true, hands on experience.
Welcome to the REBELUTION: Seven Steps to the Nutrition Practice of Your Dreams
Being a REBEL dietitian is so much more than basic RD training. It’s about self-learning and continued growth, recognizing and aligning your strengths, networking and positioning yourself as the expert, and having the business savvy to support the work you love.
Services we offer include:
Business Coaching (phone or in person)
On-site staff training
Information on hiring employees/expanding locations
How to become an insurance provider
Problem solving, planning, and goal setting From 2007 to Present (8 years) Washington D.C. Metro AreaMentor Coordinator and Private Practice Specialty Group Chair @ Previously I was on the board as Mentor Coordinator. Currently on the board as Private Practice Specialty Group Chair helping Mentor Registered Dietitian Nutritionists who want to open and/or expand their nutrition counseling practices. From 2007 to October 2015 (8 years) Nutrition Analyst @ FNIC, Food and Nutrition Information Center From January 1983 to January 1986 (3 years 1 month) Registered Dietitian @ From January 1980 to January 1984 (4 years 1 month) Washington D.C. Metro Area
Masters of Science, Nutrition @ University of Maryland College Park From 1977 to 1986 Dietetic Internship, Dietetics, Nutrition @ University of Virginia School of Medicine From 1980 to 1981 Rebecca Bitzer, MS, RD, CEDRD is skilled in: Nutrition, Nutritional Counseling, Dietetics, Wellness, Nutrition Education, Weight Management, Wellness Coaching, Public Speaking, Coaching, Weight, Corporations, Entrepreneurship, Fitness, Health Education, Sports Nutrition