Ryann's Philosophy

As founder and owner of NourishRX, Ryann is passionate about eating well, living well and helping others do the same. Ryann's philosophy revolves around not getting caught up in the number on the scale, but rather becoming more in tune with your body, being able to enjoy foods of all kinds and empowering yourself to make balanced eating a priority in your life. Ryann helps her clients find balance between the foods they eat and their busy lives. Her approach looks at the big picture - work, family, activity - delivering a total body approach to optimal nutritional health. Ryann seeks sustainable results for her clients, not a quick fix. She provides her clients with the support and guidance they need to become experts in their own nutritional needs.

"My daughter and I came out of the appointment very encouraged! We had seen another nutritionist prior to seeing Ryann and the difference is amazing."

Ryann is a Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian (CEDRD) and has over 7000 documented eating disorder patient care hours. She has provided nutrition treatment to individuals in all levels of eating disorder care: outpatient, intensive outpatient, partial hospitalization, residential and inpatient and has previously served as the PHP/IOP dietitian at Walden Behavioral Care, a Boston area eating disorder and psychiatric treatment center. As the Pediatric and Adolescent Outpatient dietitian at Mass General Hospital for Children at North Shore Medical Center she was a member of the multidisciplinary feeding therapy team working closely with occupational therapists and speech and language pathologists to assess the nutritional needs for children with ARFID, ADD/ADHD, dysphagia and growth related concerns.

Credentials & Education:

RD: Registered Dietitian
LDN: Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist  
CEDRD: Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian
BS: Nutrition and Dietetics from Simmons College

Professional Affiliations:

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND)
Massachusetts Dietetic Association (MDA)
Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association (MEDA)
International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals Foundation (IAEDP)
International Federation for Eating Disorder Dietitians (IFEDD)
Nutrition Entrepreneurs Dietetic Practice Group
Behavioral Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group
Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutritionists Dietetic Practice Group

Community Outreach:

Ryann is an active speaker in the community, presenting nutrition and wellness information in addition to providing eating disorder education to students and professional organizations. She has worked with local primary and secondary schools and has presented to several college communities.