Amanda Birkhead, MS, RD, LDN, CEDRD
Amanda enjoys helping people develop eating patterns that move them towards their personal values and goals rather than just a particular number on the scale. She believes that a healthy diet is one that nourishes not only the body, but also the spirit and taste buds. Amanda conducts individual nutrition sessions, teaches nutrition classes, facilitates grocery store tours and restaurant outings, and supports participants on the Bridge Module for Binge and Emotional Overeating. With degrees in both psychology and nutrition, she has worked in food service, nutrition research, acute care, and weight/chronic disease management. Amanda has spent a significant portion of her career working with individuals with eating disorders/disordered eating and has earned the designation of Certified Eating Disordered Registered Dietitian.
Originally from Colorado, Amanda earned her Bachelor’s degree is Psychology from the University of Colorado at Boulder and her Master’s in Nutrition from Colorado State University. Amanda joined the Structure House dietary team in 2016.