Jacqueline Abbott, DrPH, RD, LD
Nutritionist and Medical Educator, IAEDP Certified Eating Disorder Specialist
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My passion is making sure as many people as I can touch, understand the importance of their health. Diabetes and eating disorders are on the rise. As an IAEDP Certified Eating Disorder Specialist, I see many patients both young and older who are dealing with eating disorders. In addition, my patients who are newly diagnosed with diabetes learn a whole new way of eating. Many of them change their struggle to learn and new lifestyle and having the support can help them along the way. I hold a Certification as an International Childbirth Education Trainer and Doula. As an Adjunct Professor at Lewis and Clark College, my students often request to do further training with me in clinic. I like to know that people have access to health and wellness that is affordable and easy to achieve. Eating disorders; child and adolescent obesity.
My family is very important to me. Long walks, cross country skiing, ice skating and good food with good friends. All music (especially when my son plays) and reading good books recommended by family, friends and patients.
You can find this practitioner at the following clinics:Milwaukie Clinic
Oregon City Clinic
Happy Valley Clinic
Doctorate in Public Health with Emphasis in Preventive Care and Masters in Health Sciences; Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California. Licensed and registered Dietitian. Certified Eating Disorder Specialist. Board certification diabetes education in process.
American Dietetic Association, Oregon Dietetic Association, American Association of Diabetes Educators, Oregon Diabetes Educators, International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals.