Jessica Marshall is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist, Functional Medicine Nutritionist, and Certified LEAP Therapist.
Jessica specializes in nutritional counseling for migraines, weight loss, digestive health, cardiac health, and diabetes. Her understanding that everyone’s body is different and her passion for continued learning helps her find the best fit nutrition approach for the individual. Her approach focuses on incorporating nutrient dense whole foods with simple yet bold flavors and a heavy emphasis on plants and use of nutritional supplements when needed. She also addresses all aspects of the individual’s health to find the root cause of their ailments and then applies a realistic, achievable goal. Through this she is able to help her patients reduce inflammation and regain their health.
Jessica is a Uniontown, PA native that after earning her bachelor’s degree from University of West Florida, pursued her disease prevention and management path by completing a second Bachelor’s in Food and Nutrition, the Dietetics Track, at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She gained valuable experience at a clinical and patient food service setting at Washington Hospital, an institutional food service setting in the Albert Gallatin School district, and even a community setting in a local YMCA. While obtaining her dietetic credentials she also became a Health Coach and Certified Holistic Health Practitioner with the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York.
Jessica Marshall completed the LEAP (Lifestyle Eating and Performance) Therapist certification program where she received extensive training in immunology, adverse food reactions, and practical application of dietary treatment for food-sensitive patients. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as well as the Academy’s Dietetic Practice Groups, and Dietitians in Functional Medicine and Nutrition Entrepreneurs. She is fortunate to have found a career path that she is very passionate about that then translates into helping the lives of others.
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