Registered Dietitian - Bridgeport, CT

Worksite Location: Bridgeport, CT, 6610
Pay Range/Rate: Please apply for details
Employment Type: Full Time
Years Experience: 1

Assignment Type: Contract
Start Date: 07/08/2024
Job Duration: 24 Weeks
Job ID: 32778

Shift Time: Day Shift
Hours Per Week: 35
Shifts Per Week: 5
Hours Per Shift: 7

Are you a Registered Dietitian (RD) looking for a FRESH START? If so, we can help YOU! Cell Staff is a nationwide healthcare staffing company that has partnered with Mental Health/Psych facilities across your state to help them find AMAZING Registered Dietitians. We’re looking for you to become a valued member of the healthcare team at our client’s facility!

RD Details

  • Part Time Schedules

  • 8 hour shifts available

  • Contract Position

RD Duties

  • Perform thorough assessments of clients’ nutritional status, dietary habits, and mental health history.

  • Evaluate the impact of mental health disorders, medications, and lifestyle factors on nutritional needs.

  • Identify potential nutrient deficiencies or imbalances contributing to mental health symptoms.

  • Design personalized nutrition plans tailored to clients’ specific mental health concerns, preferences, and goals.

  • Collaborate with clients to set realistic dietary objectives and create achievable meal plans.

  • Educate clients on the importance of balanced nutrition in managing mental health conditions and enhancing overall well-being.

  • Offer evidence-based nutrition counseling to address clients’ concerns related to mood disorders, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, and other mental health issues.

  • Teach clients behavioral strategies to improve eating habits, manage cravings, and foster a positive relationship with food.

  • Provide education on the role of nutrients, such as omega-3 fatty acids, vitamins, and minerals, in promoting mental wellness.

  • Regularly monitor clients’ progress and dietary adherence through follow-up appointments and assessments.

  • Adjust nutrition plans as needed based on clients’ evolving needs, feedback, and treatment outcomes.

  • Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to integrate nutrition interventions into overall treatment plans.

  • Stay abreast of the latest research, guidelines, and best practices in nutrition and mental health.

  • Attend relevant conferences, workshops, and continuing education programs to enhance professional knowledge and skills.

  • Apply evidence-based approaches to optimize nutrition care for individuals with mental health disorders.

  • Advocate for the integration of nutrition services into mental health treatment programs and community settings.

  • Develop and implement wellness initiatives to promote healthy eating habits, stress management, and self-care practices.

  • Collaborate with community organizations and stakeholders to raise awareness about the importance of nutrition in mental health.

 

RD Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited educational institution

  • Licensed as a Registered Dietitian (RD) by the State in which the position is located. The license MUST be in good standing

  • 1+ year of relevant Registered Dietitian (RD) experience

Cell Staff Core Values

  • Create a team environment with a family spirit

  • Build Open and honest relationships

  • Embrace and drive change

  • Show humility and accountability

  • Be passionate and relentless

RN Benefits

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • Competitive Pay Packages

  • WEEKLY PAY

  • Travel Stipends are available for qualified candidates

Cell Staff is here to offer you something FRESH. We understand you have many options but there really is no one like us and we encourage you to find out why: www.cellstaff.com

We can’t wait to show you how good “GOOD” can be!

Please apply below and one of our recruiters will reach out to you within 24 hours!

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