Sports Nutrition

Sports Nutrition

Van Dusen Nutrition® works with athletes at the recreational, collegiate, elite, master and Olympic level. We help clients to identify and meet their fuel needs in an effort to enhance energy and optimize performance. Van Dusen Nutrition® works with athletes to prevent or recover from injuries through adequate nourishment so as to remain active in sport. Additionally, we guide and support athletes in weight-centric sports to meet standards within the sport without compromising health or execution.

Areas of Focus

Prevention of Injury

Recovery from Injury

Female Athlete Triad

Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (RED-S)

Overtraining Syndrome (OTS)

Athletes with disordered eating

Athletes with eating disorders

Athletes in weight-centric sports

Performance Nutrition: Fueling Before Exercise, Fueling During Exercise, Fueling After Exercise, Race/Competition Day Fueling, Hydration, Supplements, GI Issues

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Nutrition Counseling

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Metabolic Testing

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Weight and Body Concerns

Weight and Body Concerns

Van Dusen Nutrition® provides ongoing guidance and support to individuals of all ages who are struggling with weight and body concerns. We use behavioral and emotional-oriented approaches to help clients identify barriers to change and build those skills necessary to sustain progress. The clinicians at Van Dusen Nutrition® incorporate a mindful and intuitive eating model for long-term health and satisfaction and work with clients to evaluate and restore their relationships with food, exercise, weight and body.

Areas of Focus

Weight and Body Dissatisfaction

Physical Self-care

Normalized Eating & Exercise Patterns

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Nutrition Counseling

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Metabolic Testing

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Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders

Van Dusen Nutrition® works with individuals who are struggling with any diagnosis of an eating disorder to progress toward a full recovery with eating disorders, disordered eating and body image concerns. We integrate concrete, goal-oriented nutrition work with the exploration of emotions as they connect to nourishing, moving and respecting one’s body. Van Dusen Nutrition® utilizes a multi-disciplinary approach and makes a commitment to each client and the healthcare team to remain in close communication for more cohesive and impactful work.

We Treat

Anorexia Nervosa
Bulimia Nervosa
Binge Eating Disorder
Otherwise Specified Feeding and Eating Disorder (OSFED)
Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)
Orthorexia
Exercise Disorders
Body Dysmorphic Disorder

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STEP®

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Metabolic Testing

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Disordered Eating

Disordered Eating

Van Dusen Nutrition® provides ongoing support and counseling to individuals who may not have a formal diagnosis of an eating disorder but struggle with a complicated or challenging relationship to food. Diagnostic criterion for eating disorders are essential for treatment; however, they do not always capture the nuanced struggles many individuals face. Fear of not qualifying for an exact diagnosis or fitting the misconception of the “look” of an eating disorder should not serve as exclusionary criteria for treatment or care.

We Treat

Emotional or Mindless Eating

Chronic dieting

Elimination of food groups

Obsessive measuring or tracking of macros/calories

All or nothing mindset when it comes to food

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Nutrition Counseling

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Meal Services

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Exercise/Movement Services

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Metabolic Testing

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