About the Author

Lisa D. Ellis


Lisa is a Registered Dietitian, Certified Eating Disorders Specialist, and nutrition therapist (LCSW) in private practice in the NYC area.

Her areas of nutrition specialization include:

  • eating disorders
  • disordered eating

  • pregnancy support

  • medically-referred nutrition plans
    (e.g., hypertension, gastroesophageal reflux, cardiovascular issues, diabetes mellitus, etc.)

  • sports nutrition

She founded Integrating Nutrition to help clients get to the root of the
reasons they use food to comfort and self-soothe:

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Lisa’s academic achievements include a B.S. in nutrition and psychology from Simmons University, an M.S. in clinical nutrition from New York Medical College, and an MSW from Fordham University. She has shared her nutrition expertise in such publications as Redbook, Glamour, New York Times, US News & World Report, Fortune Magazine, Todays’s Dietitian and more. Lisa’s passion lies in helping individuals and families overcome eating struggles and emotion-triggered eating.