Carol Capozza, MS, RD, NCSF-CPT
777 First Street, #171
Gilroy, CA 95020
Fax: (408) 847-4351
Contact by phone or e-mail
CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: Nutrition Specialist MS, RD, NCSF-CPT
Number of years treating patients with eating disorders: 10+ years
Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 5-10
EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: BS in Human Nutrition MS in Nutrition Over 25 years as a registered dietitian specializing in modifying eating behavior to promote health in pediatric, adolescent, young adults and older adults.
Team approach with the client/patient as the person who facilitates the direction of the treatment plan. I negotiate with the client/patient to make changes within the comfort zone of meeting goals and within a safe environment.
I feel you can recover from an eating disorder and I define recovery as: As with many chronic conditions, clients/patients may experience periods of remission or optimal eating behaviors, but in some cases a “trigger” may create a cascade of undesirable eating and/or exercise behaviors.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Children, Couples, Ethnic Minorities, Families, Females, Males, Seniors
CONDITIONS TREATED: Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Bulimia Nervosa, Compulsive Exercise, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Overeater, Overweight
TREATMENT APPROACHES: Nutritional Counseling
TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient, Inpatient, Phone Counseling, E-Therapy(email)Support, Experienced in working as part of a team.
FEES: Cash, “Provider out of the network” in a PPO, will bill on behalf of patient.